What I’m Excited to Make in May is a collection of delicious, seasonal recipes that highlights produce like avocados, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, and more! Plus, I’ve included some extra flavorful dishes to make sure you are armed and ready for Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day!

greek croissant egg casserole

Heyyyyy, May!

I’m ready for you and warmer weather!

Here in Colorado folks are getting ready to plant their gardens and I couldn’t be more excited because this year we will finally have one! The hardest part will be deciding what goes into said boxes. Any suggestions?

Anyway, as we enter the last month of spring we’ve got a lot of events, produce highlights, and just overall yummy food to make this month. You’ll find the following produce in season:

  • Avocado
  • Blueberries
  • Kale
  • Mushrooms
  • Onions
  • Peas
  • Raspberries
  • Strawberries
Al Pastor Baked Chicken Tacos with Shishito Pepper Salsa

If you are looking for a specific ingredient, don’t forget to check out our dedicated ingredients page! Just click on any ingredient you wish to cook and it will pull all of the specific recipes using said ingredients. It’s super cool! Click to find the Recipe Index!

Cinco de Mayo

mexican street corn

Mother’s Day

Old School Banana Cake with Chocolate Ginger Ganache www.cllimbinggriermountain.com

Memorial Day

jalapeno margarita watermelon slices


strawberry basil cobbler www.climbinggriermountain.com


mumbai baked salmon with avocado salsa