Thai Mango Salad and Grilled Mangoes

My whole entire life I've wanted to be a Mango Mentor (well, erm...whole life = since I heard about the National Mango Board a few weeks ago). Voting ends today. If you haven't voted yet, head to the Lets Mango Facebook Page, watch the videos and then vote for the best Mango Mentor Candidate (i.e., Christine Pittman).To show you that I have a talent for all things mango and that I'm worthy of the Mango Mentor title, today I'm sharing two recipes with you. ...more

Trading Corn for Mangoes and Spicy Creamy Smoky Sweet Corn Recipe

My current corn series began yesterday with Corn for Supper. However, last night I found out that I’m a finalist in the National Mango Board Mango Mentor Contest. That’s right, I could be your very own Mango Mentor. Just go to this Facebook page, scroll down to Christine, click play and vote for me while you learn how to cut a mango. It feels strange to be talking corn when I’m thinking mango. I’ve decided to give in. Next week I’ll be talking all mango all the time. If you were looking forward to more corniness, don’t worry. I’ve got some corn and mango ideas that I want to try. And, to show that I do care about your corn-love, I’ve got my favorite ever corn recipe for you today. ...more