Cobb Salad

Cobb Salad

I just found my new favorite salad. This may not be a traditional Cobb Salad because  I used turkey breast instead of chicken and feta cheese instead of blue cheese, but that’s what I had on hand, so that’s...

Berry Skewers with a Coconut Lime Yogurt Dip

Berry Skewers with a Coconut Lime Yogurt Dip

This was a fun and simple after school snack that I threw together today. The kids love fruit skewers and I thought it would be fun to make a dip for them. I grabbed a Greek coconut yogurt and...

Scrambled Eggs and Roasted Asparagus on Toasted Sourdough

Scrambled Eggs and Roasted Asparagus on Toasted Sourdough

I wanted a healthy and light lunch so I went to see what was in the refrigerator. I found fresh eggs, asparagus, and a little leftover sourdough. I toasted the sourdough then layered it with fluffy scrambled eggs and...

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Leftover Ideas….

I don’t know about you but I have a ton of hard boiled eggs and ham sitting in my refrigerator. Here are some recipe ideas for your leftovers.   Egg Salad Sandwich   Deviled Eggs   Brie, Ham, Potato,...

Baked Asian Chicken Wings

Baked Asian Chicken Wings

My whole family loves Asian food so I have been experimenting more with it. I saw these wings on Up Close & Tasty that looked terrific. I adapted it a bit by baking them in the oven instead of...

Spicy Green Beans

Spicy Green Beans

I needed to make a veggie for dinner and I found green beans in the fridge.  I wanted the beans to pair nicely with the chicken I was baking and the Sesame Noodles with Sautéed Shiitake Mushrooms and Kale...

Sesame Noodles with Sautéed Shiitake Mushrooms and Kale

Sesame Noodles with Sautéed Shiitake Mushrooms and Kale

I wanted to make a Noodle side dish to pair with the Asian chicken I was making for dinner. I kept sautéed some shiitake and mushrooms before tossing them with a soy sesame sauce and whole wheat pasta. They...

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Hoisin Sauce

I was making an Asian themed dinner and realized the marinade for the chicken required hoisin sauce and of course I didn’t have any. Thankfully, the site I found the marinade recipe on, Up Close & Tasty, also had...

Coconut Vodka and Pineapple Juice

Coconut Vodka and Pineapple Juice

We worked on building a wood shed all weekend. My husband did all the hard work. I did a pretty good job of fetching, measuring, and digging when needed. I mostly tried to stay out of his way. At...

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Peanut Butter Cup Brownie Bites

We were having friends over for dinner last night, so I decided to make a treat for dessert. My friend Currié loves peanut butter and chocolate combined so when I found this recipe on Chocolate Therapy, I knew it...