Broiled Grapefruit with Caramelized Sugar

Broiled Grapefruit with Caramelized Sugar

I would never have thought to broil grapefruit until I saw it on Maria’s site, Two Peas and Their Pod.  It looked really simple to make and so delicious.  I happened to have a grapefruit lying around so I...

Balsamic Green Beans with Red Onions and Shallots

Balsamic Green Beans with Red Onions and Shallots

I served this side dish that I found in the January/February 2012 Cooking Light issue with the Chicken Cacciatore I made recently.  The beans had a nice tangy flavor and the onions and shallots melted in my mouth.  I...

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore

I found this recipe in the March 2012 Cooking Light that looked too good to resist.  The recipe was fairly quick and simple to make and turned out delicious.  I adapted the recipe a bit by using boneless, skinless...

Turkey Italian Sausage, Pepperoni, Mushroom, Olive, and Jalapeno Pizza

Turkey Italian Sausage, Pepperoni, Mushroom, Olive, and Jalapeno Pizza

I had plans with a girlfriend for dinner so I made a quick pizza for my husband and two little mini pepperoni pizzas for my children for dinner.  My husband finds this particular pizza dough and sauce a little...

Spaghetti with Asparagus, Mushrooms, Parmesan, and a Poached Egg

Spaghetti with Asparagus, Mushrooms, Parmesan, and a Poached Egg

Wow!  This was such a delicious lunch!  I was craving pasta and eggs so I decided to combine the two and see how it would turn out.  I found asparagus, mushrooms, and Parmesan in my refrigerator which are ingredients I love...

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Testing, Testing… is anyone out there?

Well, I think we have finally gotten through the tough, frustrating, and stressful portion of changing the website.  The problem was with the hosting company I was using.  Although they were really nice, helpful, and courteous, they just weren’t able...

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Update:

In the process of making my website work for all of my readers and to fix the problems that we have been having,  my web designer has to do some work on the website.  I have been advised to...

Valentines Day Recipe Ideas

Valentines Day Recipe Ideas

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY!!!! Here are a few recipes that will hopefully bring a smile to your sweetheart’s face and will make your Valentines Day extra special.   Cilantro and Lime Crab Salad in Avocado Halves Roasted Tomato Caprese Salad...

Parmesan and Tomato Baked Egg with Toast Soldiers

Parmesan and Tomato Baked Egg with Toast Soldiers

I have been seeing egg dishes with something called soldiers for awhile now.  I did some research and the soldiers are just strips of toast.  The toast is cut into strips to make dipping into the egg easier.  I...

Italian Panko and Parmesan Crusted Pork Chops

Italian Panko and Parmesan Crusted Pork Chops

I love quick and simple recipes that taste fantastic and this is one of them.  I combined some Parmesan cheese with Italian seasoned panko crumbs together to make a tasty crust that made these pork chops really delicious.  The pork turned...