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Grilled Chicken with Mustard-Tarragon Sauce

I adapted this recipe from one I found in the most recent Cooking Light magazine (October 2009). It was very simple to make and tasted really, really delicious. The chicken turned out moist and tender while the sauce was...

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Quinoa with Caramelzied Red Onion, Bell Peppers and Garlic

I’ve been wanting to try quinoa for a long time so I finally picked up a box at Trader Joe’s. I decided to combine it with some caramelized onions, peppers and garlic for extra flavor. It was quick and...

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Green Chile and Ham Quiche with a Potato Crust

Green Chile and Ham Quiche with a Potato Crust: Recipe and photos by For the Love of  Cooking.net   1 1/2 – 2 russet potatoes, sliced very thin 1 tsp olive oil 1/2 sweet yellow onion, diced 1 cup...

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Caprese Skewers

My dear friend Kyle was having a small get together for her birthday and she asked me to bring a couple of appetizers. I’ve been wanting to make caprese skewers for a long time so I decided to make...

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Peanut Butter, Oatmeal, and Chocolate Chip Cookies

My dear friend Currié gave me this recipe and my kids and I were so excited to make these cookies together. They were extremely easy to make and tasted so delicious. I loved the peanut butter flavor with the...

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Pork Chops with a Sweet Chili Soy Sauce

I wanted a quick and tasty way to make pork chops. I decided to combine some sweet chili sauce with a bit of soy sauce for a sweet, salty and spicy sauce to top the chops. I simply seasoned...

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Spicy Peanut Asian Noodle Salad

I really enjoyed the spicy peanut vinaigrette I recently picked up from Trader Joe’s. I had a bit of the dressing leftover to use up so I decided to make my Asian Noodle Salad with the spicy peanut vinaigrette...

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Cinnamon Banana Pancakes

I usually make pancakes for my kids every Saturday morning. I really loved the Blueberry Pancakes I recently made so I decided to adapt that recipe to make cinnamon banana pancakes. They were very easy to make and so...

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Portobella Mushroom Ravioli with Roasted Garlic and Basil Marinara

My husband was telling our friends the other day that he LOVES a simple marinara sauce so I decided to make a roasted garlic and basil marinara for him. I used a bunch of the tomatoes my generous neighbor...

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Extra Mushroom, Garlic and Fresh Tomato Pizza

We are huge pizza fans in our house and we make homemade pizza often. I try to change the flavors so we won’t get bored plus it’s a great way to use up extra ingredients we have in the...