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Banana, Blueberry, and Strawberry Pancakes

My kids wanted pancakes for breakfast so I looked around my kitchen to see what kind I could make for them. I had a few blueberries left as well as a very ripe banana and some strawberries. I used...

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Lemon Poppy Seed Blueberry Muffins

I found a recipe for these muffins on the blog A Dash of Sass and they looked amazing. I adapted them a bit by using half whole wheat flour and half regular flour. I also added extra blueberries and...

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Roasted Chicken Thighs with Tomatoes, Garlic, Asparagus, and Mushrooms

I picked up some chicken thighs recently and started looking online for recipe ideas. Suddenly, while perusing Tastespotting, I envisioned some simply roasted chicken thighs with roasted tomatoes, mushrooms, asparagus, onions and garlic. Simple. Delicious. I loved this recipe,...

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Marjie’s Cool Rise Honey Lemon Wheat Bread

I have a little secret… I am terrified of yeast and bread making but it is a fear I am trying to conquer. My biggest inspiration is Marjie, a master bread baker. She’s is constantly baking bread for her...

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Roast Beef, Cheddar and Pepperocini Sandwich

As I made the Roast Beef with Basil, Oregano and Garlic, I envisioned the tasty roast beef sandwich I would make for lunch the following day and I couldn’t wait. The following day, I grabbed a sandwich thin, leftover...

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Chicken Tetrazzini

I had leftover chicken to use up as well as some mushrooms so I decided to make Chicken Tetrazzini. When looking on the web to find recipe ideas, I noticed that all the recipes called for loads of butter...

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Oven Roasted Broccoli

If you read my blog you know I love roasting everything. After several sunny days we are back to cloudy and cold weather so I decided to roast some broccoli to go with the Roast Beef with Basil, Oregano...

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Roast Beef with Basil, Oregano and Garlic

I was looking for a tasty recipe for roast beef and found one over at The Crepes of Wrath. I had the same cut of beef and all the ingredients so I decided to give her recipe a try....

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Sweet and Sour Chicken

I wanted to use up some fresh pineapple I had in the refrigerator so I decided to try a recipe for Sweet and Sour Chicken that I found on Simply Recipes a long time ago. It was such an...

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Taco Soup

I am always looking for new soup recipes as well as Mexican recipes. My friend Jen told me about a taco soup recipe she tried and loved so I was excited to make it. I adapted the original Food...