Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

My generous neighbor Jack, who happens to have an amazing green thumb, gave me a couple beautiful zucchinis from his garden. My kids asked if I would make chocolate zucchini bread but I decided to make muffins instead because...

Moo Shu Pork

Moo Shu Pork

I have been loving my most recent issue of the Food Network Magazine. I have found so many wonderful recipes to try and they have all turned out delicious. I was excited to try their version of moo shu...

Chicago Style Hot Dog

Chicago Style Hot Dog

I have never had a hot dog without ketchup so I was a little leery about trying a Chicago style dog. I found a tempting looking photo of this hot dog in my newest Food Network Magazine and since...

Mozzarella Bruschetta

Mozzarella Bruschetta

I was recently sent a cookbook called Organically Raised: Conscious Cooking for Babies and Toddlersby Anni Daulter. I really enjoyed this cookbook and I wish I would have had it when my kids were first born. It’s filled with...

Steakhouse Kebabs

Steakhouse Kebabs

  When I saw this recipe in my newest Food Network Magazine, I knew I would make them immediately. What’s not to love about this simple and delicious recipe? These kebabs include steak, potatoes, mushrooms, onions, and tomatoes –...

Banana Cake with Streusel Topping

Banana Cake with Streusel Topping

I had three very ripe bananas to use up so my daughter and I decided to make a banana cake with streusel topping. I made the mistake of putting the cake in a small 8×8 pan instead of a...

Baked Halibut Topped with Zucchini, Tomato, Dill, and Feta

Baked Halibut Topped with Zucchini, Tomato, Dill, and Feta

I bought some halibut recently and decided to bake it topped with a mixture of zucchini, tomato, dill, onion, and feta cheese. This recipe was really simple to make and tasted wonderful. I loved that this dish was hearty...

Chicken Rice Noodle Salad with Peanuts and Spicy Lime Vinaigrette

Chicken Rice Noodle Salad with Peanuts and Spicy Lime Vinaigrette

I found this recipe on the Thai Kitchenwebsite and was excited to give it a try. My family loves Asian noodle salads so this one was sure to be a hit. It was easy to make and took very...

Red Curry Pork with Tomatoes and Snow Peas over Jasmine Rice

Red Curry Pork with Tomatoes and Snow Peas over Jasmine Rice

I love getting packages in the mail, especially if they contain tasty food. I received a kitchen kit from Thai Kitchenrecently and was very excited to cook with their products. I am intimidated when it comes to cooking Asian...

Eggs Barbacoa

Eggs Barbacoa

I saw a recipe in Cooking Light from a restaurant called Cafe Pasqual’s and I couldn’t wait to make it! I love Mexican food and lately I have been trying more dishes that include eggs. I cooked the meat...