Garlic and Fresh Herb Orzo

Garlic and Fresh Herb Orzo

I wanted to make a light and simple side dish to pair with the Dijon and Herb Panko-Crusted Halibut and the Green Beans with Lemon and Garlic I was serving for dinner. I had basil and parsley as well as tons of garlic...

Dijon and Herb Panko-Crusted Halibut

Dijon and Herb Panko-Crusted Halibut

My kids have been asking for more fish recipes lately. I picked up some freshly caught wild halibut and decided to season it with lemon juice, Dijon mustard and seasonings before topping it with a lemony herb panko topping....

Green Beans with Lemon and Garlic

Green Beans with Lemon and Garlic

I wanted a simple side dish to serve with the fish and orzo I was making for dinner. I had some green beans, lemon, and garlic so I decided to toss them all together. It was easy to prepare...

Fresh Herb and Garlic Pasta with Shrimp

Fresh Herb and Garlic Pasta with Shrimp

This was a throw together meal. I wasn’t in the mood to cook a big dinner so I grabbed a few things from the refrigerator and threw them together to make this pasta. We all, kids included, loved this...

Asparagus with Lemon and Feta

Asparagus with Lemon and Feta Cheese

This is a light, flavorful, and delicious side dish and it pairs well with most main entreés. My kids, who usually don’t love asparagus, gobbled it up. My son loved it with the feta while my daughter opted for...

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Mediterranean Pasta Salad

I wanted a healthy pasta salad to serve with the Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce I was making for dinner. I found this recipe at Cookie and Kate that looked perfect and it used what I already had on hand...

Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce

Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce

I was in the mood for a Greek gyro so I decided to make some using chicken breasts. I marinated the chicken in lemon juice, garlic, olive oil, and seasonings then cooked them in my grill pan. I placed...

Tzatziki Sauce

Tzatziki Sauce

I wanted to make a batch of tzatiki sauce for some gyros I was making for dinner. I found an Ina Garten recipe that looked perfect. It took only a few minutes to make and turned out delicious. It...

Blistered Tomato and Ricotta Bruschetta with Fresh Basil

Blistered Tomato and Ricotta Bruschetta with Fresh Basil

This is my new favorite lunch. I had leftover French bread to use up along with a little ricotta in the refrigerator and fresh basil. I toasted the bread then mixed the ricotta with fresh basil and seasonings. I...

Greek Style Panko Crusted Chicken Breasts topped with Tomatoes, Kalamata Olives, Feta, and Basil

Greek Style Panko Crusted Chicken Breasts topped with Tomatoes, Kalamata Olives, Feta, and Basil AND a Cracker Barrel Giveaway

I made this recipe up as I went. I was in the mood for chicken with a Mediterranean flavor. I seasoned up some plain panko crumbs with fresh basil, lemon zest, oregano, garlic, sea salt and freshly cracked pepper, to...