Grilled Corn Pico de Gallo

Grilled Corn Pico De Gallo

I saw a recipe on Epicurious that looked tasty and knew it would pair nicely with the Chipotle Cumin Chicken Thighs I was making for dinner. I adapted the recipe to suit our tastes by adding fresh garlic and a little...

Chipotle Cumin Chicken Thighs

Chipotle Cumin Chicken Thighs

I saw a recipe on Simply Scratch that looked delicious. I adapted the recipe by adding a bit more spices, a little less olive oil, and chicken thighs instead of breasts. The spicy flavor combination was excellent and the...

Sautéed Shishito Peppers with Himalayan Salt and Lime

Sautéed Shishito Peppers with Himalayan Salt and Lime

My sister once told me how wonderful Japanese shishito peppers are so when I saw a bag of them at Trader’s Joe’s this week I grabbed them. After talking to my sister, I decided to prepare them like she did....

Parade's Community Table ~ 15 Egg Recipes perfect for Any Time of Day

Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Egg Recipes perfect for Any Time of Day

Click here to head over to this weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table: 15 Egg Recipes perfect for Any Time of Day I love eggs and I am thankful that my children finally love eggs too, although my daughter still only...

Teriyaki Chicken and Vegetable Rice Bowl

Teriyaki Chicken and Vegetable Rice Bowl

I’ve been craving Asian flavors so I decided to pair a few of my favorite recipes and make a light and delicious rice bowl for dinner. I made Teriyaki Chicken Thighs, Asian Vegetable Stir Fry, and Garlic Rice then...

Technical Difficulties

Technical Difficulties

I have been dealing with technical difficulties for a few days. I am very sorry for the slow load time, problems commenting, and also pinning recipes to Pinterest. I have my hosting company trying to fix these problems. I...

Tropical Parfait

Tropical Parfait

It’s been in the 90’s for several days here in Portland – UGH. I am not a fan of that kind of heat! I thought a tropical parfait would cool my kids down after school today and I was...

Breakfast Enchiladas

Breakfast Enchiladas

My daughter and husband both requested Mexican food for Friday night’s dinner so I made up a batch of refried beans, shredded beef, and enchilada sauce then made enchiladas. They were delicious and we all loved them. Today, I remembered that I...

Parade's Community Table ~ 20 Fresh and Delicious Summer Salads

Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Fresh and Delicious Summer Salads

Click here to head over to this weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table: 20 Fresh and Delicious Summer Salads It’s salad season here in Oregon. The weather has been beautiful and warm with lots of blue skies! I have a...

Baked Portobello Mushroom Fries

Baked Portobello Mushroom Fries

We have been eating more meatless meals during the week. I wanted to try something new with portobello mushrooms and I saw a recipe on The Missing Lokness that looked terrific. I served these panko fries with warmed Boursin cheese and...