Linguine with Turkey Italian Sausage, Tomatoes, and Kale Soup

Linguine with Chicken Italian Sausage, Tomatoes, and Kale Soup

I just turned my favorite pasta dish into a soup! The last time I made Linguine with Turkey Italian Sausage, Tomatoes, Arugula, and Ciliengini, I added a bit of extra broth to the sauce and the following days leftovers seemed...

Cinnamon-Sugar Pumpkin Muffins

Cinnamon-Sugar Pumpkin Muffins

I surprised my kids today by making them these muffins for their after school snack. I found this recipe on The Kitchen Paper  and it looked amazing. I adapted the recipe just a bit by adding some whole wheat...

Garlicky Snow Pea and Shiitake Sauté

Garlicky Snow Pea and Shiitake Sauté

One of my favorite flavor combinations is soy sauce with melted butter – it’s excellent on most any sautéed veggie or potato. I’ve been using this combination of vegetables since I was in college and I never get sick...

Teriyaki Glazed Chicken Hindquarters

Teriyaki Glazed Chicken Hindquarters

I wanted to make some teriyaki chicken thighs for dinner but my local grocery was completely out so I grabbed these hindquarters. I decided to season them simply then pan sear them before baking them in the oven. I...

Chow Mein

Chow Mein

When I saw this Panda Express copycat recipe for their chow mein on Damn Delicious I decided to make it for dinner. My kids love the chow mein at Panda Express and I really like that I can now...

Panko Crusted Portobello Mushroom with Boursin, Braised Kale, and Heirloom Tomato

Panko Crusted Portobello Mushroom with Boursin, Braised Kale, and Heirloom Tomato

This is seriously my new favorite recipe and I am so glad I made it! My husband and I try to meet for a lunch date every week. We found this great pub which has delicious and gourmet food...

Roasted Veggie Pasta Salad with Lemon and Feta

Roasted Veggie Pasta Salad with Lemon and Feta

I wanted a healthy side dish to the portobello burgers I was making for dinner. Since it was a cold & rainy day outside, I decided to roast some veggies and toss them with whole wheat pasta, some lemon,...

Strawberry-Filled Brownie Bites

Strawberry-Filled Brownie Bites

While on a lunch date with my daughter she asked if she could create a dessert for her and her brother to take to school in their lunches. I said absolutely! After searching through lots of recipes she decided...

Baked Ranch Chicken Thighs

Baked Ranch Chicken Thighs

I was honored to get a copy of a great new cookbook written by my friend Chris from Nibble Me This. It’s called The Kamado Smoker & Grill Cookbook and it’s filled with mouth watering recipes, excellent photos, and...

Sliced Heirloom Tomato and Avocado Salad with Basil and Shaved Parmesan

Sliced Heirloom Tomato and Avocado Salad with Basil and Shaved Parmesan

This really isn’t much of a recipe but it was so delicious I had to share it with you. I found some lovely heirloom tomatoes at the market and had an avocado, fresh basil, and shaved parmesan at home....