Roasted Chicken Procençal

Roasted Chicken Provençal

I was in the mood to make roasted chicken but wanted to try something new. I grabbed one of my favorite cookbooks, Tyler’s Ultimate, and found this recipe. I adapted the recipe to suit my family’s tastes. The chicken...

Garlicky Orzo with Roasted Vegetables

Garlicky Orzo with Roasted Vegetables

I was roasting a chicken for dinner and wanted a nice healthy side dish to serve with it. I looked through my pantry and refrigerator to see what I had on hand. I found some orzo, garlic, yellow squash,...

Garlic and Chive Mashed Potatoes

Garlic and Chive Mashed Potatoes

I wanted to serve some sort of potato dish to go with the Balsamic and Dijon Marinated Flank Steak and the Balsamic Roasted Tomatoes with Fresh Basil. I decided to try something a little different with these mashed potatoes. Instead of...

Balsamic and Dijon Marinated Flank Steak

Balsamic and Dijon Marinated Flank Steak

Flank steak is our favorite cut of beef. It’s lean yet very tender and flavorful and it’s a great cut of beef to marinate. I found a recipe for a flank steak marinade on Kalyn’s Kitchen that sounded perfect...

Balsamic Roasted Tomatoes with Fresh Basil

Balsamic Roasted Tomatoes with Fresh Basil

I was making flank steak for dinner and wanted to pair it with some roasted tomatoes. I drizzled the tomatoes with olive oil and balsamic vinegar then seasoned them with a bit of sea salt, freshly cracked pepper, and...

Spicy Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup with Basil

Spicy Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup

It was cool enough to have a little fire burning yesterday morning… I love Autumn! I decided to make soup for dinner and I was craving some sort of tomato soup. I came across this recipe by Culinary Colleen...

Roasted Zucchini, Tomato, and Rice Gratin

Roasted Zucchini, Tomato, and Rice Gratin

I saw this recipe over at Heather Homemade that looked delicious and simple – plus it used ingredients I had on hand. It was fun and easy to make and tasted really delicious with the Pork Medallions with a Balsamic...

Wilted Spinach with Dried Cherries and Pine Nuts

Wilted Spinach with Dried Cherries and Pine Nuts

This dish was a big hit with all of us. We loved the sweet and tangy cherries tossed with the wilted spinach and toasted pine nuts. The balsamic vinegar gave such a great flavor boost to this side dish....

Pork Medallions with a Balsamic Honey Mustard Sauce

Pork Medallions with a Balsamic Honey Mustard Sauce

I haven’t made a pork tenderloin for quite awhile so I decided to make one for dinner. I found a tasty looking marinade at The Dinnervine that looked delicious. The marinade was a snap to put together and the pork...

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Chocolate-Peanut Butter Granola Apple Bites

I was trying to find a fun and quick after school treat that would put a smile of my kids’ faces. I found this recipe by The Comfort of Cooking that looked perfect and I just happened to have all the...