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....

Homemade Seasoned Salt

Homemade Seasoned Salt

I needed seasoned salt for a marinade I was making and of course I didn’t have any on hand and I had absolutely NO desire to go to the grocery store. Thankfully, I found some recipes online and got...

Strawberry Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

Strawberry Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

I am thankful I am feeling better today. Since my kids were so great yesterday, while I was dealing with a terrible headache, I decided to surprise them with muffins as their after school snack today. They came home...

Vegetable, White Bean, and Orzo Soup

Vegetable, White Bean, and Orzo Soup

Recipe revisited… I spent the day with my curtains closed and ice packs on my head due to an excruciating headache that has left me useless. Obviously, I am not able to cook a new recipe tonight so I thought I...

Thin Omelet with Caramelized Onions, Sautéed Mushrooms, Ham, Spinach, and Brie

Thin Omelet with Caramelized Onions, Sautéed Mushrooms, Ham, Spinach, and Brie

Do you ever create a recipe simply because you are craving something? While at the gym this morning, all I could think about is caramelized onions. Seriously. When I got home, I decided to make a thin (1 egg)...

Brie, Ham, and Spicy Mango Jelly Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Brie, Ham, and Spicy Mango Jelly Grilled Cheese Sandwich

The title may be a mouthful but it’s a delicious mouthful! I was recently sent some bread by Dave’s Killer Bread Company and I was really excited to make a sandwich with it. They sent me a loaf of...

Basmati Rice with Roasted Fennel, Bell Pepper, Zucchini, and Squash

Basmati Rice with Roasted Fennel, Bell Pepper, Zucchini, and Squash

I wanted to make a simple and healthy side dish to pair with the Chicken Paillard with a Garlic Lemon Dill Sauce and Lemony Spinach Sauté with Heirloom Tomatoes and Feta Cheese that I was serving for dinner. I roasted some veggies I...