Asian Shrimp Tacos

Asian Shrimp Tacos

This is my new favorite taco recipe that I adapted from a recipe from Cooking with Books. I love the Asian twist to the flavorings –  the spicy sriracha mayonnaise, the crispy slaw, and the juicy shrimp on a flour...

Spicy Asian Cucumber and Tomato Salad with Cilantro

Spicy Asian Cucumber and Tomato Salad with Cilantro

I was serving some Asian tacos for dinner and wanted a fresh and healthy side dish with a kick. I adapted a recipe I found on Food and Wine to suit our tastes. This salad was flavorful, crunchy, sweet,...

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Vacation Recap

What a fun and busy two weeks we have had. We traveled down the road in our motor home to attend  my cousin’s wedding celebration in Idaho. It was a beautiful day and so much fun visiting with my...

Oh my...

Oh my…

… look at the mountain of laundry I have to do! We just got back from a two week road trip in our motor home. I have lots of laundry to do then I’ll be back to cooking and...

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Fourth of July Round Up

Here are some recipe ideas for your Fourth of July get together.  Cheers!   Tomato Salad with Fresh Herbs and a Balsamic Reduction   Mom’s Potato Salad with a Twist   Taco Salad   Caprese Salad   Avocado and...

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Summer Sandwiches

I love making sandwiches for dinner in the summer. It’s a great way to use up leftover ingredients in the refrigerator, to keep meals from being too heavy, and from heating up the kitchen. Here are some of my...

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Summer Treats

Sometimes it’s just too hot to cook so why not indulge in a fun and tasty treat instead!! White Chocolate Dipped Pretzels   Fruit Kebabs with Melted Chocolate   Citrus Berry Smoothie   Toffee Crunch Dip with Apple Slices...

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Light Summer Recipes

Sometimes simple is best. Here are a few simple recipe ideas for those hot and busy summer days. Cheers! Homemade Granola   Fluffy Scrambled Eggs and Avocado Slices on Toast   Banana Oatmeal Bread   Tomato and Basil Sandwich...

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Summer Salads

Well, it’s that time of year again. I am going to take the next week off to spend time with my family, hang out with my kids, visit with friends, and relax. I’ll be leaving you with some fun...

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Asian Feast – Menu Plan

It’s that time of year again – SUMMER BREAK!  I am taking the next two weeks off from the blog to hangout with my family and friends, head to a wedding reception, go on fun adventures, camp, play board...