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...

Chicken Paillard with a Lemon Dill Sauce

Chicken Paillard with a Garlic Lemon Dill Sauce

I was thinking recently that I have never made a lemon dill sauce for anything other than fish and seafood. I am not sure why so I decided to make it with chicken. I pounded the chicken breasts thin...

Lemony Spinach Sauté with Heirloom Tomatoes and Feta Cheese

Lemony Spinach Sauté with Heirloom Tomatoes and Feta Cheese

This is my new favorite way to make spinach. I loved the sweet heirloom tomatoes with the tangy lemon and salty feta. This side dish took just a couple of minutes to make and paired very nicely with the...

Egg & Avocado Open Faced Sandwich

Egg & Avocado Open Faced Sandwich

I wanted a healthy breakfast to start the day off right and to give me some extra energy for my workout at the gym. I grabbed a leftover piece of French bread and toasted it then spread some avocado...

Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

I recently tried Baked (Hard Boiled) Eggs and loved the way they turned out. It was too hot to turn the oven on so I decided to try perfecting my boiling method. Normally, when I boil them, there always ends...

Asian Steak Tacos

Asian Steak Tacos

I first made these tacos while we were camping in Central Oregon and we all loved them so much I decided to make them again and share the recipe with you. I marinated the beef for two days and...