Flourless Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookies

Flourless Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Cookies

Just a quick note to say THANK YOU for the wonderful e-mails and comments you left me about my cat Casey.  I am so very thankful for the kind words, love, and prayers you have sent our way.  I...

Roasted Garlic Couscous with Tomatoes, Dill, Onion, and Spinach

Roasted Garlic Couscous with Tomatoes, Dill, Onion, and Spinach

I don’t normally share a lot of personal stuff on my blog… I am not sure why because I am usually an open book.  I found out this week that my cat has cancer and it’s only a matter...

Salmon with Garlic, Lemon, and Dill

Salmon with Garlic, Lemon, and Dill

My husband was in the mood for salmon so I found a beautiful & FRESH Sockeye Salmon at the store today. I decided to keep it healthy and simple because that’s how we like it. I wanted to get...

Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups with a Slow Simmered Meat Sauce

Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups with a Slow Simmered Meat Sauce

We had friends over for dinner so I decided to make lasagna roll ups.  I slow simmered a meat sauce for hours which made it so flavorful and delicious.  I combined ricotta, basil, spinach, garlic, mozzarella, and Parmesan together to make...

Father's Day Round-Up

Father’s Day Round-Up

In honor of Father’s Day, I will leave you with some of my husband’s very favorite recipes in hopes that they will give you some ideas for your Father’s Day celebration.  Cheers! BREAKFAST:  LUNCH: DINNER: DESSERT:

Mediterranean Grilled Shrimp Kebabs

Mediterranean Grilled Shrimp Kebabs

I loved this recipe that I adapted from Food.com.  I planned on grilling these shrimp (aren’t you proud Chris?) but alas it started raining right before I made dinner so I broke out my trusty grill pan (I know...

Mediterranean Pasta Salad

Mediterranean Pasta Salad

I saw this recipe on Lynda’s Recipe Box this morning and decided right then and there to make it for dinner.  It was a snap to make and tasted fantastic.  I really loved this pasta salad and both of...

Pan Grilled Flank Steak with Soy-Mustard Sauce

Pan Grilled Flank Steak with Soy-Mustard Sauce

I found this Cooking Light recipe on My Recipes that looked too good to resist.  I loved that the steak was simply seasoned with sea salt, freshly cracked pepper, and garlic powder then served along side a very delicious...

Pan Grilled Asparagus with Lemon Shallot Vinaigrette

Pan Grilled Asparagus with Lemon Shallot Vinaigrette

I found this recipe on Kitchen Daily and it sounded perfect for my family.  It was simple, quick, and delicious.  Both of my kids LOVED the vinaigrette and said it actually made asparagus taste good… they don’t care for...

Strawberry & Chocolate Shortcake Parfait

Strawberry & Chocolate Shortcake Parfait

My daughter has had a couple of tough days at school this week so I wanted to make her a special treat to cheer her up.  After looking through my cupboards, freezer, and fridge, I came up with these...