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...

Breakfast Braid with Ham, Mushrooms, Cheddar, Green Onions, and Scrambled Eggs

Breakfast Braid with Ham, Mushrooms, Cheddar, Green Onions, and Scrambled Eggs

I made this breakfast braid for my husband and I while our kids ate the German Pancake Topped with Cinnamon and Sugar.  It was super easy to make and it tasted fantastic.    The eggs were light and fluffy,...

Chicken Breasts with Tomato Herb Pan Sauce

Chicken Breasts with Tomato Herb Pan Sauce

I saw this recipe on Epicurious and I couldn’t wait to make it.  I love how light, healthy, and fresh this recipe tasted.  The chicken was moist and tender and the tomato herb pan sauce was so flavorful.  I...

Brown Rice with Grilled Vegetables

Brown Rice with Grilled Vegetables

I had leftover brown rice to use up but I didn’t want to eat plain old rice.  I grabbed a zucchini, some mushrooms, red & orange bell pepper, and red onion then grilled them in a grill pan due...

German Pancake Topped with Cinnamon and Sugar

German Pancake Topped with Cinnamon and Sugar

My husband and I went to see one of my very favorite singers, Greg Laswell, in Portland on Saturday night.  The concert was in a great little venue called Mississippi Studios and we had prime seats in the balcony....

Greek Nachos

Greek Nachos

I have a new favorite lunch.  Seriously… I loved it so much I may make it again for dinner.   I grabbed a tortilla, hummus, pepperoncinis, roasted bell pepper, tomato, red onion, kalamata olives, and feta cheese out of...