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Shredded Beef and Cheddar Baked Flautas

We had our friends come over to celebrate my dear friend Kyle’s birthday. For her birthday dinner she requested some shredded beef flautas with homemade salsa and fresh guacamole. This meal was simple to make and tasted amazing. The...

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Roasted Tomato and Vegetable Soup

I got another bag of delicious tomatoes from my sweet and generous neighbors, Jack and Mary this weekend. Since it has been raining and cold lately, I decided to make a big pot of vegetable soup with a roasted...

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Avocado and Tomato Salad

I found some beautiful tomatoes at the store recently and decided to make a very simple salad featuring the tomatoes and fresh avocado. I seasoned them simply with sea salt, freshly cracked pepper, along with a drizzle of olive...

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Southwestern Cream of Chicken Soup

This is another recipe from Cuisine at Home – I love that magazine! This recipe just called my name when I saw it. I love Southwestern flavors and creamy soup so this one was perfect for me. I used...

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Roasted Chicken and Pineapple Quesadilla

I saw this recipe on The Pioneer Woman’s site recently and couldn’t wait to make it for lunch. I made these for my son and I with the leftover Slow Roasted Chicken with Cilantro-Lime Butter and they turned out fantastic....

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Slow Roasted Chicken with Cilantro-Lime Butter

Fall is my favorite time of year to cook. I love making soups, roasts, stews, and roasted chicken. I was in the mood for Mexican food so I decided to slow roast a chicken with cilantro-lime butter. It was...

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Penne with Sausage, Peppers, and Homemade Marinara

I am a lucky girl because I have a kind and generous neighbor named Jack. Not only is he a great guy he also has a green thumb and a very big garden. I looked out my window recently...

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Raspberry and Lemon Curd Galette with Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream

We were having friends over for dinner and they were bringing the dinner! I have the best friends. Anyway, since I wasn’t cooking I decided to bake a dessert. I love, love, love galettes, not only are the delicious...

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Pork and Mushroom Stew

When I saw a picture of this stew on the cover of Cuisine at HomeI knew I would be making it immediately. I love pork with apples so I was excited to give this recipe a try. The magazine...

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Spinach Salad with Maple-Dijon Vinaigrette

I’ve been wanting to make this salad for a long time because it looks so flavorful and delicious without being too bad for you. I finally had all the ingredients on hand and decided to make it and I...