Light and Tangy Cole Slaw

Light and Tangy Cole Slaw

I found this cole slaw recipe on Epicurious that looked and sounded fantastic.  I adapted it a bit to work with what ingredients I had on hand and it turned out really delicious.  I loved the sweet and tangy...

Have you ever had...

Have you ever had…

… a complete baking failure?  Well, I did today.  I tried creating and baking some cookies today that turned out to be a TOTAL flop!   I was really excited about these cookies and now I am just filled with...

Roasted Vegetable and Swiss Cheese Baked Frittata

Roasted Vegetable and Swiss Cheese Baked Frittata

I was craving roasted veggies and I was in the mood for breakfast for dinner so I decided to throw some roasted veggies and Swiss cheese together with eggs to make a tasty and flavorful baked frittata.  I loved...

Chicken Cordon Bleu

Chicken Cordon Bleu

I recently came across a Cooking Light recipe for Chicken Cordon Bleu and realized I had never had it before.  I happened to have all of the ingredients at home so I decided to give the recipe a try.  I adapted...

Mini Chicken Meatball, Pasta, and Vegetable Soup

Mini Chicken Meatball, Pasta, and Vegetable Soup

It’s been cold and rainy and my children have had a tough month due to walking pneumonia so I decided to make a big pot of comforting and healthy soup.  I usually use beef or turkey to make meatballs...

Mini Steak and Bean Taco Cups

Mini Steak and Bean Taco Cups

Hi everyone!  I have been informed by some longtime readers that they had to re-sign up for my feeds.  It looks like the old Blogger URL won’t work for the feeds any longer so you will need to sign...

Maple-Cinnamon Oatmeal Cookies

Maple-Cinnamon Oatmeal Cookies

My kids have had a tough month this month.  They both have had walking pneumonia, high fevers, terrible coughs, and my son also had the stomach flu.  Poor things!  I decided to make some cookies because what makes a...

Dill Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Dill Chicken Salad Sandwiches

I saw this sandwich on Cooking Classy that looked so hearty, delicious, and filled with great flavors and textures that I couldn’t wait to try it.  I had leftover roasted chicken so I threw it together with a tangy...

Chicken Tostadas with Avocado Dressing

Chicken Tostadas with Avocado Dressing

I saw this recipe in the September 2011 issue of Cooking Light and couldn’t wait to make it.  I didn’t have time to roast a chicken so I picked up a rotisserie  chicken from the store to use.  I added...

Succotash with Avocado, Tomato, and Cotija Cheese

Succotash with Avocado, Tomato, and Cotija Cheese

I saw this recipe in Everyday Food awhile back and saved it for the summer.  I couldn’t wait.  I had all the ingredients on hand and even though I used frozen corn & lima beans it turned out tasting...