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Roasted Vegetable, Feta Cheese, and Fresh Basil Pizza

It was another busy day and I didn’t feel like making a big meal for dinner. I had pizza dough to use up in the refrigerator so I decided to make a pizza. I roasted some mushrooms, tomatoes, and...

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General Tsao Chicken with Brown Rice and Broccoli

I didn’t have time to do an elaborate recipe today after taking the kids to swimming lessons after school. I found this General Tsao sauce at Trader Joe’s and decided to give it a try. I am so glad...

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Black Beans with Tomato, Onion, Cilantro, and Garlic

We eat Mexican food often and I find that black beans are a healthy side dish that my entire family enjoys. I sometimes serve them simply seasoned with salt and pepper and other times I kick them up a...

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Citrus Marinated Pork Tacos with Pineapple Salsa and Guacamole

We recently went out to dinner at one of our favorite Mexican restaurants and I had the best pork tacos I’ve ever had. I decided to try to re-create them at home. This recipe was fun to make and...

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Pineapple Salsa

I really like adding the sweetness of fruit to savory dishes. I picked up a fresh pineapple at the store and decided to make a salsa with it. It’s extremely easy to make and tastes so good. I used...

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Top 50 Mom Food Bloggers

For the Love of Cooking was recently awarded one of the Top 50 Mom Food Bloggers on Babble.Com – how cool is that? Anyway, if you feel like voting for me, hop over to the link and click on the...

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Mushroom, Asparagus, Bacon, and Tomato Quiche with a Potato Crust

I wanted something easy for dinner that would use the remaining veggies I had in the refrigerator so I decided to make a potato crust quiche. I love that this quiche is really easy to make and that you...

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Linguine with Red Clam Sauce

My kids love fresh clams so I picked some up from the grocery store and decided to make linguine with clams. I wanted to make the dinner light and healthy so I made a spicy red sauce instead of...

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BBLTA – Bacon, Blue Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato and Avocado Sandwich

I made these sandwiches for lunch today and my son and I LOVED them. I have always loved BLT sandwiches and can’t believe I’ve never added blue cheese to them before now. I used avocado instead of mayonnaise, a...

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Homemade Cinnamon and Brown Sugar Pop Tarts

I surprised my kids with some freshly made pop tarts for breakfast. They were so excited when they found out they were filled with cinnamon and brown sugar. The pop tarts were extremely quick and easy to make and...