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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...

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Slow Roasted Chicken with Cilantro-Citrus Butter

My daughter is finally on the mend from her terrible cold but now my husband and son are sick. I decided to roast a chicken and loaded it up with citrus to get as much vitamin c in my...

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Roasted Garlic and Tomato Soup with Fresh Basil

My daughter was home from school with a terrible cold so I decided to make a pot of soup. I found this recipe on Suzie the Foodie and decided to give it a try. I loved the flavor the...

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Marjie’s Cool Rise French Bread

I was making a pot of soup for dinner and I wanted to serve it with fresh baked bread. I have been wanting to try Marjie’s Cool Rise French Bread for awhile so I thought this would be the...

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Italian Sausage and Mushroom Stuffed Manicotti

We had friends coming for dinner and I needed to use up the turkey Italian sausage and mushrooms I had in the refrigerator so I decided to make manicotti. I found some marinara in the freezer so this meal...