Spicy Grilled Chicken with Baja Black Beans and Rice

Step up your typical grilled chicken breast recipe. Our Spicy Grilled Chicken with Baja Black Beans and Rice recipe is a quick and easy grilled chicken recipe that incorporates uniquely blended flavors for your marinade and is complimented by our special baja black beans and rice recipe. Ingredients 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon ground […]

Healthy Breakfast Egg Muffins

It’s nice to see you, 2017! While last year will be tough to beat, I have a sneaking suspicion that the New Year is going to be quite the flavor-packed extravaganza. We have a whole host of new recipes and guides lined up for your eating and entertaining pleasure. And we’re kicking things off on […]

Easy Cheesy Garlic Bread

Easy Cheesy Garlic Bread – perfect to go with pasta dishes or soups! So easy and so good, you won’t be able to stop eating it! Last week, I posted a photo of this bread on my Instagram asking if I should blog about this bread. I have to admit, I was hesitant because this […]

FOCACCIA RECIPE WITH CARAMELIZED ONION, TOMATO & ROSEMARY

This focaccia recipe, topped with caramelized onions and tomatoes, is inspired by a trip to Italy and a meeting with a kind-hearted Italian grandmother. I learned many years ago not to question Italian grandmothers when it comes to matters of the kitchen, particularly when these matters involve a classic focaccia recipe and gnocchi. When I […]

Sautéed Asparagus and Cherry Tomatoes

Simple sautéed asparagus pairs well with bright cherry tomatoes. A splash of cream and Parmesan rounds everything out. A perfect side dish for a holiday meal. Here’s why I love social media: a few days ago my sister-in-law Sandi went on our local mom’s Facebook group and asked if anybody knew of any poppy fields […]

PESTO PASTA WITH SUN DRIED TOMATOES AND ROASTED ASPARAGUS

A quick and easy dish for those busy weeknights, and it’s chockfull of veggies! Pesto is seriously one of my favorite things ever. It is so easy to make, it’s incredibly versatile, and it pretty much tastes amazing in and on anything and everything. Like for this pasta dish here, I tossed the pesto in […]

ZESTY LIME SHRIMP AND AVOCADO SALAD

Talk about a light and refreshing salad that requires no cooking! Lime juice and cilantro are the key ingredients to creating this wonderful, healthy salad you’ll want to make all summer long. Made with cooked peeled shrimp and the freshest ingredients – avocados, tomatoes, red onion, cilantro and chopped jalapeño tossed with some freshly squeezed […]

CALIFORNIA CLUB CHICKEN WRAP

Shredded chicken, mango, avocado and bacon are the stars in this easy California Club Chicken Wrap that is perfect for a weeknight. I have been spending a lot of time in my archives lately. Not only updating the recipes, but I’ve been revisiting some of those recipes for dinnertime ideas. I have several 3 ring […]

ZESTY LIME SHRIMP AND AVOCADO SALAD

Talk about a light and refreshing salad that requires no cooking! Lime juice and cilantro are the key ingredients to creating this wonderful, healthy salad you’ll want to make all summer long. Made with cooked peeled shrimp and the freshest ingredients – avocados, tomatoes, red onion, cilantro and chopped jalapeño tossed with some freshly squeezed […]

BUFFALO CHICKEN LETTUCE WRAPS

Lightened up breaded baked little chicken bites tossed in delicious buffalo wing sauce, wrapped with quinoa and fresh veggies in a leaf of buttery lettuce. Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps make a delicious light lunch or dinner – like a salad you can eat with your hands! I think hot sauce might be the greatest condiment […]