Peanut Butter & Granola Cookies

By |August 28th, 2016|

I was inspired for this cookies for a cause post by TJ’s sister, Sara, who is turning 29 in September. Sara reached out to us more »

Ground Turkey Cabbage Soup

By |March 15th, 2015|

For the longest time, my family celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with a feast of corned beef and cabbage. I’ve been trying to reduce my intake of red meat so more »

Split Pea Stew with Sweet Potatoes & Chicken Sausage

By |January 18th, 2015|

With the exceptionally cold nights we’ve been having, nothing could be more satisfying than a warm medley of goodness. This recipe began as a simple split pea soup and more »

Granola, Avocado & Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

By |October 25th, 2014|

I’ve been on a granola cereal kick for a few months now to the point that I’ve run out of cabinet space! Due to the more »

Ratatouille & Sweet Italian Chicken Sausage

By |August 29th, 2014|

Strolling through a farmer’s market recently, I had some random memories of taking my cousins to see the Disney/Pixar film, Ratatouille, several years ago. The star was more »

Southwestern Grilled Flank Steak with Warm Avocado & Nectarine Salsa

By |August 7th, 2014|

I had a craving for warm and fruity salsa served over a juicy, grilled something or other. My usual go-to is chicken, but as I more »

La Pasta Vegan Cheese Ravioli & Eggplant Sauce

By |July 26th, 2014|

I went to a food show a few weeks ago and while I wanted to eat everything in sight, I had to pace myself since more »

Baked Shredded Chicken Chimichangas with Guacamole

By |July 19th, 2014|

There’s a great Mexican place near me with a mouthwatering menu. Unfortunately, I’m limited to what I can order due to my sensitive stomach. One more »

Dark Cherry & Pistachio Honey Loaf with Almond Glaze

By |July 10th, 2014|

I recently saw a recipe floating around online for some sort of citrus blueberry bread. I was excited to try and make it since I’m more »

Chicken Sausage Meatballs in Moroccan Tagine Sauce

By |June 27th, 2014|

I just found out about a new line of simmer sauces and was fortunate enough to obtain some free samples. Since I love playing with more »

Onion & Sherry Vinegar Marinated Portobello Burgers

By |June 11th, 2014|

Sometimes I find Portobello mushroom burgers to be a welcome change from ground meat patties. Not only are they healthier, they’re also extremely juicy […]

Ropa Vieja

By |June 3rd, 2014|

Eating “old clothes” doesn’t sound too appetizing, does it? Unless we’re talking about Ropa Vieja! While the literal translation is based upon the meat’s prepared more »

Simple Pudding Ice Cream (No Ice Cream Maker Necessary!)

By |May 20th, 2014|

Ice cream can be your best friend or your worst enemy depending on how you look at it. For the longest time, it was the more »

Crispy Balsamic, Ginger & Garlic Tofu

By |May 16th, 2014|

Tofu often gets a bad rap, usually due to its texture and bland taste. However, I think all it needs is a little love during more »

Kielbasa, Corn & Mushroom Sauté with Bacon & Tomatoes

By |May 8th, 2014|

With the warmer weather and sunny days, my taste buds were beginning to crave that crisp, sweet taste of fresh corn. I wanted to create more »

Taco-Spiced Chicken Cordon Bleu

By |April 25th, 2014|

A classic chicken Cordon bleu is thinly pounded chicken breast wrapped around ham and cheese, breaded and then pan-fried. However, I wanted to try my more »

Baked Matzo Veggie Frittata

By |April 15th, 2014|

I received a free case of matzo when I went grocery shopping a few weeks ago. Since then I’ve been trying to come up with more »

Roasted Beet & Fennel Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

By |April 7th, 2014|

I visited a new market recently that had a huge selection of beautiful produce. When I returned home I was excited to try a recipe more »

Coconut Chicken with Dates & Chickpeas

By |March 26th, 2014|

I was in the mood to make a meal inspired by Latin, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine. When I opened my kitchen cabinet and saw more »

Ground Turkey Shepherd’s Pie

By |March 17th, 2014|

To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, I decided to throw together my own version of a shepherd’s pie (also known as Cottage pie). It’s not that I don’t like more »