Recipe: Basil and Spinach Pesto over Zucchini “Noodles”

Recipe: Basil and Spinach Pesto over Zucchini “Noodles”

This post was most recently updated on March 30th, 2017I made a refreshing and light salad for lunch today that I call basil and spinach pesto over zucchini. It’s low carb because you use zucchini instead of pasta. It can also be raw and vegan. 

Better Than Hummus Roasted Garlic White Bean Dip

Better Than Hummus Roasted Garlic White Bean Dip

This post was most recently updated on March 30th, 2017I made this today and thought it was great. I think the rosemary, balsamic vinegar and roasted garlic flavors are a perfect blend.  I like the flavors better than the lemon, peanut and olive oil combination 

12 Peppermint Christmas Recipes {with pictures}

12 Peppermint Christmas Recipes {with pictures}

This post was most recently updated on October 11th, 2019I’m in a peppermint chocolate kind of holiday mood this year. Maybe you are too? I found a package of crushed peppermint at Kmart, but of course you can crush your own (maybe even in the 

Yummy Refreshing Punch Recipe from Harmons

Yummy Refreshing Punch Recipe from Harmons

While eating lunch during the Harmons tour this week, I had the best punch drink. It was served in a plastic pitcher that looks like glass but won’t break (I bought one downstairs in the kitchen supply isle). I asked the chef how it was 

Our Favorite, Easy Breakfast Burritos

Our Favorite, Easy Breakfast Burritos

This all started with my sister’s recipe and our boredom with the regular breakfast food. Most of what we eat leaves us hungry in a few hours. Not breakfast burritos. They keep you full longer and are delicious. Here’s how we make them: In a 

Asian Chicken Crockpot Recipe

Asian Chicken Crockpot Recipe

This post was most recently updated on May 22nd, 2018The Asian chicken recipe below is simple to make and delicious. Serve over some rice with a little of the extra sauce and you will wow your family. Plus you’ll have great leftovers for lunch the 

Fall Recipe: Pumpkin Muffins

Fall Recipe: Pumpkin Muffins

This post was most recently updated on September 23rd, 2016PUMPKIN MUFFINS Recipe – reprinted from Charmaine’s blog Editor’s Note: I’ve been baking more than usual lately. These sound like the perfect snack for this time of year. I also linked to my favorite new crock 

Pan Chicken Cordon Bleu with Pan Seared Artichokes

Pan Chicken Cordon Bleu with Pan Seared Artichokes

This post was most recently updated on May 20th, 2018I made a french dinner last night for my book club friends and wanted to capture it. My biggest challenge is keeping the food warm and serving it all at the same time. This menu was 

S’mores Cupcake Recipe

S’mores Cupcake Recipe

This post was most recently updated on September 23rd, 2016I’ve been looking for an elegant recipe to take places when I sign up to bring desert. We’re still riding the cupcake craze and these are over the top delicious. Plus the look fancy and are 

Thai Chinese Salad

Thai Chinese Salad

This post was most recently updated on April 24th, 2018 Image via Wikipedia The original recipe (which I cannot locate) came from Bon Appetite Magazine. Here’s my version: Chicken Marinade 6 cloves of garlic 1 tsp. coriander 3/4 cup cilantro leaves 1/4 cup soy sauce