Cabbage Ideas

What to Do With Cabbage

In Ideas On July 6, 2014 0 Comments

You likely realize that cabbage can be used in a salad to give it added crunch, used as a base for a veggie wrap and shredded and put… Read More »

Camping Cooler

Healthy Camping Food Ideas

In Ideas On June 29, 2014 0 Comments

Camping is one of our family’s favorite summertime activities. Getting out in nature, swimming, fishing (well, the rest of the family fishes), enjoying each others company and…of course…… Read More »

Quinoa Ideas

What to Do with Quinoa

In Ideas On June 22, 2014 0 Comments

Just a few years ago, hardly anyone had even heard of Quinoa. Today, it’s considered practically a super food. I’m not sure I’d go that far, but it… Read More »

Ideas for Black Beans

What to Do with Black Beans

In Ideas On June 15, 2014 0 Comments

The great thing about black beans is that even die hard meat eaters can enjoy a good black bean taco. They have a great texture, wonderful taste, and… Read More »

Quinoa Polenta Appetizer

Organic Quinoa Polenta with Sauteed Vegetables

In Appetizers, Side Dishes On June 11, 2014 0 Comments

Well, this was definitely a risky experiment. I was at my favorite Mediterranean / European grocery yesterday. They have all kinds of great sauces, seasonings, oils, olives and vinegars…. Read More »


Mushroom & Cheese Stuffed Shells

In All Recipes, One Dish Meals & Casseroles, Pasta and Noodles On June 11, 2014 0 Comments

I come from a long line of pasta lovers. It started back when my great aunt married an Italian man who loved to cook. They had a house… Read More »


Deep Fried Hand Pies with Fruit

In All Recipes, Baked Goods, Fruits On June 10, 2014 0 Comments

Being from Tennessee I grew up on good ol’ southern fried foods. Yes, the artery clogging kind that makes me cringe just thinking about today. While I try… Read More »


Blueberry Salsa with Cilantro

In All Recipes, Dips and Sauces On June 9, 2014 0 Comments

Last year we had an abundance of fresh blueberries and my freezer was packed. By mid-winter my family was burned out on blueberry pancakes, muffins, sauces, pies and… Read More »

Cheese Biscuits

Perfect Cheesy Biscuits

In All Recipes, Baked Goods On June 9, 2014 0 Comments

I am not a big bread eater but DO love biscuits! Hubby wants bread of some kind at every meal, so I am always on the lookout for… Read More »


Homemade Mac & Cheese: Perfect Comfort Food

In All Recipes, One Dish Meals & Casseroles, Pasta and Noodles On June 8, 2014 0 Comments

Ask most kids what they want to eat and they’ll say mac ‘n cheese. At least that was true when my kids were young. While there’s nothing wrong… Read More »


Powerhouse Salad with Avocado and Tomato

In All Recipes, Salad On June 6, 2014 0 Comments

Around my house, grocery shopping is worse than bathroom cleaning duty. Everyone likes to eat but nobody wants to shop. When we start seeing empty shelves in the… Read More »

Spinach and Feta Pizza

Spinach Feta Pizza on the Grill

In All Recipes, One Dish Meals & Casseroles On June 5, 2014 0 Comments

Pizza is one of my favorite foods. As a teen, I used to love thick crust, meaty pizzas but not anymore. I find that my stomach cannot handle… Read More »