Roasted Truffled Fingerling Potatoes


  A couple months ago- wait, more like years.  Yes- start with years, or like one year. I found this chipotle seasoning at my grocery store and decided- this sounds good- and it couldn't hurt to … [Read more...]

Coconut Chicken Korma


Quite often I branch into various ethnic cuisine.. I adore Mexican food- both traditional and Tex-Mex, Asian, Italian.. American (why not? America is ethnic- right?). Not to forget one of my … [Read more...]

Vegetable & Goat Cheese Pizza


A couple weeks back my Fireman and I went to one of our favorite dining out places.  We don't frequent there a lot and when we do go, we both have a hard time staying away from our normal entrees.  … [Read more...]

Introducing.. Supper Club


I mentioned before (in my last post..)  about Supper Club.  I heart my Supper Club.  Oh-so-much!!  We started about a year ago with a group of people, one couple we knew very well (my very best friend … [Read more...]

Chicken Sausage & Seafood Paella


Paella.  Can you say that?  (Pronounced payeya..literally.)  After speculating several times over the course of many restaurant menus.. I often have found myself coming across this dish and really … [Read more...]

Spinach Stuffed Grilled Potatoes


Three words..Grilled-baked-potatoes. Why in the heck not?! The 400 degrees of heat from my grill vs the 400 degrees from my oven is no different, except the fact my kitchen will remain a comfortable … [Read more...]

Grilled Gulf Shrimp with Lemon Vinaigrette


I've mentioned before my love for kitchen gadgets.  This weekend while out getting my shopping fix, I stopped into my favorite gadget store, well..actually, probably my favorite store, period.  I was … [Read more...]

Ode to the Grill Master

All this gorgeous (and warm!) weather inspires me to fire up the grill (and throw on the tank tops, flippy flops, and pull a ponytail!)  No matter what you choose- meats or veggies, fruits, … [Read more...]

Out with the with the PLATE


The shape of healthy eating is about to change for you and your family. Federal Health Officials are tossing out the food pyramid and replacing it with the plate! First introduced in1992, the food … [Read more...]