Grilled Cheese & Chicken Sausage Waffles

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This is another fun Recipe Redux post!  Well, sort of.  You see.. There's this little dairy company called Cabot Creamery.  Heard of them?  I thought so.. they are everywhere- and the fact that I … [Read more...]

Supermarket Savvy: When to Buy Organic?

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The produce section seems to grow larger and larger with each visit to your local supermarket.  Standing front and center, empty basket in tow, you're in a bit of a dilemma attempting to decipher … [Read more...]

BBQ Chicken Quinoa Salad

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Lunch time got you in a rut?  Me too.. Until today.  I came across this recipe and I couldn't bring myself to change it one bit.  I contemplated adding in some tomato for color.. skipping out on the … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Parmesan Honey Pork

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Parmesan. Honey.  Slow Cooker.  Need I say more?    Don't be worried if you can't find a tenderLION.  Pork tenderLOIN works well in this recipe, too, incase you didn't catch my … [Read more...]

Zucchini & Tomato Pasta with Creamy Lemon Sauce

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I think I may have developed one of the most simple meals ever here with this pasta dish.  Not meaning to blow my own horn or anything.  Veggies cook up in a flash over a hot skillet.  Fast … [Read more...]

Coconut Chicken Fingers with Mango Salsa

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It's been long enough.  I've had this recipe archived with every intention of making it, and finally after repeat Red Lobster commercials for coconut shrimp I decided it was time to make … [Read more...]

Lose a Pound a Week

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To lose a healthy pound a week you have to cut 3,500 calories. You’ve probably already figured out the math: that’s 500 calories a day! But you don’t have to deprive yourself or add an hour to your … [Read more...]

Recipe Redux: Tamari & Honey Glazed Scallops

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A proud dietitian that I am today.  Why so proud, you ask?  Well, folks.. I am lucky to be apart of the first and only recipe challenge founded by registered dietitians, The Recipe ReDux .  The Redux … [Read more...]

Creamy Fontina Polenta with Truffled Mushroom Saute

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Meatless Monday at it's best right here.  Actually, we ate this on Wednesday.  My Fireman and I have quite a busy schedule during the week, so something quick and easy on most nights is what I plan … [Read more...]

Seafood Risotto

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Last week my Fireman hit a milestone- he has reached 30 years on this earth.  Of course, I made much to do about this special day, including throwing (with the help of FireMom) a surprise party … [Read more...]