Cajun Shrimp & Rice


 This weekend was so fun, but almost a blurrrrr.  Did I sleep?  I sure feel like I didn't.  I thought about taking a recoup day on Monday- but failed to remember that with all the hustle and bustle … [Read more...]

Mango and Black Bean Salad


Today I bring you a true recipe winner.  Even if fruit and rice paired together weirds you out in the slightest- I have faith you and your tastebuds would enjoy this.  I found this recipe to … [Read more...]

Lemon Paella with Peas & Shrimp


I love me some shrimp.  Paella is delicioso.. and I really was feelin' it this week.. but really wasn't feelin' the price tage of the base of most paella's. Typical paella uses saffron threads, but … [Read more...]

Mediterranean Rice Salad


Just 40,000 varieties. Of rice.  Did you know that?  Me neither.  It seems like it would fall foot with the same concept as the Italians and their pasta.  Change the shape point-zero-eighths of a … [Read more...]

Post-Turkey-Day Risotto


I've taken pride in the title of this recipe.  Post Turkey Day.  POST.. meaning after :)  I look forward to holidays with much anticipation, knowing that I’ll be able to cook and bake themed treats … [Read more...]

Winter Vegetable Gratin


You need a last minute (healthy) side dish- Chocolate Broccoli is here to your rescue :) A couple things to keep in mind today.. 1. Eat breakfast!!  Don't skip the most important meal of the day … [Read more...]