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CRUNCHY CORNBREAD WAFFLES

CRUNCHY CORNBREAD WAFFLES

These crunchy cornbread waffles may be your new obsession with their crunchy outside and fluffy, sweet insides.  They are the perfect compliment to chili, fried chicken, pulled pork, or where ever you might serve cornbread.  Plus, what could be easier than starting with a boxed Read More..

CLASSIC TUNA MELT

CLASSIC TUNA MELT

This classic tuna melt is so easy to throw together for a weeknight dinner.  It’s perfect in its simplicity – the buttery crunch of the bread, the gooey cheese, and savory tuna filling make for the ultimate comfort food.  You may find yourself craving these Read More..

BROCCOLI AND CHEESE EGG MUFFINS

BROCCOLI AND CHEESE EGG MUFFINS

This is a quick and easy breakfast recipe that is a healthy grab-and-go weekday breakfast or even a light lunch.   It was always difficult to grab a healthy breakfast at home before leaving for the day.  I hated feeding my family cold cereal, instant oatmeal, Read More..

HOMEMADE CRANBERRY SAUCE

HOMEMADE CRANBERRY SAUCE

You are going to love how easy it is to make this classic Thanksgiving recipe.  With only six ingredients and less than 30 minutes, you can whip up this perfectly sweet and tart sauce.   Nothing says holiday like a beautiful, garnet-colored, cranberry sauce.  It adds Read More..

MARMALADE RUM GLAZED CARROTS

MARMALADE RUM GLAZED CARROTS

This is such an easy side dish that is also delicious.  Baby carrots are steamed until tender and then glazed with thick, sweet orange marmalade and rum sauce. There are the broccoli casseroles, the shaved brussels sprouts, and the green bean casseroles on every holiday Read More..

SAUTEED HARICOTS VERTS

SAUTEED HARICOTS VERTS

A simple vegetable recipe that uses tender, thin, French green beans, butter, shallots, lemon juice, and herbs for an easy side dish that is full of flavor. Haricot Verts are a thinner, shorter green bean that is sweeter and more robust in flavor and very Read More..

CUBAN BLACK BEAN SOUP

CUBAN BLACK BEAN SOUP

This quick and easy Cuban Black Bean soup is healthy and packed with flavor!  This soup comes together so quickly thanks to the seasoned canned beans. The cumin, lime juice, and cilantro add a Cuban flair and freshness to the soup.  I love this dish.  Read More..

STEAKHOUSE CREAMED SPINACH

STEAKHOUSE CREAMED SPINACH

This easy side dish for creamed spinach is a decadent, creamy dish that is also low carb.  Sure to become a family favorite, it tastes like what you order at those fancy restaurants but is cheaper and ready in about 30 minutes. Creamed spinach is Read More..

SOUTHWEST QUINOA SALAD WITH SPICY LIME VINAIGRETTE

SOUTHWEST QUINOA SALAD WITH SPICY LIME VINAIGRETTE

This cold quinoa salad is bursting with bright, fresh flavors and a hint of citrus and spice.  The salad can be made in advance, making it a healthy, quick and easy recipe. Eating a dish of quinoa feels so healthy.  I mean, I feel virtuous Read More..

SPICY SHRIMP TACOS WITH SWEET AND CRUNCHY SLAW

SPICY SHRIMP TACOS WITH SWEET AND CRUNCHY SLAW

These spicy shrimp tacos are healthy, delicious, and ready in about 30 minutes.  Plus, they’re just fun to eat. They are served on a sweet and crunchy slaw and drizzled with a cool, creamy cilantro jalapeno sauce to balance out the heat of the shrimp’s Read More..

BASIC BIRYANI RICE

BASIC BIRYANI RICE

Biryani rice is an interesting, flavorful, Indian dish comprised of rice, vegetables and warm spices such as turmeric, cumin, and cinnamon.   This basic biryani rice recipe is a wonderful side dish that can be customized to suit your needs or tastes.  It makes a great Read More..

CLASSIC CAPRESE SALAD

CLASSIC CAPRESE SALAD

This is a quick and easy recipe that is both impressive and delicious.  As visually beautiful as it is tasty, this classic Caprese salad is elegant in its simplicity. I adore this salad and order it whenever I see it on a menu.  I love Read More..