Just What The Doctor Ordered.

COMFORT FOOD – Shepherd’s Pie Happy Monday to you! I hope you had a great weekend and have survived your Monday. During this time of year, one thing, besides coffee, that helps to bring me through my day is being able to go home and watch Monday night football. It’s one of those events that brings familiarity,…

Weeknight Bolognese

Happy Tuesday to you.  Are you wondering what to make for dinner tonight, of course you are unless you like to read me write about the endless attributes of coffee saving me during the day, which is ok too. Well, tonight’s recipe for a bolognese sauce over a orecchiette pasta has become my favorite bolognese…

Slow-Cooker Texas Chili

Happy TGIF to you, I hope you have had a great week and are ready to relax or do whatever you like to do, on your time. Are you watching the baseball league championship series this weekend, of course you are. Since I live in the West, I am cheering for my Los Angeles Dodgers…

Beef With Broccoli

Happy Tuesday to you! I hope you are having a great day, mine was not too bad, got off early at least before the sun went down, had a great left over lunch of chicken piccata (see last blog) and a great coffee. That chicken piccata (see last blog) was so tasty you will definitely…

Oven-Braised Pot Roast

Happy Sunday to you all! I hope your weekend has been splendid! Mine was the usual coffee, church, and couch! And maybe a late day coffee so I can make a dinner so I can take pictures so I can make a blog. But on with the show, before I present this delishhh meal, I…

Ma, Po Me Some Tofu.

Ma Po Tofu with Steamed Broccoli Happy Wednesday to you, I hope it has been a good day for you or at least you managed to make it through. Well, I can’t complain too much as I did not work today and instead went to the beach as can be seen from exhibit A. down…

Tostadas, Great It’s Friday! TGIF

Chipotle Beef Tostada Happy TGIF to you all, or happy whatever day it is when you are reading this message, regardless I hope you are doing well. I am doing well as I have been enjoying watching the World Cup and a delightful day off from work. The day has been filled with great conversation,…

The Melting Pot Of My Fridge.

Steak Teriyaki Stir Fry Merriam-Webster defines melting pot as, “A process of blending that often results in invigoration or novelty.” And the blending is just what I love about using my wok and stir frying.  I just throw whatever I have in the fridge, find a protein, find some veggies, grab some spice, make a sauce…

A Post Memorial Day Quickie!

Grilled Flank Steak and Orange Cauliflower with Roasted Potatoes I hope you had a lovely Memorial Day and were able to spend it with those you love. Mine was spent with my family with a nice walk on the beach, a mid-day nap, and an afternoon coffee, simply wonderful are the simple things! Anyway, feeling…

Jumping Jambalaya!

  Smoked Sausage and Chicken Jambalaya You too will be jumping for joy after you taste your own Jambalaya sopping up the lovely spicy juices with your buttery rich cornbread, are you hungry yet? This is a great dish with just the right heat and with a buttery texture. If you like it hotter, oh…