Lemon Fusilli With Arugula

Happy Thursday to you! I hope you’ve had a great day and week, and hey tomorrow is Friday! My day you ask, well…. I had to work late, then rush over to pick up the kids from soccer practice before they turned the field lights off and then come home and try to cook something….

Panzanella Please!

Hello to you and happy Thursday, you’ve almost made it and isn’t it grand! Well, I looked at a weather map today, it’s definitely winter. In Los Angeles it’s in the 50s, Dallas 30s, New York 30s, Washington 20s and only if you’re in South Florida are you experiencing endless summer as its 80! So,…

EJ’s Bucatini

Hello to you, I hope this message finds you well! How am I doing? So thoughtful of you to ask, very well, well a bit tired, but very good, work is work, but coming home and creating a delicious dinner and sharing the experience with my family is priceless. Enjoying the daily monotonous activities and…

Beef Bourguignon

Happy Sunday to you all and I hope you have all had a great Thanksgiving! You’re probably wondering what that beef whatever dish has to do with Thanksgiving, absolutely nothing. But since I haven’t written prior to Thanksgiving I should at least wish you a post holiday greeting, right? I didn’t do any post, because…

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,…

Garlic Butter Tomato Shrimp Linguine

Happy Thursday or Happy THIT, see it still applies, Thank God Its Thursday! THIT is the new TGIF! Once Friday comes, of course you’re happy, it’s Friday, but the real joy and anticipation is prior to the actual event knowing you’ve almost made it. Take for example Christmas, the excitement, the caroling, the peppermint lattes,…

Parmesan Chicken Please.

Happy Friday, Happy TGIF, Happy to be alive…With so many tragedies each day from fires to mass shootings I am reminded that our lives are truly but a vapor. And it makes me continually reprioritize my life to what is really worth my precious time.  To live each day to the fullest and without regrets….

Tagliatelle With Walnut Pesto

OH NUTS! Literally oh nuts, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of Being and ideal Grace. I love thee to the level of everyday’s Most quiet need, by sun…

Terrifyingly Good Balsamic Chicken With Walnuts

First of all, from the bottom of my heart, thank you! From my last blog I had mentioned that we were under a winter watch alert not reaching highs above 72 degrees, and let me just say this, you find out what you’re made of during the difficult moments. But you all overwhelmed me with…

Roasted Carrot and Coconut Soup

Hello, I hope you are doing fine on this Monday evening as I write this post and finish off a lovely soup. I apologize that I haven’t been posting as much, but as you all know life events occur and you have to adapt. But I am doing very good and I am enjoying a…