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….

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…

Lemony Greek Chicken Soup

“Yia Sou!” Which means greetings and good health to you, for those who see the letters above and say it’s all Greek to me, well you would be exactly right, because it is.  Why not speak Greek when eating an inspired Greek dish, unfortunately my depth of the Greek language is very shallow and mostly…

Pumpkin Polenta With Vegetables

Happy Monday to you! I hope you are doing well and had a wonderful weekend and survived your Monday. I know this is a constant theme of mine, but thank God for coffee! I don’t know about you, but today, I made it physically to work, but mentally I was on empty, no motivation, no…

Roasted Tomato Soup.

Happy Saturday to you or should I say happy autumn or fall to you, well to be precise officially fall will begin roughly 5.5 hours from when I wrote this post. Who knows, when you read this it may be Happy Thanksgiving! Anyway, fall is football, baseball playoffs, the cooling of weather from summer to…

Oven Baked Blackened Tilapia

Happy Wednesday to you and I hope this message finds you well. Lately, I’m all about using that oven and a couple of sheet pans to create dinner. I used to have these preconceived notions that cooking in the oven will simply dry out my food, sucking the juices out and leaving my meats pastey…

French Onion Roast Chicken

Happy Sunday Night Football to you!  I hope you are enjoying your Sunday and perhaps enjoying a great football game between the Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers. If you reside somewhere outside of the U.S., football may mean something else to you, perhaps using your feet to kick a round ball on the…

Potato Rosemary Pizza

Happy Friday to you all! I hope you have had a great week and are able to take a rest to enjoy this Labor Day weekend! In honor of this upcoming day to celebrate the American worker, I didn’t feel it would be very honorable if I labored in the kitchen for tonights dinner, I’m…