A Communal Table
Sweet and Tangy Tahitian Chicken
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. As always, the opinions stated are mine alone. #ChineseNYEats #CollectiveBias In need of quick and delicious recipes that he and his roommates can make, my oldest has been asking me for recipes. With Chinese New Year ...
Indian Spiced Red Lentil Soup
Indian Spiced Red Lentil Soup is short on ingredients but long on flavor. Soothing and simple to make are just two of the reasons to love this warming winter soup. I love winter. To me there is nothing better than curling up by a fire with a good book and a steaming bowl of... Read More » The ...
Creamy Sweet and Spicy Carrot Dip
Today I’m thinking outside the box with this Creamy Sweet and Spicy Carrot Dip!!! I’m pretty good at including vegetables at lunch and dinner. Snacking is where I run into trouble – especially when I’m planning/ appetizers. My “fall back” position is always cheese, meat and seafood recipes – which
Orange Hazelnut Mini Cakes
Orange Hazelnut Mini Cakes aka financiers are just what your afternoon tea/coffee has been missing. Not quite a dessert and definitely not a cookie, these little morsels have just enough sweetness to satisfy and heft to tide you over until diner as the french would say. And leave it to the French,
Caramelized Citrus and Avocado Salad
Happy 2016!! Wishing you all a happy, healthy and joyous year!! Caramelized Citrus and Avocado Salad…tangy citrus, creamy Fuerte avocados,crunchy cucumbers and fresh herbs all dressed up in a bright and sunny citrus vinaigrette… It really doesn’t get better than that, does it? These are not just
Vanilla Pear Vodka Gimlet
Vanilla Pear Vodka Gimlet – the classic flavor combo of pears and vanilla meet up in this creative twist on the gimlet. I have a confession to make.I am not a vodka drinker – my “white spirit” of choice has always been gin. But one of my many goals for 2016 was to branch out... Read More » The ...
Rich, luscious homemade spaghetti sauce should be a freezer staple. A “secret” ingredient makes this one the only one my family will eat! Spaghetti sauce… loosely based on ragu bolognese, is a uniquely American invention that has been gracing our tables for years. This Spaghetti Sauce recipe has
Easy Skillet Chicken Biryani
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. As always, all opinions are my own. #YesYouCAN #CollectiveBias “It’s the most wonderful time of the year…..” And also the busiest – between the decorating, baking, shopping and activities everyone’s calendar is jam ...
I’ve found the world is divided into two groups – those who love pie and those who don’t. My family falls directly into the “don’t like pie” camp. Blasphemy at Thanksgiving, I know… but there you have it. So, what does one serve when “pie” isn’t an option? Cake!!! Which has the added benefit of...
Rainbow Vegetable Salad
I gobbled, I wobbled and now it’s time for some nutritious, easy vegetarian meals before the next onslaught of rich and decadent deliciousness. Like this Rainbow Vegetable Salad with Honey Lime Dressing Are you with me? Good! After the food coma I’ve just emerged from, this is just what I’m ...