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Coconut Red Curry Zucchini Noodles

Coconut Red Curry Zucchini Noodles

Coconut Red Curry Zucchini Noodles is the healthy, flavorful weeknight meal you need to make. It has a hint of spice from the red curry that is so savory and delicious. This month my husband and I chose to go low carb so this pasta […]

Spicy Tomatillo Salsa

Spicy Tomatillo Salsa

Spicy Tomatillo Salsa is my go to summer condiment. It’s so easy to whip up and you can serve on an assortment of dishes like tacos, enchiladas, salad, grilled chicken and your morning scrambled eggs. It’s that versatile. I couldn’t believe when I found local […]

Hoisin Glazed Duck Legs

Hoisin Glazed Duck Legs

Hoisin Glazed Duck Legs is an easy recipe take on Peking Duck. No need to whole roast a duck when you have delicious legs to sear, roast and glaze. Serve with steamed flour tortillas or just as is over rice. I am such a big […]

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Sandwiches

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Sandwiches

Chicken Parmesan Meatball Sandwiches is the handheld comfort food you need to make. It’s so perfect for a gathering! Chicken parmesan is the Italian comfort dish that I love to make, but this seemed like a fun twist on a classic dish. After all, who […]

Cajun Shrimp Kabobs

Cajun Shrimp Kabobs

Cajun Shrimp Kabobs is the easy grilling recipe you need at your next backyard bbq gathering. It’s flavorful and delicious with a hint of cajun spice.ย Which I love because it’s the kind of heat that has big flavor without being overbearing. Think of this dish […]

Lemon Basil Chicken Salad

Lemon Basil Chicken Salad

Lemon Basil Chicken Salad is the perfect picnic lunch this summer. Fresh flavors and so easy to put together. Serve on your favorite toasted bread, buns, or croissants. I’m definitely a traditional chicken salad kind of gal. There’s nothing better than throwing together some chicken […]

Cornmeal Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup

Cornmeal Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup

Cornmeal Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup was a happy mistake. I was really making blueberry syrup for my grilled peaches, but let’s just say the peaches didn’t make it from the grill. So I couldn’t waste good homemade blueberry syrup. I had to make pancakes. Cornmeal […]

Brunch Burger with Avocado, Bacon, and a Fried Egg

Brunch Burger with Avocado, Bacon, and a Fried Egg

It just so happens to be National Burger Day so this brunch burger was so necessary. A restaurant called Causwells in San Francisco makes the most epic brunch burger and I’ve been jonesing for one lately. But since Causwells is about 984 miles out of […]


Summer Bites

Watermelon Lime Margarita

Watermelon Lime Margarita

This Watermelon Lime Margarita is the perfect balance between the natural sweetness of the fresh blended watermelon and the tart fresh squeezed lime juice. Make this big batch fresh cocktail to keep you cool all summer long. When the temperature hits that 100 degree F […]

Summer Pasta Primavera

Summer Pasta Primavera

Summer Pasta Primavera is one of the fresh pasta dishes that I just fall head over heels for. This is a dish that is typically made with spring vegetables, but I made this with my Farmers Market haul which consisted of fresh cherry tomatoes, basil, […]

Summer Plum Clafoutis

Summer Plum Clafoutis

Summer Plum Clafoutis should be given an award. This is a sweet, savory summer dessert that would be a sin not to make during plum season. Clafoutis, {kla-foo-tee}, is traditionally made with cherries, but I couldn’t resist making this with gorgeous red plums I scored […]

Summer Vegetable and Shrimp Pearl Couscous

Summer Vegetable and Shrimp Pearl Couscous

Summer Vegetable and Shrimp Pearl Couscous is the perfect summer dish that you can use as a side or as your main course. August is my favorite month for summer vegetables. Everything is so fresh, in season and beautiful. The fresh zucchini squash, sweet corn, […]

Grilled Dill Butter Alaskan Salmon

Grilled Dill Butter Alaskan Salmon

Grilled Dill Butter Alaskan Salmon is a meal that I could truly eat everyday. I was born and raised in Alaska and I guess you could consider me somewhat of a “Salmon Snob”. These fresh and delicious flavors are my jam, they bring me right […]