honeydew and cucumber salad

Honeydew or Mango and Cucumber Salad with Mint

I first made this salad a while back for my friends baby shower.  It was for her second son and since she “had” everything from baby #1, I suggested just … Continue Reading →


Red Wine Vinegar and Peach Glazed Chicken

Peach and Vinegar Glazed Chicken

It has been a busy few weeks.  And although I have been cooking up a storm, I just couldn’t get myself over here to record any of it.  There was … Continue Reading →


Caramelized Salmon

Caramelized Brown Sugar Salmon

March seems to be birthday month around here.  Two of my dear friends were born in March and both of my grandparents celebrate this month also.  The great part about … Continue Reading →


Meatballs with Parmesan Cheese

Parmesan Meatballs

Last week I made a Buttered Tomato Sauce that was bowl licking good.  My son was begging for some meatballs to go along with that rock-star sauce and I figured … Continue Reading →


40 Clove Garlic Chicken

40 Clove Garlic Chicken

I have always dreamt of a having a little bistro chalkboard in my kitchen in which I can put my daily creations on display for the four of us to … Continue Reading →


Everything but the Kitchen Sink Chopped Salad

Chopped Everything Salad with BBQ Ranch Dressing

I loved chopped salads and honestly the more items in the salad the more I like it.  It does take a considerable amount of chopping but it is well worth … Continue Reading →


Lemongrass, Mint and Ginger Turkey Meatballs

Ginger, Lemongrass and Mint Turkey Meatballs

For one of my more recent Monday Night Dinners, I decided to make it an appetizer night.  I was itching to host a party and other than my regulars, it … Continue Reading →