Category Archives: how to

The Best Chimichurri Sauce Ever

This chimichurri sauce was such a hit the other night and I have been asked over and over again for the recipe. What is so nice about this particular chimichurri is that it is not too spicy. I don’t think … Continue reading

Posted in condiments and sauces, grilling recipes, healthy options, how to, main course and dinner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Curried Egg Salad Sandwich

What is it about egg salad sandwiches? I have yet to meet someone who does not enjoy an opportunity to use leftover eggs for such a treat. This recipe turns yesterday’s eggs into today’s meal. A hint of curry powder … Continue reading

Posted in how to, leftovers, salads and dressings, sandwiches and burgers, vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Broccoli Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

I’ve been craving a fresh broccoli salad for some time now. This recipe is quite refreshing and received plenty of compliments from everyone at the table. What makes this salad a bit unique is that the broccoli is sliced very … Continue reading

Posted in healthy options, how to, main course and dinner, side dishes, vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chicken Fajitas

Fajitas are an excellent dinner choice when your craving some Mexican food and want to keep your meal a bit lighter and healthier. There is nothing fried and fajitas don’t need to be laden with cheese. This is a quick and easy … Continue reading

Posted in healthy options, how to, main course and dinner, mexican and tex mex recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

how to grill a perfect pork chop

Pork is a great lean meat with lots of flavor. A great alternative to the standard boneless pork loin chop is the bone-in pork chop … the pork alternative to the beef T-bone steak. I always prefer my pork chops … Continue reading

Posted in grilling recipes, how to, main course and dinner, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Easy Pickled Carrots

There was a 1 pound bag of carrots in the refrigerator that I was afraid was going to go to waste. Truly, I was hoping my baby would love homemade pureed carrots, but, once again, her picky side prevailed. Thus, … Continue reading

Posted in appetizers and dips, condiments and sauces, healthy options, how to, snacks | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

white clam pizza

Down the street there is a great Italian restaurant with an attached deli and grocery store that serves an excellent white clam pizza. My husband hesitated the first time we ordered it, as he is a traditionalist when it comes … Continue reading

Posted in appetizers and dips, how to, italian, main course and dinner | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments