Cilantro Chickpea Salad

At the risk of sounding a tad simple, one of my ‘little joys’ is when I know I have great lunch options in the fridge that require very little effort

Sausage, Cheese and Potato Waffles

Whole Wheat Sausage, Cheese and Potato Waffles…perfect for the Picky Eater It hurts my heart a wee bit to admit this but, ” I am the mother of a VERY

Pork with Fig Preserves and Roasted Garlic

Happy day my friends. I am bringing you a delicious recipe for Pork with Fig Preserves and Roasted Garlic. It’s one of those meals that is perfect for company, but

Chicken Satay Rice Bowl

My family could easily eat Asian cuisine 5 out of 7 days every week.  My very picky teen son invariably heaves a sigh of relief when the question, ‘What’s for

Mad Sweet Potato Pasta

Terry and I moved to Nashville, TN in 1992 and spent 10 fantastic years there.  We were there when Nashville went through a fantastic resurgence and growth.  We were there

Beef Barbacoa Tacos

This past Saturday, we celebrated my dad’s 80th birthday!  You need to know that he is a REALLY great guy, a true gentle man and my mom’s very best friend.

Zucchini Noodles with Asparagus and Mint Pesto

I keep a small container herb garden on my back deck, just outside my kitchen door.  Not that it’s the north 40, but my ‘real’ garden is a bit of

Thai Black Rice Bowl

I’ve mentioned in the past that Thai Cuisine is a universally loved ethnic food in our family.  We eat it whenever and wherever we can.  Last week I made  This Coconut