Tuna pita pockets

Tuna pita pockets

It’s back to school time! Is it me, or was that the quickest Summer ever? Now that Summer is winding down, warm days transition into cool early mornings and late evenings. These long days don’t leave much time for cooking, so this inspired me to create an easy, no-cook dinner recipe. I am about to help out all you busy moms with a dinner that can be on the table in about 15 minutes. Read on for an easy and delicious recipe for tuna pita pockets…. Read more

Herbed tomato galette with parmesan crust

Herbed tomato galette with parmesan crust

The perfect meatless meal that can be eaten warm at home or taken with you for a quick work lunch. This herbed tomato galette with parmesan crust is a delicious use of Summer tomatoes and herbs. This dish is both cooked and served in a cast iron skillet to give it an authentic look and the colors are perfect for the changing seasons where Summer gives way to Fall.  ... Read more

Warm figs with goat cheese, pistachios and balsamic glaze

Warm figs with goat cheese, pistachios and balsamic glaze

I love figs and I'm so happy fig season is here!  Are you as happy as I am? Maybe not quite as happy as I am but you will be when you see how easy this recipe is. Figs are so versatile because they can be made into a sweet or a savory dish. They're delicious to snack on, a great topping for flatbreads and make amazing desserts. For today's recipe, I'm serving them as an appetizer of warm figs with goat cheese, pistachios and balsamic glaze. This tempting appetizer hits all the flavor notes.  ... Read more

Carne asada tacos

Carne asada tacos

Everyone loves tacos and carne asada tacos are as authentic as they get. Flank steak is marinated in delicious flavors, grilled and sliced thinly and to add a little extra flavor, the tortillas are grilled as well. ... Read more

Chipotle bacon BBQ sauce

Chipotle BBQ sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VivaLaMorena #CollectiveBias Did someone say bacon? Chipotle bacon BBQ sauce is a great finish sauce for so many dishes, it can even be used as a dip for potato wedges or grilled vegetables. It's slightly spicy, sweet and has a rich depth of flavor thanks to everyone's favorite pork... bacon.  Today, I have a fabulous carne asada taco recipe because the weather is amazing, it's still ... Read more

Blueberry orange upside down muffins

Blueberry orange upside down muffins-

There's something so comforting about starting the day enjoying a fresh fruit muffin with your tea or coffee. These blueberry orange upside down muffins are tasty from the top to the fruit bottom. With fresh orange juice and zest all the way through to a special treat at the bottom of fresh blueberries. ... Read more

Mediterranean couscous salad

Mediterranean couscous salad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SwansonSummer #CollectiveBias The perfect barbecue side dish. Mediterranean couscous salad is a quick and easy side dish that is so versatile it can be eaten warm, room temperature or even cold. It can also be turned into a main dish by adding grilled chicken, fish or beef. As an extra bonus today, I'm also bringing you a Swanson giveaway with a total of $3,000 in prizes, read on for ... Read more

Bourbon poached peaches

Bourbon poached peaches

This is one for the grown-ups. Bourbon poached peaches is a dessert that is impressive enough to serve for a dinner party and takes almost no time at all. Ripe peaches are poached in bourbon and sugar. The sauce is then cooked and reduced to a luscious sauce that is drizzled over the peaches and topped with vanilla ice cream and fresh mint. ... Read more