Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Mango Cashew Chicken Salad

Mango Cashew Chicken Salad

There are certain meals that I eat when Paul is not home for dinner: Garlic & Herb Pasta; Naked Noodles; Corn & Black Bean Fajita Grilled Cheese, and this, my new favorite: Mango Cashew Chicken Salad. This salad has been on weekly rotation in my house for the last six...

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Asian Ginger-Sesame Roasted Veggie Pasta

Asian Sesame-Ginger Roasted Veggie Pasta

I have said it before and I’ll say it again.  While I love vegetables, and pasta, and taking photographs of such things, the thing that I have come to love most about blogging is the friends I have made during the past three-and-a-half (whoa!) years! Friends like Erin: Is...

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Avocado, Tomato & Corn Salad

Avocado, Corn & Tomato Salad

All I keep thinking to myself is “wouldn’t this salad taste really good if I were eating it from the deck of our pontoon boat?”  Because, it would, right?  No, we don’t have a pontoon boat but we came very close to signing on the dotted line this weekend....

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Smoked Turkey Sausage Skillet with Israeli Couscous

Smoked Turkey Sausage & Israeli Couscous Skillet

I think summer is officially here because I am feeling the humidity!  I’m pretty sure I should just stop doing my hair.  I must admit though that we had a great spring.  And summer did arrive a little more slowly than usual so I can’t complain.  It’s all about tank tops...

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Enchilada Burgers

Enchilada Burgers

I am fully aware that my enchilada obsession is nearly out-of-control right now.  I just can’t stop making homemade sauce.  And I can’t stop thinking of ways to use it, other than the obvious. And it is summer, after all, which translates to grilling season, which actually translates to...

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Sea Salt & Vinegar Popcorn

Sea Salt & Vinegar Popcorn

So, we are going hiking this summer.  It’s not just a hiking trip; not just a camping trip.  It’s a backpacking-hiking-camping trip with NINTH GRADERS.  Nearly 20 of them! I probably should be absolutely terrified but I’m absolutely stoked for this trip!  We will leave home on a Saturday...