A silky smooth cheesecake with a hint of white chocolate and fresh strawberry sauce.
Sunday night friends dinner is quickly becoming one of my favorite traditions. I look forward to it every week. This week we made creamy dill and salmon pasta, caprese salad, an antipasto platter and garlic bread. And for dessert we enjoyed some of the most delectable cheesecake I’ve had in a while. See, we eat [...]
A lighter but just as decadent chicken salad sandwich with avocado, red onion, jalapeno and lime.
A twist on tater tot casserole with andouille sausage, sauteed chard and spicy mushroom gravy.
To you mothers out there, I hope you had a wonderful Mother’s day. This was the 2nd one I got to experience as a mom and it was just as wonderful as the first. Breakfast in bed. Lunch with my boys. Playing in the backyard with Kellan while Ryan planted the beautiful flowers he bought [...]
A perfectly simple pizza with crushed tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, prosciutto and arugula.
A fragrant, flavorful crustless quiche perfect for Mother's Day.
A plate full of goodness: chips, cheese, black beans, corn, tomatoes, onions, chorizo and a creamy chipotle avocado cream sauce.
Gooey, chocolatey brownies with crushed Oreo cookies mixed in.
Wow. What a weekend. Strike that. What an amazing weekend. I had the privilege of attending the first ever Big Traveling Potluck in Murrieta, California. And let’s just say it was probably one of the most inspiring, fun, not to mention delicious weekends I’ve ever had. I have been to a couple of other food [...]
A tangy, sweet n' spicy BBQ sauce that everyone will love.
Look! Look! Look! Something is growing! I believe these are my radishes. I’ve also got some kale and lettuce coming up but some of the other things I planted don’t seem to be doing that well. And some little creature, cat, bird or squirrel comes and digs up my beans once a week. Not. A. [...]
A hearty bowl of cheesy comfort with andouille sausage, kale, cheese and pasta.
A perfect sandwich with crispy garlic prawns, tangy dill slaw and a creamy dijon mayonnaise.
Happy Monday! This past weekend was a busy one for us. We got to visit some family, meet a new baby, visit friends, celebrate a 60th birthday and enjoy a 60s style steak dinner in honor of Mad Men for our Sunday dinner with friends. We also got some backyard time in and Kellan used [...]
Roasted poblano peppers stuffed with spicy chorizo, onion, garlic and jalapeno. Topped with pepper jack cheese and baked to perfection.
Celebrate grilled cheese month with this version with creamy robiola, sauteed mushrooms and kale and sweet roasted garlic.
Happy Monday! In case you haven’t noticed we’ve made a couple of changes here on the blog. A little spring cleaning if you will. We are now able to showcase the pictures just a bit more. We’ve made it a bit easier to share the posts. And we’re also in the process reformatting the recipes [...]
Moist chocolate cupcakes with a cookies n' cream candy center and a delectable Oreo frosting.
Deviled eggs get a Mexican twist with avocado, tomatoes, onion, jalapenos and lime juice.
Monday Musings April 1, 2013
A mixture of dungness crab, tomatoes, onions, lemon, lime, cilantro and avocado. It's like sunshine in a bowl.
A creamy mac n' cheese with tangy dill and crispy bacon. It's a bright and cheesy mac n' cheese that even a toddler will love.
Monday Musings March 24
Pulled pork, caramelized onions and pepper jack cheese help make this grilled cheese my new favorite.
Vanilla cupcakes stuffed with strawberry cream cheese and topped with a pretty pink buttercream.
Succulent pulled pork tostadas topped with spicy yet sweet chipotle caramelized onions.
Luscious Bailey's Irish Cream Cheesecake with a decadent chocolate ganache topping.
Monday Musings March 11, 2013
Whole grain pasta, savory sausage, sweet peas, sauteed onions tossed in a light cream sauce and topped with a crunchy panko Parmesan topping.
A quick and easy pasta with succulent shrimp, briny capers and a buttery Dijon mustard sauce.
Happy Monday friends! We just spent the last weekend in Phoenix, enjoying some sunshine, food, family and baseball. Kellan had a great time. He spent some time with his grandparents, great grandparents and great aunt. He got some new shoes that light up. But I think his favorite part was all the quality time he [...]
Treat yourself and your family to this scrumptious quiche made with thick cut bacon, curly kale and creamy goat cheese perfect for lazy Saturday mornings.
Sourdough bread stuffed with roasted garlic, butter and brie cheese.
Monday Musings February 25th.
Golden fried eggplant topped with a cool curried yogurt sauce.
Creamy mac n' cheese with smoky roasted poblano peppers and pepper jack cheese.
Monday Musings February 18
Broccoli tossed in a spicy chili sauce and roasted until tender and caramelized.
Creamy Biscoff balls dipped in melted Nutella and rolled Biscoff cookie crumbs. Pure, unadulterated Biscoff Nutella heaven.
Monday Musings Feb 11
Three different meals that are perfect for your at home Valentine's Day celebration
Cauliflower mashed with parmesan and mozzarella. So good it gives mashed potatoes a run for their money.
Monday Musings February 4
Some of my favorites for your Super Bowl Party
Creamy jalapeno popper dip baked in a crispy wonton shell until hot and bubbly.
Monday Musings January 28
Chewy, chocolaty, Biscoffy cookies.
Monday Musings January 21
Hot chorizo, creamy avocado, spicy sauce and melted mozzarella = picture perfect pizza.