January 10, 2017

My middle son has never asked for much and when it comes to birthdays, he's more reserved than most, wanting only to have cake (no singing) and to pick out a "big" gift at the local toy store.

October 9, 2016

I found myself with a small head of cauliflower, and wasn't sure what to do with it.

September 28, 2016

We went apple picking the other day - such a glorious day to go, and yet today somehow, I decide to perfect candied bacon!

August 27, 2016

This weekend I had my very first lobster / clam bake. I've been wanting to have one because fresh lobster and clams are simply to die for.

August 16, 2016

When any food goes on sale, that provides many opportunities to try out new recipes and ideas in the kitchen.

August 15, 2016

Today, I found myself wanting chicken, cheese, tomatoes, cilantro and avocados - yes, very specific desires, but begging for a fresh approach.

August 10, 2016

This year, for Cinco de Mayo, I decided to make pork carnitas, in addition to other Mexican themed cuisines for dinner with friends.

August 10, 2016

When a recipe comes out even better the second time around, you know you have a winner. This is such a yummy recipe for zucchini bre

August 9, 2016

When the local grocer has a sale on meat, that's what's for dinner! Today's special was buy one get one free sirloin steaks, which looked pretty good.

August 2, 2016

After having an intense craving for chicken (you know, the food that everything taste like), I decided to defrost some chicken wings and make use of a couple of zucchini from our garden.

July 26, 2016

I hate bananas. I mean, I really don't like them. The taste is just awful to me, but I eat them anyways.