The Simple Things in Life

The Simple Things in Life

A bag of frozen shrimp, a bottle of teriyaki sauce, a can of pineapple chunks, a bag of frozen veggies and some rice – sometimes, that’s all you need....

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Strawberries, Basil, Zucchini, Tomatoes, and Nuts, Oh My!

Strawberries, Basil, Zucchini, Tomatoes, and Nuts, Oh My!

I am totally loving the WC Platinum Chef Challenge and I hope you are too! It really did take me a while to figure out what to make. I...

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More fun with Polenta

More fun with Polenta

Before last Friday, I think I had made polenta once in my life. Since last Friday, I ‘ve now made it three times. What happened? Well, I honestly don’t...

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Sausage, Cheese, and Spaghetti… Squash!

Sausage, Cheese, and Spaghetti… Squash!

Last week, when I started thinking about this week’s meals, I had a craving for spaghetti squash. It’s been quite a while since I made it, and I was...

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Celebrate!

Celebrate!

I can’t believe it, but my dad is 50! To celebrate, my mother and I planned a menu involving lots of his favorite foods. We started off with bloody...

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Pumpkin Sage Polenta with Chicken Sausage

Pumpkin Sage Polenta with Chicken Sausage

Ohh yummy. That is pretty much my opinion on anything involving pumpkin. Tonight’s recipe was inspired by my friend Megnar, who in turn was inspired by the one and...

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Roasted Tomato Tarts

Roasted Tomato Tarts

Just a little treat I put together to bring to a brunch shower – and another excuse to use up some fresh herbs. Pretty much anything with puff pastry...

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