Crispy Oven Fried Drumsticks

Fried Chicken…Ahhhhh…..when is the last time you even said these two words? I don’t know about you, but during that whole “fried food is not the picture of health” phase, I kind of took a back seat to the KFC’sRead more…

Kid’s Chicken & Rice Soup

While I’d like to tell you that this soup is like nothing you have tried before…it’d be a lie! However, the beauty of this dish is that it will take you right back to a place of childhood comfort. Yup…we’veRead more…

Carrot Wedges Toasted in Coconut Oil

There is not a chance in h-ll I will ever break up with my beloved olive oil…I promise! However with all the crazy chatter I have been hearing using coconut oil in recipes lately, I just had to give thisRead more…

Easiest Smores Dip EVER!!

I admit it…I toss around the “easy” a bit too much. Some of my friends like to bust on me for this. However, this time I there is no exaggeration here …I promise! So, I found this recipe on pinterestRead more…

Pretty White Chocolate Covered Cherries

If life is like a bowl of cherries, I say let’s make them as damn pretty as possible! Other wise it’s just the pits….hehehe. OK, enough with my joke, sometimes I forget that I am a cook and not aRead more…

Red Velvet OREO Valentine Nibbles

I just couldn’t resist! Actually, I think it was Ella who said, “Mom can we try those Red Velvet Oreos,” when the commercial popped on TV. Just an excuse for me, since the wheels were already spinning around. What canRead more…

Zucchini Pasta with Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil

Valentine’s Day is literally around the corner and I don’t know about you, but a nice romantic dinner “At home” sounds just perfect to me!!! I have to tell you that I have been a little obsessed with Zucchini PastaRead more…

Valentine Oreo-Nutella Truffles

I think you may have figured out by now that when it comes to desserts, I take the Easy Street. No-fuss for me is usually the way to go…of course decadent and portion controlled nibbles are a must. These “ValentineRead more…

Red Bell Turkey Stuffed Peppers

  You tell me that one of the best party about V-Day isn’t digging through that box of chocolates nibbling on a corner to hit your secret jack pot. BTW – that would be caramel for me thank you veryRead more…

5-Step Roasted Chicken & Veggies

  Ask me…just ask me the one food I would ALWAYS buy straight off the warm shelf at the supermarket?? I’ll give you a hint! (Other than my picture…hehe) It typically is made in Herb, BBQ & a Latin varietyRead more…

Seared Chicken Apple Sausage over Warm Spinach Salad

  I’m sitting here in the Tae Kwon Do waiting area while my daughter is taking a lesson trying to figure out the most catchy title for this dish! Now, obviously by the time you read this post, the titleRead more…

Roasted Beet Chips

  The most ironic part of this whole thing is that if you asked me two years ago to pick my least favorite food out there…..it would be beets! I Know…crazy! Can I mention why for a sec? You seeRead more…