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Tomatillo Braised Chicken

Tomatillos rank among one of my favorite ingredients. The slightly tangy, slighty herbal, slighty sweet friend of the tomato brings something special to any dish in my opinion. It is traditionally used in salsas and stews like in this recipe where it is made into salsa and used to quickly braise chicken on the stove-top […]

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Spaghetti Squash Chopped Greek Salad

This holiday weekend was filled with pasta salads – the creamy, rich, stick to your thighs, types of pasta salads. And although my small stolen bites were delicious, it got me thinking about lower carb and healthier pasta salads and wondering how our dear friend spaghetti squash would hold up in a cold preparation. After […]

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Baked Crispy Taco Shells: New and Improved

With a summer full of tacos ahead of me, it’s important to have some quick and easy recipes up my sleeve to mix up the taco shells. Usually I reach for lightly grilled corn tortillas, low carb butter lettuce wraps, or warm soft flour tortillas; but every once in awhile I crave something crispy. That’s […]

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Sunday Slow Cooker: Tomato Chipotle Chicken Tacos

Sorry (but not sorry) about all the taco recipes lately. I just can’t help myself since it is all I want to eat in the summer time. A few tacos, grilled corn, and a fresh salad and I couldn’t be happier. This taco recipe is a combination of two of my favorites – Chicken Tinga […]

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BBQ Ranch Chicken, Roasted Corn, and Peach Salad

Wowsa…Have I got a salad for you today! Chicken, fresh corn, peaches, a touch of bacon, cucumbers, crunchy Romaine, and cilantro all drizzled with homemade BBQ Ranch. It’s a salad that is almost impossible not to love and will please both salad lovers and haters alike. It also couldn’t be more perfect for hot summer […]

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Sunday Slow Cooker: Ground Beef and Zucchini Stuffed Peppers

You can’t always control your cravings. Even though it’s been HOT, HOT, HOT, I found myself craving stuffed peppers last week but knew there was no way I was turning on the stove. Predictably I turned to my favorite kitchen gadget and proceeded to make a huge batch of delicious stuffed peppers filled with zucchini, […]

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