Dinner · Poultry · Recipes · Vegetables

Copycat Takeout Chicken Teriyaki with Asparagus

  I am trying to lighten my load this week, by having a simple week. That means cooking up some simple, yet delicious meals, that can be done in no time, and still taste super yummy, like this Chicken Teriyaki with Asparagus. This meal comes together in a snap, and will make you say “WOW!” My… Continue reading Copycat Takeout Chicken Teriyaki with Asparagus

Appetizers · Holidays · sides · Vegetables

Super Easy Deviled Potatoes

  It’s almost Easter, and I have got my hands full. I have the whole family here this year, and although it is a somber mood, we are all very grateful for everything we have, and each other. With my brother-in-law battling colon cancer, my hubby’s mom and dad, have been visiting him a lot,… Continue reading Super Easy Deviled Potatoes

sides · Vegetables

Garlic and Parmesan Roasted Red Potatoes

  When it comes to side dishes, potatoes, take the top spot in our home. When we are eating carbs, that is. My kids love anything doused in garlic, and Parmesan. You can really put garlic and Parmesan, on anything, and it would be delicious. Now, I love cooking with regular russet potatoes, but when… Continue reading Garlic and Parmesan Roasted Red Potatoes

Dinner · Pork · Vegetables

Garlic & Herb Pork Loin Roast with Red Potatoes

  It’s still a little rainy out here in SoCal. We are trying to recover from the heavy wind and rain, that broke my mailbox and my water fountain outside. The rains flooded my sons car, and to get into the garage, you had to step into a foot of water. Yeah! It was the… Continue reading Garlic & Herb Pork Loin Roast with Red Potatoes

Appetizers · Lunch · Vegetables

Pumpernickel Crostini with Avocado, Radish and Beets!

  I love having company over for lunch. And Crostini, is the perfect appetizer/meal, that will satisfy everyone, with the most simple ingredients, and also looks so elegant! My recipe for Pumpernickel Crostini with Avocado, Radish and Beets, is just the ticket, for unexpected company, and it is ready in a jiffy! I always have an… Continue reading Pumpernickel Crostini with Avocado, Radish and Beets!

Appetizers · Holidays · Snacks · Vegetables

Italian Style Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

With Pumpkin season in full swing, I wanted to share some ways to use Pumpkin. Last week, I showed you how I make my own pumpkin puree for recipes, but today, I am sharing how to roast the seeds of said pumpkin, with this Italian Style Roasted Pumpkin Seeds. I love roasted pumpkin seeds, any… Continue reading Italian Style Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Hidden Veggie Series · Holidays · Vegetables

Make Your Own Pumpkin Puree!

This is part of my Hidden Veggie series, as Pumpkin is so good for you, and actually not that high in carbs. It is also one of my favorite vegetables, because I just love Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Cake, Pumpkin Seeds. Actually, anything with pumpkin, and I’m in! Today I would like to show you how… Continue reading Make Your Own Pumpkin Puree!

Dessert · Hidden Veggie Series · Snacks · Vegetables

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Brownies!

  I’m on an adventure with vegetables. I love to find things to do with them that are different than just baking, sautéing them, or grilling veggies. I’m on a mission to start adding them secretly to meals and everyday food and desserts,  like these amazing Hidden Veggie – Chocolate Chip Zucchini Brownies! Find out… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Zucchini Brownies!