Three Cheese, Sausage & Roasted Red Pepper Pizza

Three Cheese, Sausage & Roasted Red Pepper Pizza

In Italian, Pizza On June 13, 2012 0 Comments

I know that’s a mouthful but this is the most delicious pizza ever. I modeled this pizza after my favorite pizza served up at Rustico Pizzeria here in… Read More »

chicken and bean burrito

Chicken and Bean Burritos

In Poultry, Southwest On June 12, 2012 0 Comments

One of my favorite things to do is dig through my old issues of Cooking Light magazine and discover new recipes that I may have missed the first… Read More »

bruschetta chicken pasta

Bruschetta Pasta with Chicken

In Grilling, Healthy, Italian, Pasta, Poultry On June 11, 2012 2 Comments

Oh, hello Monday. It seems like Monday always creeps up on me despite all of my efforts to extend my weekends. I’ve got a busy week ahead of… Read More »

lime chicken and potato skins

Cilantro Lime Chicken & Baked Potato Skins

In Grilling, Poultry, Sides On June 7, 2012 3 Comments

One of the great things about being a food blogger and linking up with other food bloggers via Twitter is that you basically have a world of recipes… Read More »

yogurt parfait

Yogurt Parfait

In Fruit, Healthy, Treats On June 6, 2012 2 Comments

I should really label this post ‘Your new favorite breakfast.’ Or ‘Your new favorite snack.’ OR ‘Your new favorite dessert’ because I guarantee that this will be your… Read More »

cajun chicken sandwich

Grilled Cajun Chicken Sandwiches

In Grilling, Poultry, Sandwiches On June 5, 2012 0 Comments

I’ve been looking for more and more grilling recipes when I stumbled upon Nibble Me This, a great grilling site. If you’re looking for something smokey or southern,… Read More »

chocolate buttercream frosting

Malted Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

In Cake, Treats On June 4, 2012 2 Comments

It’s Wellness Week at my office this week. What this means is a week full of health-promoting activities and I bring in cupcakes this morning. I also brought… Read More »


Summer Salads

In Recipe Roundup, Salad On June 1, 2012 0 Comments

Guys, it’s been a busy week. Short weeks always seem crazier. I’ve had a lot going on this past week and there hasn’t been much time to cook… Read More »

chopped salad

Chopped Salad

In Healthy, Poultry, Salad On May 31, 2012 0 Comments

I think I’ve mentioned before that I’m a big fan of salads, but only when there are tons of flavors dancing off of the plate.  This past week… Read More »

Office Snacks

Healthy Office Snacking

In Healthy On May 30, 2012 0 Comments

I’ve really been trying to cut down on my office snacking. More like I’ve been trying to cut down on my unhealthy office snacking. There is just something… Read More »


Review: Mastro’s Steakhouse

In Reviews On May 29, 2012 0 Comments

A quick apology for the quality of the photos in this post as I only had my phone along. One of my favorite ‘local’ cities to visit is… Read More »

apple cinnamon coffee cake

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake

In Bakery, Brunch, Fruit On May 25, 2012 2 Comments

I’ve decided that I’m going to extend my birthday celebration through this weekend. I’m heading to Chicago for the weekend to celebrate and am hoping to have a… Read More »

iced lemon loaf

Iced Lemon Pound Cake

In Bakery, Brunch On May 24, 2012 0 Comments

Happy Birthday to me! It’s a big tradition in my office to bring in birthday treats and when word got out that I cook/bake, the pressure was on… Read More »

barbacoa beef

Taco Tuesday: Barbacoa Beef

In Beef, Southwest On May 23, 2012 2 Comments

Keeping with tradition, last night was Taco Tuesday. I found a recipe for Barbacoa Beef that I’ve been wanting to try for a while and thought this would… Read More »

Honey Cashew Chicken with Rice

Honey Cashew Chicken with Rice

In Asian, Poultry On May 22, 2012 0 Comments

Let’s talk about Sriracha. I’ve seen this chili sauce many of times in various restaurants and on the grocery shelf and I’ve been curious about it for a… Read More »

apple cinnamon

Birthday Treats

In Bakery, Brunch, Recipe Roundup On May 21, 2012 2 Comments

So it’s my birthday this week and there’s a lot of pressure to bring in the most delicious treat to my office. I’m a big fan of birthdays… Read More »

Grilled Chicken

Grilling Guide to Chicken

In Grilling, Poultry, Recipe Roundup On May 18, 2012 2 Comments

Today I’m pulling together a compilation of grilled chicken recipes. It’s been a hectic week and cooking has been minimal.  Now that the temps are heating up, I’ve… Read More »


Garlic-Chipotle Chicken Tacos

In Poultry, Southwest On May 17, 2012 1 Comment

Taco Tuesday this week was unfortunately moved to Wednesday. I did, however, have a great new recipe to try from the latest Cooking Light magazine. I’m a fan… Read More »

Plate to Pixel

Book Review: Plate to Pixel

In Reviews On May 16, 2012 0 Comments

If you’re new to food photography I would definitely suggest this book. I was in search of a book that would help me with my photography skills and… Read More »

Balsamic and Shallot Chicken Breasts

Balsamic & Shallot Chicken Breasts

In Poultry On May 15, 2012 0 Comments

I’ve been a long time lover of balsamic vinegar. It makes for a great chicken marinade and also a great salad dressing. Perhaps this spawned from my grandfather… Read More »


That’s Amore! Homemade Pasta Sauce

In Italian On May 14, 2012 0 Comments

Since I’m Italian, one of my favorite things is pasta. I try to limit my intake because I’m sure all of those carbs aren’t the best for anyone…. Read More »