Category Archives: Recipes

Fennel and Orange Salad

Oh hello… It sure has been a while since my last post and I sincerely apologize for my disappearance. Life has been pretty hectic for me, mostly due to an overabundance of exams and “busy work.”  Oh, and I’m still … Continue reading

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Balsamic Grilled Chicken

I love the flavor of this chicken: it is tender, juicy, and the perfect balance of flavors. The balsamic vinegar soaks into the meat and creates a caramelized crust when it touches the grill. There is also just the right amount of … Continue reading

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Grilled Naan Bread

Naan is a flat bread found in India and the Middle East.  It is traditionally served to accompany curry dishes or to wrap around meat kabobs and roasted veggies.  One of my favorite ways to eat naan is with fresh hummus, a … Continue reading

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Instagram Round-Up

Everything is in full bloom in Memphis including our gorgeous rose bush.  Isn’t that coral color amazing?  I’m now on the hunt for clothing in this pretty hue.  I also bought a bright floral dress from Gap which will be perfect … Continue reading

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Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Whenever I’m having a moment where I really miss living in Minnesota, I make this dish.  It brings back so many wonderful memories of my home state.  I remember when my mother would take me to Byerly’s, a Minnesota grocery … Continue reading

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B.A.T. = Bacon Avocado Tomato Sandwich

Whenever I buy a package of bacon, I always end up with several pieces leftover…too many for a single serving, yet not enough to use in most recipes.  Another what-am-I-going-to-do-with-these-leftovers conundrum.  However, there is one meal item that doesn’t care … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash with Meatballs

Up until a month ago, I had only heard of spaghetti squash and hadn’t tried it because  I was convinced it could not compete against pasta.  I thought the texture would be too mushy or the taste would not jive with marinara sauce.  One afternoon … Continue reading

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