Creamy Farro with Spinach, Garlic & Asiago

Italian whole wheat farro combined with fresh baby spinach, garlic, Asiago cheese and butter; then served as a warm side dish. Have you ever tried farro before? It wasn’t something I ate growing up until recently when my family and I visited my Aunt and Uncle for dinner one night and my Aunt Bonnie made […]

Mini Spinach Ricotta Calzone Recipe

A cozy party snack for the holidays and upcoming game days, our Mini Spinach Ricotta Calzone Recipe. We’re busy wrapping gifts and baking cookies this week. How about you? It’s easy to focus on cookies and fudge this month, and forget about the savory stuff. Yet man cannot live on cookies alone… We need cheese […]

Creamy Chicken Tortellini Soup

Light and cozy Creamy Chicken Tortellini Soup, a lighter version of a beloved classic comfort dish! We are deep into our fall routine. The kids have settled in school. We are outside as often as possible, enjoying the crisp fall weather and turning leaves. We hike. We wear hoodies. We pick apples. We start the […]

Caramelized Onion, Bacon and Spinach Pizza

Are you ready to try a new exciting spin on pizza? I know that I always game seeing as pizza is one of my favorite foods. I will never get tired of it and since the topping options are endless I never have to get bored of it. This is a topping combinations you simply […]

Crispy Shrimp and Scallop Rolls

These delicious rolls combine the appeal of egg rolls with a south of the border style. The seafood mixture is used to fill tortillas which are deep fried to crispy perfection. These fresh, zesty seafood rolls can be made as mild or as spicy as you choose, and you can try any kind of fish […]

Skinny Spinach Lasagna

Skinny spinach lasagna? It’s got thick layers of sauce, noodles, ricotta, spinach, and Mozzarella. This just in: we got a Costco membership. More accurately, we got a Costco membership so we could get a TV. HOLD THE PHONE I know I know I know. If you’ve been a reader, a) you just got 100 sweet […]

Spinach and Artichoke Chicken

Who likes spinach and artichoke dip? That question, with the picture below, created a lot of excitement on my Facebook page. I most certainly understand why. Make a healthy version of spinach artichoke dip, and cook chicken in it. What do you have? A dinner to die for, that’s what! This new recipe came out […]

Spinach Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

I love these stuffed portobello mushrooms – they are delicious and so pretty. They can work well as an appetizer when you host, or just serve them as a tasty side dish, as I did tonight. Stuffed and baked portobello mushrooms can become soggy. To avoid sogginess: 1. Wipe clean, don’t wash them (they absorb […]