Entertaining

Blackberry Muffins

Blackberry Muffins

Share List This is a keeper of a Blackberry Muffins Recipe for sure!  We are at the time of year around here where fruit is stupidly expensive.  $1.99 a lb for apples is higher than I’ve ever seen it.  Hopefully spring brings with it some […]

Cucumbers with Lemony Dressing

Cucumbers with Lemony Dressing

Share List I love salads that don’t actually involve lettuce.  While lettuce is fine, it’s like a talisman to the fact that I’m actually dieting, which irritates me, so I pretend I don’t like it.  I’m always looking for something quick to throw together to […]

Cowboy Caviar – Small Batch

Cowboy Caviar – Small Batch

Share List I found a nice recipe for Cowboy Caviar but honestly – they make SO MUCH and I really didn’t need to have so much in my fridge.  I cut the recipe here and there and it still made quite a bit – great […]

Easy Apple Crisp Recipe

Easy Apple Crisp Recipe

Share List I found this recipe and modified it a bit, and although I think it’s VERY good – it feels weird to call it a “crisp” when it contains no oatmeal.  Apple crisp – growing up, anyway- always had oatmeal.   This recipe is […]

Grilled Chicken with Mango Salsa and Coconut Rice

Grilled Chicken with Mango Salsa and Coconut Rice

Share List I have posted previously about my dislike for fruit and meat combos, and I’ll stick to that in MOST cases – but last night I made a mango salsa that was amazing with grilled chicken.  Coconut rice was the perfect accompaniment – its […]

Flourless Orange & Almond Cake

Flourless Orange & Almond Cake

Share List I wanted something yummy and fun for Easter Dinner dessert and ran across this cake on Pinterest.  Its pretty simple, but I had to do some finagling to convert it from European Measures to US.  I’ve NEVER heard of making a cake with […]