Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Garlic Cilantro Lime Slaw

Pinterest is my latest source for recipe finds, not always healthy but tasty for sure.  I found this really tasty creamy garlic cabbage slaw  on top some spicy shrimp recipe to be amazing.  This will hit my repeat recipes for sure.  I followed most of the directions- I used Old Bay Seasoning in replacement of…

Chicken with Champagne and 40 Cloves of Garlic

As I was rushing around this morning grabbing last minute things before dashing out the door I run back in for my purse with the Costco magazine folded to a recipe right on top.  All I can think is…..do I really want to make a dish that has 40 cloves of garlic in it?   It makes…

Blackened Wild New Zealand Top Loin with Butternut Squash Salad

I picked up a white fish I”m not use to cooking with or maybe I have before but don’t remember.  I love it and after some internet search I found a blackened white fish recipe by Yummly that was the perfect mix of flavors, finger licking good…. a definite recipe keeper.  I also got creative with…

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I thought I may have done this recipe before, feels like it anyway so I wasn’t going to post it.  Turns out not after searching my own blog for it. 😉  I have a ton of overripe bananas that I add to the freezer for smoothies for the kids every time they have a sweet…

Pork Lemongrass Banh Mi

I’ve had Mendocino Farms Restaurant bookmarked for quite a while now and I finally got to try one of their new locations.  I tried their lemongrass Banh Mi and loved it so much I had to find a way to get that recipe replicated.  I found the perfect recipe by Rasa Malaysia.  I marinated the…

Turkey Burgers with Roasted Eggplant and Sweet Onion

I love making Turkey Burgers- the meat is healthy to cook with.  If you hit the search button on my blog- several different versions will probably come up but this latest one I really love.  I nabbed this tasty recipe from food.com.  I added 2 Tablespoons of toasted sesame oil to my recipe I just love…

Strawberry Cream Pie

For Easter this year I found a quick and easy recipe that was light yet flavorful.   It has the same steps in making a cheesecake minus the eggs, flour and baking process.  I loved the strawberries on top it was the perfect touch of sweetness.  I got this awesome recipe from food blogger Center Cut…

Sweet Potato Cod Chowder!

I picked up some Cod in Costco since I never see it and decided to make a Cod Chowder on this cool weather day. :))  I have a Cod Chowder recipe already on my food blog but I wanted to change it up a bit.  I don’t have the Clam Juice or Potato’s that it…

Chocolate Crunch

My facebook feed consists of foodies….including Magazines, Food Bloggers and Gourmet food sites. I want to try it all but I can’t keep up with them as quickly as they are posting it. 😉 Today Tasting Table posted a very simple, quick and divine Chocolate recipe. If you love Rice Crispy Treats I would say…

Sweet Potato with Spinach, Quinoa, Flax Seed and Green Onions

I found an amazing recipe using healthy ingredients.   I bought a large bag of Sweet Potato’s and I needed to find different ways to use them.   After some search through Pinterest I located this delicious Sweet Potato with Quinoa and green veggies recipe.  I made a couple of adjustments for my own flavor taste-…

Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins with a hint of peanut butter

This is by far my favorite use of ripe bananas recipe.  I think this is why I spend so much time browsing around on Pinterest there is always something that catches my fancy or that I can relate too 😉 This banana muffin recipe is moist and so tasty- I used 3 bananas one of…