Green Bean Casserole

green bean casserole recipe

  Can you handle one more (belated) Thanksgiving recipe? Please just say yes.    This recipe has somehow been sitting on the back burner (no pun intended) since I made it on Thanksgiving day, but that’s not to say it deserved to be put there.    Flipping through Southern Living searching for T-day recipes, this one immediately … Read more

Benefits of Juicing with Easy Recipes

benefits of juicing

You are what you eat!” This has become one of the most harped about phenomenon from the world of nutrition. Indeed your health is highly dependent on what you consume – as food or as beverage. Healthy eating is not as easy as it sounds. For this reason, the juicing diet has emerged as a … Read more

Black Bean Avocado Burrito Recipe

black bean avocado burrito

Hey readers!    We made it though Monday. It wasn’t so bad, was it? Mine FLEW by. I got to the office at 8am, took lunch around noon and before I knew it was 5 o’clock. Time to go!            When I got home I went for a run outside…that in … Read more

Creamy Fried Corn

confetti corn meal

BAM!    Take a look at that gorgeous meal! I hate to brag, but isn’t it just so pretty?         I found this recipe for “Fried Confetti Corn” in Southern Living’s Thanksgiving issue. At the time, I didn’t need another side dish, but there was no way I could forget about it. I love … Read more

Pasta Primavera with Spicy Marinara

spicy pasta promavera

Question: What would life be without hot bowls of savory, saucy pasta? Answer: Sad, very sad.   Don’t worry. We won’t even discuss the next level of sadness which involves a life lacking of hot bowls of pasta and red wine.    I trust you have most of the ingredients for this pasta primavera already in your … Read more

Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad Sandwich

cranberry pecan chicken salad sandwich recipe

I have been making a conscious effort to use my crock pot more frequently. Yesterday, I had the intention of making a delicious apple and cranberry chicken breast dinner. I knew it would be risky, but sounded like it had a lot of potential. I would have tried something safer, but really just wanted to … Read more