Yogurt Cheese Tart with Fresh Berries

June 20, 2013

Summer has arrived!!! Backyard barbeques, dinners alfresco, showers and parties… All of which require… the perfect summer dessert. And I have the perfect summer dessert for you – a creamy, luscious Yogurt Cheese Tart with […]

Romaine Salad with Blue Cheese Vinaigrette

June 17, 2013

Yesterday was the “official” start of the grilling season (ok, maybe nobody else thinks so, but in my book THAT is when it starts!). In my house, that means 3 or 4 nights a week […]

Michelada Marinated Steak Tacos

June 14, 2013

Baby, it’s HOT outside! Well, at least it is here in So Cal,  and just in time for Father’s Day, the unofficial start to the summer grilling season! And what better way to show Dad […]

5 Tips for Eating Well on the Road

May 30, 2013

Over the past several months I’ve been traveling  a bit, in fact I’m writing this post on a plane. All these trips have reminded me that eating on the road can be a challenge-  like  […]

Kopanisti Dip

May 28, 2013

Remember me? Yup, I know I’ve been MIA.. I honestly wonder sometimes where the days go.. so if you know, you could send them back, please??? Thanks. But at least  I’ve got some great things lined […]

Roasted Strawberry Sherbet

May 14, 2013

“I can’t have dairy, I’m lactose intolerant”. Does that sound familiar? Lately it seems everything and everyone is going lactose free for a variety of reasons and as a result, there is a lot of […]

Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Beets and Siracha Dressing

May 8, 2013

Just when I thought it couldn’t get any better… Melissas Produce went and introduced NEW produce collections. The newest additions are – Organic Purification Boxes! Melissas graciously sent me the Organic Purification Box B to […]

Sparkling Rosewater Lemonade

May 3, 2013

Sometimes I think my refrigerator looks more like the lab of some mad scientist than an actual family refrigerator. There are lots of labeless bottles and jars  sporting homemade sauces, pickles, preserved lemons and liquids […]

Steak, Mushroom and Talera Sandwich

May 1, 2013

“What do you crave and what food couldn’t you live without?” Recently, I was asked this question and, being the food lover that I am, I had to think long and hard about my answer. […]