Food: Dinner Tonight – Chicken Ramen

Ramen, otherwise known as a type of soup, is an easy meal, and with the ever changing temps in the city by the bay, I think this amazing recipe will have to do for dinner tonight: Ingredients 2 strips thick cut bacon, chopped 1 inch fresh ginger, thinly sliced 4 cups low sodium chicken broth 2 tablespoons low sodium soy sauce 1/4 cup rice vinegar […]

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Food: Dinner Tonight – Thai Chicken Satay

I’ve sort of stopped eating chicken as often as I did. I don’t know what happened, but I just don’t crave it. Maybe because we were having chicken almost every night. But today, on my way to work, I realized I should consider a chicken dish and what better way then to infuse in exotic […]

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Food: Simple Snacks and Much More

Snacking is a favorite thing of mine – and I am almost certain it is yours as well. Once in a while I simply consume fruit to combat the need to snack other times I consider something like these wonderful eats:

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Food: Harissa and Coconut Milk, Almonds and Deliciousness

I grew up eating harissa and thought nothing of it. In fact, I hated the texture and taste. Until recently I am finding this grain sold in most grocery stores and on menus in restaurants. Here’s a recipe I can’t get enough of – Harissa, coconut milk, almonds, squash, lentil. My mouth is watering just […]

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Food: Chicken Lettuce Wrap – Greek Style

Variation is my main objective when preparing the same old thing. Meaning chicken, salmon and sometimes even a beef dish. Friday’s are my favorite – because I work from home, so the prep time for a meal is the most welcoming on this day, where I get to create an exciting meal. Such as this […]

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Food: A New Take On Mexican Food

I love finding that unique recipe online and quickly wanting to share what I am making for dinner tonight for not the Jeffrey (Barefoot Contessa reference) in my life. The title of this blog recipe is CRISPY CARNITA STUFFED SWEET POTATO SKINS WITH SALSA VERDE AND MANCHEGO. Dear blogger, you had me at Salsa Verde. […]

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Food: Guacamole in Abundance

I’ve been craving the strangest of foods lately. For example bbq ribs and salad. Mascarpone over fresh peaches, guacamole with slivers of fresh jalapeño, lots of watermelon and salty cheese, and finally tuna soaked in fresh squeezed lemon juice. Not all mixed together mind you. But that’s been my cravings, and no I am not […]

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Food: Tomato Burrata and Toast and Figs

This the season for the best of tomatoes, so naturally I have to use my favorite veggie in abundance. And figs of course.  This is the case with this amazing recipe so easy to make and worth every bite.

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Food: Cannot Get Enough of These Healthy Suggestions

I am glad I stumbled upon this wonderful blog, since I am the worst at photographing food I make to post. Meaning I do forget to do it each time I come up with my own creation. Anyway, I found five favorites to add to my menu, changing it up a little from our healthy […]

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Recipe: White Bean Lemony Soup

This recipe I stumbled upon last week, when I was looking for variation in soups that included beans. I love white beans, and could eat them drizzled in lemon and olive oil any day of the week. Which I do sometimes. So, the soup is a perfect alternative.

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