Pan-Roasted Salmon with Sauteed Haricot Vert

salmon with hericot vert

  I am obsessed with my most recent Bon Appetit issue.  It is “The Cooking School Issue” and  before I could even get beyond the “Pan Roasting” section of  this awesome tutorial of a magazine, I was in the kitchen cooking!!!  Now, I am sure the BA would be none too thrilled that I used frozen fish […]


Red Velvet Waffles with Warm Berry Compote

red velvet waffles4

Happy birthday to me! Happy birthday to me! Happy birthday to little ole me……….Happy Birthday to me! How old am I?  YEAH RIGHT!  So today is my birthday and I announce it with such jubilance because I absolutely love odd years and even birthdays and it just so happens to be an odd year and […]


Pizza Quinoa Pilaf

quinoa pizza

Pizza Pizza!!! I sure do love pizza!!! I love it………. a lot!!!! A whole freakin’ lot!  When I get to heaven (let’s hope that works out for me), I am going to eat pizza all day everyday.  I heard about this man in England that ate pizza for  breakfast, lunch, and dinner for like 23 […]


“Cider House Melt” Sandwich

cider house melt sandwich2

    So, now that the holidays are officially over, it is time to do a little damage control.  Fortunately I made it a point to stick to my regular workout routine (see below), but I definitely overindulged in the Christmas spirit in every way, so January MUST be a month of reeling it back […]