Caprese Crackers

caprese crackers

Winter, it’s time for you to go!!! I mean, really, please leave and bring on a gorgeous spring followed by a nice warm summer with lots and lots of delicious tomatoes.  Yesterday when I was grocery shopping at Publix I got so excited when I saw yellow tomatoes that I knew I HAD to make some caprese […]


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 […]


It’s Lunch Time!!!! – Easiest Chicken Salad Melt

chicken salad melt

Fast and easy is not always something that we associate with gourmet and this easy chicken salad melt may just be more resourceful than anything else, but when I am in a hurry in the mornings it is always great to keep things on hand that are easy to make for lunch.  I can’t remember where I saw it first, possibly Hungry […]


Spaghetti Squash Spaghetti

spaghetti squash

Our run with summer squash is nearing the end, so I only have a few more recipes to post from our garden harvest.  Growing up I NEVER gave squash a fair chance and I really had no idea what I was missing all those years.  I definitely agree that your taste buds change or mature every 7 years or it […]


“I feel so “corn”-y!!” Corn & Tomato Salad

corn and tomato salad

A few years ago on a family trip to Dauphin Island, this recipe was created.  Vacations with my family are NEVER dull.  We definitely have lots of fun in the sun, but as you can probably guess, we have LOTS of time in the kitchen.  While no one enjoys a long drive to the beach […]