Pulled Pork and Cheesy Jalapeno Sandwich

There are so many reasons why pulled pork is a good thing. Here are some: It’s so easy to make, just add all ingredients to a slow cooker and forget about it until it’s...


Blueberry Recipe Round-Up

The price of blueberries is so low right now. I had to look the other way when walking into the grocery store the other day because the blueberries were practically calling my name out...


Roasted Beet Salad with Blueberries and Mustard Dressing

Sometimes less is more when it comes to making a salad. Maybe it depends on what kind of mood I’m in, or whether I’m starving hungry or just hungry when I’m adding toppings to...


Brie and Olive Tapenade Nachos

You know something is going to taste good when the ingredients used are delicious all on their own. The combination of the tart and salty olive and caper tapenade along with the melted brie...


Homemade Ancho Chili Enchilada Sauce

Have you ever seen packages of dried chili peppers in the grocery store and wondered what to make with them?


Grilled Nectarine and Blueberry Salsa

It’s that time of year when there are all kinds of fresh fruits and berries in the market at great prices. As I walked into the store the other day I saw tables of...


Mini Shrimp Tostadas

I think the hardest thing about this recipe is spelling tostada.  I’ve been spelling it with an “o” at the end of the word for as long as I can remember. But then recently...


Chinese Chicken Salad with Won Ton Chips

When ordering a salad in a restaurant I like to try out the Chinese chicken salad. So often I wish there was more of a particular ingredient in the salad. I had one recently...


Grilled Chicken with Mango Key Lime Salsa

Mango salsa is so colorful and bright, and perfect for a hot summer meal. It has that sweet and spicy taste to it that goes great with seafood…or even grilled chicken.


Blueberry Lemonade Smoothie

Lemonade for breakfast is a good thing especially if it’s in a blueberry smoothie. A little tart and just enough sweet along with the fresh taste of blueberries makes this smoothie as delicious it is pretty and colorful.