My daughter requests this meal for her birthday EVERY YEAR. These delicious crab cakes from Ina Garten can be made … More
This perfect summer salad has grilled corn (use leftovers from night before), black beans, avocado, and red pepper (or tomato)!.
This dip is simple and crowd pleasing. Kids love it too. Great for football parties or other winter gatherings. The … More
This recipe is wonderful… definitely good enough for guests. Quick and easy, and your kitchen will smell AMAZING. I didn’t … More
Maida Heatter is known for her AMAZING desserts. Her cookbook, Maida Heatter’s Book of Great Desserts, is usually found on all … More
This is fast, healthy and delicious, and it can be varied in endless ways. Serve over long grain brown rice … More
Another lasagna recipe! Kids love lasagna. This is a very mild Italian version that incorporates diced vegetables. Even though it … More
Leeks and Butternut Squash are in prime season right now. You can read about the health benefits and preparation of … More
Chicken stew is faster and leaner than beef stew, but you can still get that hearty flavor and texture. This … More
This stew is delicious – very flavorful, yet light on meat and heavy on vegtables. It is based on a recipe written by Allysa Torey, the original owner of Magnolia Bakery in NYC. It is in her amazing cookbook, At Home with Magnolia. I modified the recipe for a slow cooker, since my dutch oven was not available.
This is a great light and easy post-holiday meal. I found it years ago in a Delicious Living flyer at … More
We made this salad for Christmas dinner. It is pictured on the cover of the Colorado Colore cookbook, a gift … More
These are delicious, gluten free and high in protein. Could use brown rice (or any cooked grain) instead of Quinoa. … More
DELICIOUS! This recipe is very adaptable to personal preferences.
This is from Cooking Light’s 2007 Annual Recipes, the best all around year for Cooking Light in my opinion.
Roast chicken is so easy, much fresher than grocery store rotisserie, and you have the option to buy an organic … More
I rely on a few standard recipes if I have to serve an entree to a ton of kids. This … More
This salad is healthy (uses whole wheat couscous) and flavorful (sweet roasted vegetables and tart lemon).
Ina Garten’s recipes are simple and amazing, and this was apparently a best seller among her prepared foods in her … More
Roasting brussels sprouts is super easy and delicious. It is one of the only green vegetables my daughter will eat. … More
This recipe is from an out of print American Medical Association Cookbook. It is one of my most requested recipes. … More
This is my new stand by family lasagna recipe – very good and very easy (for lasagna). It is a … More
WOW – These are delicious and HUGE!!! Far exceeded my expectations for what is basically a PB&J cookie.
This recipe is easy, filling, healthy, kid-friendly and delicious.
This coffee cake is absolutely delicious. It is from the Silver Palate cookbook. It is not healthy at all, but so … More
I have been baking today (it’s cool in Denver), so here’s another delicious whole grain bread recipe!
Makes 12 side dish servings. This is definitely indulgent – possibly a good Thanksgiving side.
Take along a selection of the best of all the season’s crispest apple varieties that are available in your market. … More
MY FAVORITE CHEESECAKE… Unlike regular cheesecake, this on is lightened with egg whites… and its sweetness is balanced with the … More
Makes 12 muffins.
This is my favorite sweet potato casserole that I make every year for Thanksgiving.
I use this recipe as the foundation for most of my quick breads. The kids call these “Favorite Muffins”… the name … More
The whole family is willing to eat this whole grain side dish. We serve it with fish or BBQ chicken. … More
This meal is sooooo easy… and healthy. I found the recipe on display at our local health food store. I … More
If you are in the market for reasonably priced yet sophisticated tall red wine glasses, I found this glass that … More
I like this healthy version of Cincinnati chili just as much as Skyline… and it is MUCH healthier, low in … More
Am I the last person in the world to find out about a cleanser called Bar Keepers Friend? A whole container … More
This Apple Strudel recipe based on a recipe from Self Magazine is delicious. The recipe is actually originally from the … More
Healthy Easy Quiche This quiche has a shredded potato crust instead of buttery pastry, and it doesn’t use any cream … More
This delicious easy and healthy sauce for salmon takes about 5 minutes to make. I always substitute Fat Free Greek … More
Background: Creole Jambalaya comes from the French Quarter of New Orleans. It was created in an attempt to make paella … More
Fresh Yakutat Wild Alaskan Salmon was on sale today at Whole Foods for $12/lb (that is a good price considering … More
I have been looking for a great healthy zucchini bread recipe, since we have a ton of zucchini right now. This … More
I was trimming the fat off our chicken tonight thinking about how much I love my kitchen shears. That gave … More
I have been using The World’s Healthiest Foods website for a while now to try and figure out how to … More
I recently read a great book about nutrition for adults called In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto by Michael Pollan. This … More