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 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
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
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.
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
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!
I like this healthy version of Cincinnati chili just as much as Skyline… and it is MUCH healthier, low in … More
Healthy Easy Quiche This quiche has a shredded potato crust instead of buttery pastry, and it doesn’t use any cream … More
I was trimming the fat off our chicken tonight thinking about how much I love my kitchen shears. That gave … 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
This menu was designed for me by a personal trainer after my first baby was born. My trainer was certified … More