Summer White Wine Steamed Mussels with Crusty Bread

Here’s the truth.  We just over think dinner, therefore making it stressful, therefore making it a job, therefore taking the joy out of cooking.  Dinner doesn’t have to be complicated.  It can be as simple as steamed mussels in a gorgeous white wine broth served with a side of crusty bread and a block of…

A New Fresh & Healthy Twist on Chips & Salsa

Before I begin let me make perfectly clear that I LOVE chips & salsa!  Whether it be my slammin sadie’s blackbean and corn salsa (check previous post under  “Ultimate Tailgate Menu”) or the fresh salsa you get at the Farmer’s Market. Yum!! I think I could make a meal on chips & salsa alone…(well maybe chips, salsa, & a…

The Comforts of Sweet Potato Sheperd’s Pie Minus the Guilt

It’s raining, it’s pouring, my old man is snoring, and it’s colder than a you know what…. & frankly after being teased by mother nature this weekend with sunny spring days with highs in the mid 60’s, I need some serious comfort food.  I have come up with a delicious sweet potato shepherds pie that is healthy, nutritious, and…

A New Fresh & Healthy Twist on Chips & Salsa

Before I begin let me make perfectly clear that I LOVE chips & salsa!  Whether it be my slammin sadie’s salsa (check previous post “Ultimate Tailgate Menu”) or the fresh salsa you get in June at the Farmer’s Market. Yum!! I think I could make a meal on chips & salsa alone..(well maybe chips, salsa, & a side of guacamole) …