Campfire Foil Dinner: Apricot Dijon Chicken Breast Packets

Healthy campfire recipes are often hard to come by – and, who doesn’t want a perfectly burnt hot dog cooked over a campfire when you’re in the woods? That is why this recipe struck me – it is on the healthy side AND campfire friendly. These foil dinners are so good – and so easy ....more

Grilled Vegetable Salad with Chimichurri Sauce

Potatoes play only a supporting role in this flavor-packed grilled salad. Grilled Vegetable (and Potato) Salad with Chimichurri If you’re as obsessed with grilled vegetables ...more

Campfire Foil Dinners: Meatloaf in Onion Cups

I love making fancy and challenging food in my home kitchen, but for camping, everyone really just wants something homey and hearty. And so, I keep it simple. And any food just tastes better when you’re in the great outdoors, right? ...more

Waldorf Salad with Walnut Cream Sauce

Waldorf Salad is one dish that takes me straight back to my childhood at my grandma’s house. She served simple food with love – like sliced tomatoes sprinkled with black pepper and peach slices drizzled with a little cream. And Waldorf Salad ....more

Homemade Marzipan Honeybees

An easy, wholesomely sweet snack that’s fun to make with kids. Homemade Marzipan Honeybees made with almond flour and honey. About 8 years ago, I made an extra-special cake for a friend who shares an all-time-favorite comedian with me: The inimitable Eddie Izzard ....more

Savory Fiesta Salad Parfait with Creamy Avocado Sauce

Have you ever discovered a dish by accident? That’s how this savory parfait came to be. I was making our family ...more

My “Healthier Me” Quest and Hat Tip to Kalyn’s Kitchen

So today I went to the doctor and instead of dreading that moment when you get on the scale, I had high hopes. For the last several months I have been approaching weight loss, my eternal quest, in a unique way. You see, I am the person who has always tried fad diets and done well for the short term ....more

Mushrooms and Sugar Snap Peas with Maple Miso Vinaigrette

Don’t you just love farmer’s markets? I love strolling around the tables piled high with produce. ...more

Firecracker Fruit Skewers

Fruit kebabs made with watermelon, jicama and blueberries make a festive holiday appetizer. Just in time for the Fourth of July. Just cut watermelon and jicama into small circles with cookie cutters and then hold together with skewers and a few blueberries ....more