Monterey Chicken Nachos

Nachos is a popular snack in my household as it is in many. My husband is the biggest fan of all and often snacks on this salty, cheesy guilty pleasure. However, he prefers it very plain—with only...more

Lemon Coconut Cheesecake Bites

I am so glad spring is almost here (four more days if you have not been keeping track)! I hope the...more

Italian Chicken Pasta Salad

Hello there! It looks as if spring is going to arrive after all. The snow has finally started to melt, so we are making some progress ....more

Mini Mint Chocolate Icebox Cake

Icebox cake is one of the easiest cakes to make. It rose to popularity in the 1920s and 1930s (thanks Wikipedia!) and is traditionally made with two ingredients: chocolate wafers and sweetened whipped cream. And best of all, as the name suggests, there is no cooking required ....more

Toads and Friends on a Log (Eggs and Bacon on a Loaf)

I recently watched an episode of The Kitchen...more

Lobster Pizza

A few weeks back the nice folks at LobsterAnywhere sent me some complimentary colossal lobster tails, which I turned into scrumptious Lobster Tails with Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus. With 32 years of experience, LobsterAnywhere ships high quality Main lobsters and premium seafood nationwide—to restaurants, to businesses, to you and me. The seafood I received were sent...more

Pork Fried Rice

Have you ever been as underwhelmed with your take-out fried rice as I have?...more

Cacoila Sandwich (Portugese Pulled Pork)

Hi everyone! What I am sharing with you today is one of my food loves. Love! ...more

Avocado Coconut and Lime Granita

It's a brutal winter here in New England: the days are short, the storms are frequent, the...more

Chicken Fried Steak with Gravy

One of my husband's favorite comfort foods is chicken fried steak, and I can see why. What's not to love about steak that is breaded, fried, and served with gravy? There was a period when we would have it once every 2-3 weeks, but times...more