Prosciutto Wrapped Pears Filled with Parmesan Reggianno Cheese

  This is a very beautiful anytime snack to serve when you are in the mood for something sweet and savory. These beautiful, sweet pears become sweeter when baked and are a compliment with with salty prosciutto and delicate parmesan reggianno cheese. I topped them with some fresh rosemary for that woodsy taste that goes…

Strawberries

Growing up in the Czech Republic and here in the States we didn’t have a cookie jar, we had fruit bowls. Fruit was our snack, everyday. My mom would always have a variety of fruit on hand and when we wanted something sweet, we would either take a bite of an apple or pear, peel…

Crepes With Strawberries And Bananas

You don’t need a special occasion to eat this beautiful meal. I believe that every meal is a special occasion and should be treated so. Make your place setting pretty and inviting. Use cloth napkins, your good tableware, maybe even some flowers or candles on the table. And who says you need anyone else there…

Irish Oatmeal

If you can boil water, you can make this healthy and nutritious breakfast, Irish Oatmeal, It takes less than 4 minutes and is good for your body. It is a natural, whole grain and it is also a good source of fiber. I purchased the name brand “McCann’s”, the quick cooking rolled oats. I stay…

Grapefruit Sprinkled With Organic Coconut Palm Sugar

Grapefruit and organic coconut palm sugar, what a great naturally sweet treat anytime of the day! Grapefruits are very low in calories, about 104 for a whole red fruit but it is packed with vitamin C, fiber and anti-oxidants. Plus, it helps to curb your appetite a bit. It’s taste can be anywhere from a…

Protein Smoothie

Making a protein smoothie for breakfast is a pleasant treat and a great alternative to eggs or any other breakfast food.  It’s a great breakfast to take on the go when you don’t have time to fuss in the kitchen or when you would just  rather  drink your breakfast. You can be very creative in…

Salmon Served With A Pomegranate, Ginger And Orange Reduction and Spinach

How will you say “I Love You” tomorrow? Will you bring flowers, chocolate, go out to dinner, buy jewelry,  or go on a romantic getaway? There is nothing more valuable than good health. Showing yourself and your loved ones you love them by preparing healthy meals is the ultimate true love! Since tomorrow is Valentines…

Individual Apple Caramel Pies

Today was a good day to stay indoors and bake. The weather really changed from yesterdays 46 degrees to today’s 30 degrees and wet snow. So, I had a lot of work to do and figured today would be a good day to bake. I can then freeze these beauties and when I need them,…

Orange Mango Salsa

Orange Mango Salsa. To me, a salsa is an infusion of many flavors incorporated into a thicker sauce that can be either cooked with or added as a condiment. This particular one may be used either way and tastes delicious. I love to cook with fresh fruits and vegetables, or as I call them, “Natures’…

Lamb Chops in a Honey Grape Sauce

Lamb Chops are very tasty meal that is very quick to prepare and so versatile  with ingredients you can use to compliment them. This is a sweeter version using natural sweeteners like honey and grapes. The white wine also gives it a fruity taste that balances all of the flavors. Lamb has been consumed for…

Challah French Toast with Fresh Berries

Challah bread makes the best French toast! It’s a little sweeter bread than plain white and absorbs the egg wash without making the bread soggy to create this delicious breakfast food. When you top it with fresh fruit,  you also serve a healthy breakfast. It’s great on a cold winter morning or for brunch. Adding…