Summer Vegetables Baked with Three Cheeses

It is still summertime and there is an abundance of farm fresh zucchini and heirloom tomatoes. Here is a delicious and nutritious way to prepare them and create a gorgeous presentation. Placing these sweet and juicy vegetables in a baking dish with another sweet vegetable, the vidalia onion , some fresh, aromatic herbs and topping…

Mini Eggplant Pizzas

Who doesn’t love pizza? It is such a delicious, cheesy, gooey, comfort food that most will splurge on this  for their weekend night meal. We either order in, go out, make it ourselves or go to friends or families home and celebrate with pizza. Yum! But this delicious, cheesy and gooey food also comes with…

Kale, Swiss Chard and Wild Rice Salad

You do not need to eat meat for every meal. You can get many nutrients from a vegetarian meal such as this one I made this evening. It’s not just light, low in calories. but also packed with an abundance of nutrients that you will truly enjoy on a humid day. Kale is the new,…

Egg, Turkey Bacon, Avocado and Fig Spread on a Spinach Tortilla

Not sure what to prepare for your next meal? Didn’t have time to go to the grocery store, but still want to prepare a delicious, nutritious, healthy and quick meal? How about this egg, turkey bacon, avocado with fig spread on a spinach tortilla? I am sure you have 95% of these ingredients in your…

Did Someone Say “Bacon”

Did someone say “Bacon” ?!?!?! Yum !! I love bacon, come on now, WHO doesn’t love bacon? There was a man on the hit show, “Shark Tank” who invented an alarm clock that woke you up to the smell of bacon; now that’s truly a passion for bacon!  But it’s not the best food you…

Endive, Radicchio, Pear Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette

Spring is trying to make it’s way here (thank God) and to celebrate, I have decided to make a salad that reminds me of some flowers and light afternoon meals! If you look at the way I arranged the radicchio it looks like a pansy. Very pretty! Instead of eating a heavy sandwich that is…

Skillet Chicken Alfredo

There is no need to make a mess in the kitchen. With this recipe, all you will need are a cutting board, knife and skillet. Easy to prepare and easy to clean up making more time for you. Now, that is something I believe we would all enjoy more of, right? Skillet Chicken Alfredo Ingredients:…

Chicken with Pears over Arugula Radicchio Salad

If you are in the mood for something sweet and savory on one plate, here it is! No sugar added, just the natural sugar from a beautiful pear. This combination of flavors balance each other very well. You get sweet and savory all in one bite. No heavy seasonings, just some salt and pepper on…

Arugula, Endive and Radicchio Salad

Arugula, endive and radicchio are some of my favorite salad ingredients. So simple, yet so delicious! To bring out their flavors I made a simple extra virgin olive oil and red  balsamic vinegar dressing, not too much, just enough to taste the sweetness of the balsamic. Since I love cheese, I also added some Parmigiano…

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…

Grapefruit Avocado Salad

Eating healthy and light is very important for a long life. The right amount of “good fats”,  fiber and vitamins not only will help provide a healthy heart and body but will have you enjoying delicious foods. I love salads, even more when someone else makes them for me, but this one,  I whipped up…