Arugula and Mango Salad

Arugula and Mango Salad - January 31, 2013

As a Holiday gift each year, my husbands partner get us the fruit by the month club through Harry and David.  I really truly love this gift and hope she never changes it up.  It actually helps me a lot, »
Chicken Adobo

Chicken Adobo - January 30, 2013

This dish was amazing!!!  My husband loved it:)  We all loved it.  Sorry to say, no picture today:(   Truly, the picture wouldn’t do it justice, so instead I will leave you with a picture to make you smile… Louie »
Big Chocolate Chip Cookies

Big Chocolate Chip Cookies - January 24, 2013

I have been spending a lot of time lately on the internet trying to copycat Carol’s Chocolate Chip Cookie.  Have you ever tried one?  They are amazing.  My husband still swears by my original chocolate chip cookies, but Carol’s are »
Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole

Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole - January 23, 2013

I am so sorry, I don’t know what has gotten into me.  I feel like I am on the hunt for the most fattening and decadent recipes on earth!!!  I have the middle of winter blues, and my tight clothes »
Simply Perfect Chili

Simply Perfect Chili - January 22, 2013

My son Tony sent me a text while he was at a friends house asking if I would make a spicy chili.  His text read, “Can you make a really spicy good chili, I think you would be really good »
Hands Down Best Mac and Cheese

Hands Down Best Mac and Cheese - January 20, 2013

I wish I could take credit for this Macaroni and Cheese.  My friend Traci has been making this for years, a family tradition handed down from her Mother.  Whenever she invites our family over for dinner we know we can »
Baked Crab Rangoon Roll-up

Baked Crab Rangoon Roll-up - January 18, 2013

I had the hardest time naming this dish!  I wanted to make a traditional Crab Ragoon, but Whole Foods doesn’t sell Wonton wrappers anymore?…I won’t go there:)!  My wheels began to spin, and I decide to take it to a »
Italian Meatballs (The Real Deal!)

Italian Meatballs (The Real Deal!) - January 17, 2013

Here they are, the counter puncher to yesterday’s Chicken Meatballs.  These baby’s are the real deal!  I did not skimp on anything!  The men in my family were very happy!  I stuck to my healthy version:).  We were all happy, »
Muscle Chow Chicken Meatballs

Muscle Chow Chicken Meatballs - January 16, 2013

As you may know, I live in a household of boys.  I am out numbered in all sorts of ways.  Cooking is often a challenge because I want to eat healthy and the men want something resembling an episode from »
Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread - January 14, 2013

I have made this recipe countless times over the years and my kids still beg me to make it time and time again.  It’s really important to use large bananas for this recipe to keep the bread moist.  If your »