At the end of April Adam and I took a trip overseas to Italy, Greece, France and Spain. When we weren’t on the cruise ship we were busy exploring all of the history and sights that this part of the world has to offer. During our stay in Venice we took an excursion to the Dolomite… Continue reading Roasted Beet Ravioli and Goat Cheese Sauce
Catching leprechauns on St. Patrick’s day is a fun tradition for kids and adults alike. This year is the first year in very many years that I have made a trap. This trap includes all of the things leprechauns love: shamrocks, rainbows and of course, gold!! The shamrock and gold gummy candies are delicious and will be… Continue reading Shamrock & Gold Gummy Candies for a Leprechaun Trap
I love Mexican food so much that I could eat it everyday. While there are so many different dishes to choose from like tacos, enchiladas, tostadas, tamales, chile relleno, and burritos, quesadillas remain one of my favorites! Since pretty much anyone can make a simple quesadilla this recipe will be easy and fun for you to make… Continue reading Steak, Plantain and Black Bean Quesadillas
Happy November! Wow how time has flown by. We started off November with a fun outdoor party at a friends house. The weather was beautiful, the beer was good, the games were fun and the food was great! We were all encouraged to bring a fall dish, so I decided to make these pinwheels with… Continue reading Turkey, Cranberry and Gruyère Pinwheels
Lately I have been on a dried food kick. Last week I bought banana chips (so much fat!), dried coconut and crystalized ginger from Aldi. None of this is healthy. It is much better for you to just eat a banana rather than the banana chips, but they are sooo good! Adam and I received this… Continue reading Coconut Plantain Chips
Adam and I go to this restaurant called The Green Lemon (Adam calls it the Drunken’ Lime) and they have an amazing blackened ahi tuna taco with mango, cucumber, pickled onions, cilantro and avocado with sriracha aioli. I decided to replicate it so I don’t have to drive all the way to Tampa to have some… Continue reading Ahi Tuna Tacos with Sriracha Aioli
Every time I open my Facebook page I see another food video from Tasty or Tastemade showing me how to make another amazing recipe. I always wondered how they make it look so easy so I decided to try it for myself. I made a video for you on how to make Chicken Pad Thai based… Continue reading Recipe Video: Chicken Pad Thai
You all know I rescued Zoey from a shelter so I have no way of knowing her exact birth date. So I guestimated 4 months earlier from the time that she lost her baby teeth, which turned out to be the beginning of February. My dad’s birthday is February 1st so we decided to make… Continue reading Carrot Cake For You & Your Dog!