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Avocado, Mozzarella and Tomatoes with Vinaigrette

Avocado, Mozzarella and Tomatoes with Vinaigrette

Summer break is finally here, YES!!! Finally, lazy mornings are back! I love summer. I will finally be able to catch up on a few new recipes that I prepared but never sat long enough at my computer to share them with all of you. To kick off the summer we just had a great […]

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Pecorino Crusted Chicken With Arugula and Mixed Baby Green Salad

Pecorino Crusted Chicken With Arugula and Mixed Baby Green Salad

It’s a gorgeous Sunday morning. The windows are opens and the crisp air fills the rooms. The birds are singing welcoming a new day as I admire the gorgeous full moon that is still gracing the sky with her presence. I love this time of day. The house is still so quiet, perfect time to […]

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Shrimps and Pasta Surprise

Shrimps and Pasta Surprise

Often I wait until there is nothing left in the refrigerator to go grocery shopping. With that said, I am also faced with the dilemma of using what is left to create a meal with it. Tonight I had some help from my son and this is all it came down to it. Son: Mom, […]

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Vegetarian Cobb Salad

Vegetarian Cobb Salad

I have been asked quite frequently if I prepare vegetarian dishes. The first dish that came to mind is one of my favorite, which rarely I make at home, is the Cobb salad. So here is what I came up to make it completely vegetarian. The vinaigrette is something that I created. There are many […]

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Lentil Salad with Pork Tenderloin

Lentil Salad with Pork Tenderloin

New cooking books have graced my shelves thanks to my dear friends gifting them to me. Yes, I added two wonderful French cooking books to my collection. I know what are you thinking:” Another cookbook? Don’t you have enough?” Well…. If you ask me, we never do. At least, I never do, the more the […]

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Linguine with Spring Tomato Sauce

Linguine with Spring Tomato Sauce

Spring is here and we are very fortunate to have such a vast selection of fresh fruits and vegetables nicely displayed at our groceries stores that it makes it fun to cook. On my last trip to the grocery store, and that is a daily occurrence, I picked up some wonderfully fragrant tomatoes to make […]

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Fillets of Cod Piccata with Artichoke Hearts, Tomatoes and Green Olives

Fillets of Cod Piccata with Artichoke Hearts, Tomatoes and Green Olives

Throughout our travels we look for restaurants that are away from the touristic path, and venture out to where the locals enjoy great food, local flavors and great chefs that have fun and love what they do. A fun and delightful experience each and every time. The base of this recipe started on a trip […]

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Pot Roast with Vegetables

Pot Roast with Vegetables

It is always a treat to have some extra time to prepare a meal and leaving the hustle and bustle of the day behind and enjoying some fun time in the kitchen. Having a recipe that required to be cooked in the oven… well that is the ultimate dream for me. Besides having more free […]

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Vegetarian Quiche

Vegetarian Quiche

School is out, triple digits are in. Finally catching up on all my dinner that I did not post. I will start with this simple and yet very delicious Vegetarian Quiche. Perfect for lunch and dinner and enjoying it with a nice chilled glass of white wine. Green salad as a side, and ice cream […]

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