Monthly Archives: June 2011

Beurre rose finish 3

Tilapia with Grapefruit Beurre Rosé

One of my favorite things during summer has always been pleasure reading; lazy days by the pool with some watermelon… Continue reading »

Grilled carrots finish

Grilled Carrots with Garlic Mustard Vinaigrette

So this post is about 2 weeks late…see I went on vacation, made an amazing meal, went to take pictures… Continue reading »

Pork chop with cherry sauce

Grilled Pork Chops with a Cherry-Cabernet Franc Sauce

Going to the farmers market is so much fun! You never know what you’ll find or what great ideas will… Continue reading »

Barley salad finish 2

Mediterranean Barley Salad

So today’s post is going to be a really short. Why? Because it’s a beautiful Friday here in California and… Continue reading »

WIlted spinach finish 2

Granny Franny’s Wilted Spinach

As a child, summer vacations were usually spent visiting relatives. Going to see my paternal grandparents in the St. Louis… Continue reading »

Mudslide cupcake finish 2

Mudslide Cupcakes

Some days are better than others. This week has been just dreadful…stuck inside waiting for the cable/internet repair guy (who… Continue reading »

Little smokies finish 1

Little Smokies a la Papa Miller

In honor of father’s day, today’s recipe is one of my dad’s favorites. Easy, tasty and meaty, this appetizer was… Continue reading »

Gazpacho finish 1

Firefly Gazpacho

On a trip to Vegas, I fell in love…with a tapas restaurant! Firefly Tapas Kitchen & Bar is my new… Continue reading »

Jalapeno finish 1

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Shrimp Poppers

Vacations can be very relaxing and invigorating experience, but they are definitely hard on a food blog. You might be… Continue reading »

Apple streusel muffins

Apple Streusel Muffins

Another muffin recipe – and this one is a good one! Low sugar, real apples and streusel…Let’s just say I… Continue reading »

Summer corn chowder finish

Summer Corn Chowder

It’s Sunday! Time for another pot of soup! In honor of summer (here in Cali it’s freezing – highs in… Continue reading »

Watermelon salad 1

Watermelon and Feta Salad

It’s watermelon season! I am so excited!!!I bought my first watermelon this week. I’m a watermelon purist so I eat… Continue reading »