Southwestern Corn and Black Bean Salad for #SundaySupper

After sitting out two #SundaySuppers in a row I’m very happy to be back! And what a great week to come back on, the Fourth of July is such a fun holiday. Every year my mom’s extended family has a big family reunion. I’m talking big, hundreds of people! We all bring dishes to share, the fried fish and sweet tea are provided. After saying our hellos to family members that we haven’t seen since the … [Read more...]

Blue Cheese Broccoli Slaw

Happy Friday! There is no better way to celebrate than with a grilled steak and a beer. Now that it is summer expect to see a lot more grilling recipes. I love the grill, A. because my husband does the cooking and B. because cleanup is very minimal. I have previously posted my simple grilled steak recipe here, so this post is about the broccoli slaw. Generally we eat sirloin, but ribeyes were on … [Read more...]

Couscous Salad

When I was in Paris a few years ago, we ate at local Mediterranean that only served couscous. I think it was there I fell in love. We a big bowl of couscous topped with grilled vegetables delivered to our table and made a meal out of it. Now every time I have couscous I am reminded of that meal. I was ecstatic when couscous became more popular over here and we began to easily find it in our … [Read more...]

Grilled Orange Ginger Chicken Salad for #SundaySupper with @Cristinacooks

This week for #SundaySupper we are all sharing recipes from Cristina Ferrare’s cookbook Big Bowl of Love. I don’t have a copy of her cookbook, yet. (After making this chicken it is on my birthday list, which is coming up hint,hint) But you can find the recipe I made along with many others on her website. I love how her recipes are easy,quick, and healthy, fitting perfectly with the theme of my … [Read more...]