Mahi Piccata

Every food blogger loves to "spring forward". Finally we get decent light around a normal family dinner time. We don't have to make our family dinner at 2pm and then reheat it later on. But of course my first sunny day went to waste, when I didn't even start on dinner until 7pm. Even though this Mahi Piccata is quick to make, I just couldn't pull it together in time for a decent daylight shot. … [Read more...]

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

This post was originally published June 29, 2012 I heard that Phil saw his shadow this year. Bring on six more weeks of winter. I, of course, am not complaining. Florida winter is the absolute best. High of 65, sunny, a little breeze. Doesn't that sound like your perfect day? Occasionally it drops a little lower than I like. On those mornings you will hear me grumble as I reach for my robe … [Read more...]

Crockpot Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

If you are reading this post from your email - click over to the website to see the new look! New Years Resolution: Blog more! Clearly I'm already falling behind on that. Last year was pretty slow around here. I either was in no mood to cook or no mood to write. So, this year I'm starting to get back in the kitchen more - even if my meals are super simple. And I need to be writing more to … [Read more...]

Freezer Meal: Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo

We are just now breaking into the freezer meals I prepared. Well, we did eat the burritos the first night we got home from the hospital, but I'm pretty sure I was still asleep while I was eating so the burrito post will have to wait until we heat up the next batch. Friends and family have been bringing us meals for the last week and a half that we have been home. I think one of our friends … [Read more...]

White Garlic Stuffed Shells

You guys, I am beyond tired this week. I'm glad this is the last week of camp because it is really taking it out of me. I have been joking with my friends that on Friday I will be throwing myself a retirement party. They think I'm kidding....  I'm looking forward to a nice relaxing July and then plenty of time spent with my little girl from August on. These shells, while in no way healthy, … [Read more...]