Healthy Snacks and Substantial Salads

My husband and I are pretty active people.  It seems like we are always on the go, doing something, so snacks are an integral part of our weekly food repertoire.  Now that baby boy seemingly has an endless appetite as well, I snack heartily and often.  I could really use a sherpa to carry the […]

It’s Super Bowl Time – Muffulettas and Chicken Wings!

It’s that time of year again–Super Bowl time!  One last excuse to throw dietary caution to the wind and meal out!  Two things that get the task accomplished better than the rest are chicken wings and big, meaty sandwiches.  It just wouldn’t be football without them! I can distinctly remember when Super Bowl chicken wings became […]

Roasted Okra Croutons

Most of you know by now that my husband and I are members of a CSA.  We absolutely love the variety of delicious, fresh produce that we get in our weekly share, however we sometimes have to get really creative if an, ehem, overabundance of a certain vegetable occurs.  Okra.  It just loooooves the soil […]

4th of July Recipes–An Appetizer and a Side!

Okay, I know this is the very last-minute for a 4th of July post.  I am a very bad blogger.  I chose to go canoeing with my husband and dog instead of blogging, and I’m not sorry.  It’s early yet though and these recipes come together pretty quickly.  Because we are running on a tight […]