I love salmon! It just might be my favorite fish. Here is an easy recipe that is great on the grill or baked. I don’t have exact measurements for this recipe, I usually just play with it. It is hard to mess up though, so don’t worry. It’s easy. The ingredient list is simple. Salmon […]

This is my grown-up version of a grilled ham and cheese sandwich. I make it with turkey and not ham…but you can go either way. Not only does it taste wonderful but the colors make it look as good as it tastes. The ingredient list is easy.  I choose to use mesquite flavored turkey to […]

I could have possibly had one of the most amazing culinary experiences of my life the other night thanks to The Corner Table in Minneapolis. I was lucky enough to enjoy a 12 course meal, paired with wine and beer and served in a cozy corner table just feet away from the stove.

Here is a recipe for one of my all time favorite winter soups, chicken tortilla. I think I may even like it a bit more than chili…but shhhh, don’t tell my husband.   Before you get too scared by the long list of ingredients, let me tell you that it is super easy and very […]

Last weekend I had the opportunity to take a road trip with my aunt and my mom to Nelson WI. for… you guessed it, PIZZA! I think this was the one and only time I have ever crossed state borders for no other reason than to eat pizza. And I must say, it was defiantly […]

Oven roasted chicken is one of my favorite dishes. It is almost as good as a rotisserie chicken. It is not only good as a main course but it adds great flavor to so many recipes, from chicken salads to soups and sandwiches. Oven Roasted Chicken with Baby Red Potatoes 1.5 lb baby red potatoes, […]

This is a great rub for any meat. I especially love it on chicken but can also be used for pork chops or steak. It is easy to make ahead of time and in bulk so you can have it on hand when you need it. The other thing I like about this is how […]

This is such an easy sandwich to make and it tastes and looks so nummy and fresh. It uses one of my all time favorite ingredients, olive tapenade! I have to admit that I’m not a huge sandwich fan, but with the right bread and some not-your-average ingredients, I am learning to like them more […]