Fresh lemon juice…tangy Dijon mustard…lots of greens and herbs…and a delicious, just-done steak on top. Who could ask for more in a salad that is both healthy and ultra satisfying? The beauty of this recipe is that it uses a cheap cut of meat and turns it into something spectacular. And it looks great, too! […]

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Does the idea of a tall glass of mint-infused rum make your mouth water? Then you are sure to love this cocktail-inspired recipe for a tender pork loin roast that is super easy to make. This pork loin makes a great base to a summer meal complemented by apple slaw and baked beans. Simply add […]

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It’s summer and that means it’s grilling season! For a light and healthy dinner, try alternating 12 – 15 large, peeled raw shrimp, a handful of mini sweet peppers, about a third of a red or sweet onion and thick slices from about half a zucchini. Place them on a preheated grill (I use gas […]

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I’m not a big fan of hot dogs but every now and then, they sound really good. And when I indulge in a hot dog, it’s gotta be Sonoran style, which basically means it’s got everything but the kitchen sink on it! Since both my husband and I are watching what we eat, we had […]

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With a couple portobello mushrooms on hand that needed to be used up pronto, I did a bit of online searching for recipe inspiration. After browsing through the Food Network website (one of my favorites), I cobbled together a couple recipes from Robert Irvine and Alex Guaranschelli and gave them my ‘Candy spin’ to come […]

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