With this being Easter weekend, you are likely to end up with lots of hard-boiled eggs. Personally, I love ’em just like that, but I also loved deviled eggs. Here’s a slightly spicy version of everyone’s favorite springtime treat. This recipe is just for 4 eggs but you can easily multiply it – and you […]

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So what’s a recipe for a decadent dessert doing on this healthy recipe and lifestyle blog, you might ask? Well, for one thing, it’s okay to indulge in a treat every now and then. And for another, you are likely to have guests for Thanksgiving who don’t adhere to the same dietary guidelines you do. […]

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I watch a lot of TV shows about cooking; can’t help it, it’s my passion (outside of writing). The other night I was watching one on the Travel Channel where a couple guys were looking for the best breakfast sandwich in NYC. This recipe won’t rival those (they were stacked sky high and included all […]

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Here’s a side dish loaded with flavor but slim on calories. It makes a beautiful accompaniment to a piece of chicken or fish, rice and a fresh, green salad. Acorn Squash Crescents 1 acorn squash 1 T. butter ¼ t. curry powder ¼ t. kosher salt 1 T. apple juice or apple cider Cut squash […]

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My husband and I don’t really have any New Year’s Eve traditions other than enjoying a nice meal of steak and lobster. If you need to prepare an hors d’oeuvre for a party tonight, this recipe looks very elegant and fits the bill as far as including seafood in the menu. I got this recipe […]

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I wanted to make a really special dessert for Christmas and I knew that everyone in the family loved chocolate. Me? Not so much. But a Black Forest cake is a way to please everyone, including myself. I found a recipe for Black Forest Bars in an old cookbook but since it called for an […]

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