The summer is the perfect time to grill! My husband Tim and I recently bought a new grill for our first home. We have been breaking it in this week with some of my favorite family recipes, I enjoyed growing up. Here are a few healthy grilling ideas for the family. If you don’t have access to a barbeque, you can use a grill pan on the stove top instead.
I started growing some herbs on the porch in my home. The basil plant has done particularly well this summer. I have been finding new ways to incorporate fresh herbs in the dishes I make. I love shrimp and mix it into pasta, rice, and quinoa all the time. Here is a tasty shrimp and basil pasta dish, perfect for a summer night.
This flatbread pizza is my new favorite recipe to make (and eat!). The warm goat cheese and the fig with balsamic are a wonderful flavor combination. My fiance and I were out to dinner at the Norwood Club in NYC a few months ago and ordered a similar item off their appetizer menu. I am used to having fig, arugula, and goat cheese in a salad, so when I discovered how great they taste in pizza form, I could not wait to eat it again! Read more
I’m back and this time I am cooking in my own kitchen! My fiance, Tim, and I bought our first home and have spent the last few months setting up our new place. While the weather has been warm, I decided to perfect a favorite dish of mine, shrimp tacos. Using fresh ingredients and delicious spices, these healthy tacos are sure to please!
Go vegetarian for lunch or dinner. This quick, easy grilled pesto mozzarella sandwich is delicious and low in calories! Great for a quick meal on a weeknight. With several fresh ingredients, this sandwich will leave you feeling satisfied.
This easy salmon recipe is a healthy alternative to meat. This fish is low in calories and high in protein. Salmon is also rich in omega-3 fatty acids, which can help prevent cardiovascular disease. Salmon can be cooked many ways. Here is one of my simple and easy salmon recipes.