Easy Honey French Salad Dressing

This super easy Honey French Salad Dressing is so easy to make at home and a heck of a lot tastier than what comes in a bottle!!! Less sugar and oil than the typical French dressing recipe. Homemade Honey French Salad Dressing On  a regular basis, the hubby will not eat salad because I have […]

Spicy Sweet Potato Fries

These Spicy Sweet Potato Fries are crispy, salty with a nice kick of heat! Spicy Sweet Potato Fries My regular readers know that I’m married to the world’s most picky man. When it comes to food, that is. And wives. He got a home run with his first choice for the latter! So I was basically […]

Roasted Asparagus with Balsamic Brown Butter

Roasted Asparagus with Balsamic Brown Butter is my go-to recipe when this delicious vegetable is in season. A simple sauce of brown butter, soy sauce and balsamic vinegar is drizzled over perfectly roasted asparagus. Roasted Asparagus I adore roasted asparagus. It’s so easy to prepare and superior in taste to steaming or boiling. I typically […]

Herb Garlic Bread

 I took this Herb Garlic Bread to a dinner party where it was devoured with gusto. I substituted a 5-grain Italian bread for a minutia of wholesomeness. Herb Garlic Bread This simple garlic bread is not dripping with butter, but still packed with pure garlic deliciousness. The addition of Italian parsley adds a bit of […]

Picnic Lunch for the College Grad

If I had  been better organized, we’d be dining in one of our favorite Bloomington, Indiana, restaurants, but instead we schlepped this Picnic Lunch down to campus to share with our new college graduate! Picnic Lunch Inspiration Meeting up with a girlfriend for tea sent this plan in motion. Granted, she’s the mom of a […]

Roasted Creole Edamame

Folks have been roasting chickpeas for quite a while, but a girlfriend mentioned that she’d been making roasted edamame. I picked up some of these legumes at the market, added some oil and seasonings and whipped up this Roasted Creole Edamame. Roasted Creole Edamame My real life friends know I eat a relatively healthy diet. […]