I'm definitely a girl that doesn't like to spend a lot on food, but don't get me wrong, I looooooove food. However, being frugal can come in handy when you're hit with unexpected expenses, leaving little room for a large grocery budget.  I know I'm not alone on this one. Anyway, as mentioned many times before, I love to make a meal stretch, it's kinda my thing. ...more

Seafood and Corn Chowder

 We had this for dinner last night and I couldn't wait to share! You've got to try this. It is so good. Very few ingredients and very little time to prepare equals a fantastic meal in no time. Fresh corn from the cob works best in this recipe....more

Fall is in the Air

Fall certainly is in the air. I had to put on socks today! And a sweater!    Hmm... maybe I ...more

Plated + Served: Chilled Pistachio Yogurt Soup

A lovely sip of summer. A summer soup should be cool and bright, with flavors that pop with every spoonful. But, like everything in life, you’ve got to keep it interesting.This Pistachio Yogurt Soup certainly keeps things lively. Dried hibiscus petals, lightly toasted pistachios and a handful of the seasons freshest herbs give this Greek yogurt-based soup a refreshing lift that is intoxicatingly addicting....more