Blueberry Sweet Potato Bread

Blueberry Sweet Potato Bread Here is another recipe that is great to prepare and serve on a busy morning. At first blueberries and sweet potatoes seemed like an unlikely combination to me, but the two turned out to be a wonderful complement to one another. I think you will like this bread as much as I do. Once my busy family is out the door, I enjoy taking a few moments to savor a ...more

Blueberry Pasta Salad

Blueberry Pasta Salad ...more

I had never thought of adding blueberries to savoury foods before, but it sounds like its worth ...more

Blueberry Spinach Salad Topped with Pecans and Blue Cheese

Blueberry Spinach Salad Topped with Pecans and Blue Cheese This is one of my favorite salads of all time! If you only try one of the recipes from this week, this is the one to try! It is delicious, colorful, and a perfect dish for a summer picnic. I generally make this as a side dish, but if you add some chicken or shrimp you can quickly turn it into a main dish. The Blueberry Vinaigrette is to die for! ...more

Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins

Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins It's summer and that means blueberries are in abundance everywhere! This luscious blue fruit is packed with health benefits and I try to incorporate them into my diet as often as possible. I'm always looking for ways to improve my diet and the addition of blueberries is an easy way to do so. ...more

Lemon Sorbet

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Pineapple Rice

Pineapple Rice This recipe for Pineapple Rice is one of my more versatile recipes. This dish is a lighter, fruity version of fried rice. I like to serve it with seafood and it goes well with the Sea Scallops recipe that I posted yesterday. ...more

Leaf Lettuce Salad with Parmesan Crisps

Leaf Lettuce Salad with Parmesan Crisps is a wonderful restaurant in Houston that serves Parmesan crisps with their salads. I enjoy these crisp and salty treats so much that often I am tempted to ask them to bring me a bowl filled with them. My husband says that would not be appropriate, but when he is not looking, I sometimes am able to get the waiter to sneak me a few extras! ...more

Sea Scallops with Sweet Chile Sauce

It seems that scallops have gained in popularity over the past few years. I think this is due in part to the fact that they are harvested year round in the North Atlantic, so they can always be purchased fresh. They have a rich and meaty consistency which makes them able to stand up to a robust sauce. This Asian inspired Sweet Chile Sauce is a perfect complement to this dish. We love the sauce so much, that I like to make extra. It enhances the flavor of an assortment of seafoods and meats. ...more

Small ones will work as well, just don't cook as long.  I have sometimes found scallops to be ...more

Bleu Cheese Burgers

t's almost the Fourth of July which means it's time to gather your friends together, pull out the grill, and watch the fireworks! My husband loves bleu cheese burgers and I have tried many different recipes. Below is the recipe that I like the best. Most recipes simply mix the bleu cheese into the meat. This recipe is different in that you make two thin patties, spread a layer of bleu cheese mixture on top of one and then top it with the other. It's more of a burger stuffed with bleu cheese. ...more

Delectable Tomato Mushroom Pizza

I am loving this summer season and all the fresh produce available in the markets now. Although I love seafood, I actually eat very little meat which makes this a wonderful time of year for me. I can find so many fresh fruits and vegetables and I have lots of wonderful recipes that highlight their flavor.... ...more