Tuscan Roasted Broccoli: Thanksgiving (or Anytime) Side Dish

Throughout the year I try new side dishes looking for the “wow” factor, something worthy of adding to our Thanksgiving dinner. Turkey, homemade egg noodles, mashed potatoes, gravy, dinner rolls, and pumpkin dream pie are sacrosanct, but when it comes to the vegetable sides, I can slip... [[ This is a content summary only ....more

It’s a Matter of Taste: Supertasters and Food Preference

Are you ever confused by recipe comments that go something like this? “This was bland, needed to add …” When the next comment is: “We loved it, can’t wait to make it again!” Or the range of opinions...more

Zucchini-Ginger Bread: Sprouted Wheat, More Zucchini, Bits of Ginger

As you can see in the photo, Autumn is reminding us change is ever in motion with its golden-amber hues. Ordinarily, by this time in October, we’ve already caught a glimpse of winter’s snow, but not this year. Gloriously warmish days kept flowers in bloom with a backdrop of changing.. ....more

Fried Goat Cheese & Grilled Beet Salad

I am a sucker for goat cheese. When glancing at a menu or scouring recipes goat cheese always catches my eye. Is that why you’re here? ...more

Gluten-Free Lemon Pound Cake [with Sugar-Free and Dairy-Free Options]

Lemon Pound Cake is a versatile treat...more

Savoring Words with 12 Useful Writing Sites: Feature Fridays

I savor choice words like fine wine and soul-satisfying food. Word games, word puzzles, word pictures, you name it, I’m there. So when I stumbled upon...more

Beef Stroganoff with Jovial Gluten-Free Egg Pasta

Beef Stroganoff has been modified in so many ways it’s difficult...more

Blue Cheese Burgers & Grilled Corn on the Cob: Easy Summer Meals

Summer means different things to different people. For some, it’s time to head to sandy beaches, for others, the mountains call for epic hikes. Gardeners are either trying to survive drought or torrential rain,...more

Brunch Muffins

A few weeks...more

Summer Gatherings and Skirt Steak Tacos

Glancing...more