Stuffed Potato Pancakes . . .they're not just for breakfast any more!

These Stuffed Potato Pancakes made a great side-dish with any meal, or a special treat for breakfast!  Features sauteed mushrooms and mozzarella cheese stuffing.  Easy to make, and can be prepped ahead of time.  Delicious! Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)

Low-Fat Scalloped Potatoes

It may be Fathers Day soon, but it's us mothers who have to look good in a bathing suit!  What is it about guys that makes them not care that the old Speedo doesn't look as good at 50 as it did at 20?  I dunno, but I've seen enough beer guts slopping over the top of swimming trunks at the beach to last me a lifetime!  Anyway moms, here's a low-fat version of an old favorite for your Father's Day BBQ this weekend - Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes!  It's easy to make, and you'll never miss those calories!  Enjoy it with your favorite glass of chilled Chardonnay this weekend...more

Fresh Ratatouille - a light vegetarian dinner straight from the garden!

Now that the eggplant, zucchini, and peppers are being harvested, it's time to make Ratatouille!  A traditional French side-dish, we serve it as a main course over pasta or rice.  So fresh & light, and it's vegetarian, too!  Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)

Low calorie, great tasting Chicken-Potato Croquettes

My husband and I discovered this great alternative to fried croquettes when we were dieting last year.  So yummy you would never guess they were low-calorie! Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)

Vegetarian Eggplant Parmesan

I love when you can just walk out to the garden, harvest something and create a beautiful and delicious meal from it.  Fresh from our garden this week - Vegetarian Eggplant Parmesan.  It's a beautiful thing.

English Pea Salad

Light and refreshing, this English Pea Salad is always a summer favorite at our house!  Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)

World-Famous Dill Pickles

Yes, they really are "World-Famous".  Just try them to find out why! Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)

Quick & Easy Turkey Meatballs!

This quick & easy recipe for turkey meatballs over pasta with gravy is sure to satisfy your hungry family.  Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)

Spinach & Feta Stuffed Chicken Breast

This recipe turned out so well that we ate half of one as an appetizer before dinner was even ready!  Besides spinach & feta, it also features goat cheese, pine nuts, and roasted red peppers.  Yum! Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)

Fresh Green Beans, straight from our garden to our table

It's Memorial Day and the garden is starting to come in already!  Today we picked our first batch of green beans.  Here's what we created with them: Life's too short to eat crappy food.  :-)