Savoring Today

For more than 25 years, I have had a love affair with cooking and a passion for healthy living.  I believe great food goes beyond flavor or nourishment—it fosters relationship. Being purposeful about family meals is one of the significant ways we promote health, meet practical needs, and demonstrate the value of those served at the same time.

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

Summer Refuge

In May, just about the time everyone was ready to plunk their plants in the ground, we had an awful hail storm. Devastating, in fact, to anyone or any nursery with unprotected plants and Lowe’s was one of them. Some nurseries simply discarded the damaged plants and filed an insurance claim,.. ....more

Chocolate Peanut Butter Chunk Ice Cream

Father’s Day at our house means red meat on the grill and something chocolate for dessert. Homemade Chocolate...more

Cedar Grilled Chicken-Stuffed Poblanos

Cedar Grilled Chicken-Stuffed Poblanos...more

Recovered Life and Juiced Greens Recipe

I still get emotional when I think about it...more

Guest Post by Barb at Just a Smidgen: Spicy Mexican Taco Bites

Our guest today is Barb,...more