A Refreshing Summer Meal

Summer is long gone, but clearly I have some catching up to do… This was a nice light meal on a hot summer day.  I served it for dinner but it would make a great lunch! On the Menu: Asparagus, Spinach, Feta Quiche Apple, Kale, Quinoa, Salad Healthy Fruit Popsicles Homemade White Wine The next […]

Parfait Martini

I’m trying to eat more healthy foods but I need a little inspiration to do it. If I’m going to eat healthy, the food has got to have something going for it!  That’s why I made this pretty breakfast Parfait Martini! Its simple: layers of sliced strawberries, blueberries, and non-fat greek yogurt topped with a dollop […]

St. Patrick’s Day Party

I love any excuse for a party, so with St. Patrick’s day coming up on my holiday week from work, you know I had to have a St. Patrick’s Day Party! The theme was clearly green!!! Green Cupcakes… Green Candy… Green Veggies… Green Guacamole and Green Tortilla Chips… Psst…Did you notice I cut the tortilla chips into […]

Tortellini Skewers and DIY Mugs

I was invited to another Pinterest party!!!!!!   Unfortunately a snowstorm hit the day of the party so I was the only guest who could make it.  We still had fun anyways! I made tortellini skewers as my food contribution.  They are a cute and colourful finger food for a party! I used tricoloured tortellini […]

The Second Annual Pickle Party

If you’re not sure what a pickle party is, then you must have missed the post about our First Annual Pickle Party!  Check it out! I’ll feature some of the edible elements of the party first. This veggie wreath was so easy to make because I bought pre-cut broccoli.  I cut the bow out of […]

Christmas Pomegranate Spinach Salad

I had my parents over for dinner last night so I wanted to make a new salad.  As I was shopping in the grocery store I saw a picture of a gorgeous salad on the pomegranate display.  I couldn’t tell what else was in that salad but this spinach and pomegranate seeds was inspiration enough […]

Sometimes Simple is Better

I was tired, hubby was tired, dinner was just not going to happen tonight.  Sometimes it’s ok just to eat something really simple.  On that note, tonight’s menu included tortilla chips made from a soft tortilla I had in the fridge, some easy homemade guacamole, and a mango and pomegranate fruit salad for dessert. To […]