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Greek Salad Pita Pocket Recipe

Greek Salad Pita Pocket Recipe

We eat a lot of sandwiches at our house.  Pretty much every lunch during the week is sandwiches, and sometimes we have them for dinner as well!  One of my favorite dinner sandwiches is a Greek Pita Pocket, so I was very excited to see it in […]

Bruschetta Recipe and the South King County Latino Health Fair

Bruschetta Recipe and the South King County Latino Health Fair

On September 25 of this year I took on my biggest cooking challenge ever, so big that I lay awake for three nights wondering if I could pull it off as well as I thought I could or if I would sink like the Titanic.  The […]

Involtini: An Easy Party Appetizer Recipe

Involtini: An Easy Party Appetizer Recipe

I saw these feta prosciutto rolls on David Lebovitz’s site a little over a month ago and was smitten.  I’m always on the lookout for feta recipes, in fact I buy feta in bulk because I just can’t get enough of it!  I’ve made these […]

Pork Chop Recipe for Spaghetti

Pork Chop Recipe for Spaghetti

Leftover recipes! In my house that’s something there’s never enough of.  Eric doesn’t like eating leftovers, but if I turn them into another dish, he doesn’t know they’re leftovers, and I can save tons of money in our food budget by re-purposing leftover food.  I […]

Banh Mi Vietnamese Sandwich

Banh Mi Vietnamese Sandwich

I’ve had a lot of women ask me “how can I get my husband to eat Asian food?” or say “my son won’t eat Asian food!”.  Well here is the recipe you’ve been looking for.  First of all, don’t tell them it’s Banh Mi, or […]

Italian Roast Acorn Squash

Italian Roast Acorn Squash

I had hoped to be posting my homemade Chinese plum sauce recipe today.  But alas, I’ve been sick all week and haven’t gone to work, where I can pick as many plums as I want.  But my plum sauce post is mostly ready to go, […]

How to Slow Roast Your Own “Sun Dried” Tomatoes

How to Slow Roast Your Own “Sun Dried” Tomatoes

This is another scheduled post, as Eric and I are at the beach with his parents until tonight.  But I’ve been so excited to share these with you that I’m writing the post a week in advance.  We’ve been getting so many tomatoes with our […]

Colorful Super Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Colorful Super Stuffed Zucchini Boats

“Vacation all I ever wanted, Vacation, had to get away!”  Fortunately I’m just getting away from life and my love is coming with me (as opposed to the Go-Go’s song which is surprisingly sad lyrics for such a cheerful tune).  Eric and I are on […]