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Squash-and-Charred-Poblano Quesadillas

I was really excited by these Squash-and-Charred-Poblano Quesadillas because I’m trying to have more meat-free days, and quesadillas are one of my favorites! But, this recipe from Martha Stewart Living, fell a little flat. Details below… Rating: B How to make it an A+:…

March 6, 2022

Baked Sweet Potatoes with Feta Butter

I’ve been having a lot of meat lately, so these Baked Sweet Potatoes with Feta Butter really spoke to me! If you’re looking to offset some less healthy eating and get a nice dose of greens, check this Real Simple magazine recipe out! Details…

October 26, 2021

Pappardelle With Cabbage, Prosciutto, and Sage

This is my slight nod to St. Patrick’s Day this year! I had no time for a big Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner, so I picked something with salty meat, cabbage, and carbs! Does this count? Either way, this Pappardelle with Cabbage, Prosciutto, and…

March 17, 2021

Moo Shu Pork Stir-Fry

This Moo Shu Pork Stir-Fry from Martha Stewart Living is a quick meal to prepare, but with a nice, quality pork tenderloin, you would never know it!! Served in a tortilla, it almost feels like it has an identity crisis, but I’m here for…

August 27, 2020

Hot Chicken Tacos with White Sauce Slaw

I am such a fan of sweet and spicy chicken tacos. The ones from Playa Betty’s, here in the Upper West Side, are pretty darn tasty, and this recipe reminds me of those, or at least fulfills that same craving that hits pretty often!…

May 22, 2020

Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches with Pineapple Slaw

Anyone else a HUGE BBQ fan? It was actually my biggest pregnancy craving with my first. It’s fitting that this Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches with Pineapple Slaw recipe came from the Cravings cookbook! It definitely passed my test! Details below for an easy, flavorful…

April 7, 2020

Black Bean Tostadas with Sweet Potato and Poblanos

  I LOVE Mexican food. And sour cream. And anything spicy. And salty. Pretty much everything about these Black Bean Tostadas with Sweet Potato and Poblanos, by Real Simple magazine. This dish is perfect for a weeknight meal, super colorful and flavorful, and a…

August 15, 2019

Beef & Cabbage Skillet Supper

    This Beef & Cabbage Skillet Supper is so unusual, yet delicious! You think it is going to have an Irish vibe, with the cabbage as the star of the show, but, nope, the raisins, cinnamon, and tomato actually remind me of a…

April 9, 2019


  In the spirit of St. Patty’s Day, I’ve put together one of my favorite Irish sides! Colcannon is a dish said to bring good luck, but it is usually served around Halloween. I say potatoes, butter, cream, cabbage, and scallions can be served…

March 16, 2019

Roasted Salmon Tacos

    I am never in the mood for fish tacos, so I do not know what got into me when all I could think about were these Roasted Salmon Tacos from Ina Garten.  Maybe the dill, cucumber, vinegar action was basically screaming PICKLES…

February 5, 2019