Pineapple Coconut Chicken Curry

Remember that pineapple-marinating-in-rum that I played around with a few weeks ago? Well, last night […]

Pineapple coconut chicken curry on rice and spinach

Pressed smoked salmon, bacon, egg, and cheese sandwiches

These pressed sandwiches are so amazingly delicious and so incredibly fast to make that I […]

fresh tomatoes on open-faced sandwich

Munching with MOPS: Marcia’s Honey-Dijon Salmon

As I’ve mentioned before, I spend Tuesday mornings with a great group of young moms […]

Marcia's Honey-Dijon Salmon

Munching with MOPS: Kim’s Mustard-topped Salmon

I have another recipe for you from one of the MOPS moms that I have […]

Mexican Casserole to feed a crowd

The reality of my life is that I OFTEN feed a crowd.  The other reality […]

Casserole with Pico de Gallo

Munching with MOPS: Cranberry Chicken

Every other Tuesday I have the privilege of spending time with a very special group […]

Anna's Cranberry Chicken Casserole

Sloppy Joes a whole new way….

When my kids were little they were wildly jealous of the neighbor kids whose mom […]

hot and cheesy Sloppy Pockets

Chinese New Year’s Feast

Yes, I know that Chinese New Year‘s is done, but I’m here to report on […]

Spinach Sausage Manicotti with Three Cheeses

We’ve always loved manicotti and this week we came up with a new variation on […]

baked stuffed manicotti

Pot Roast — the ultimate comfort food

Some comfort foods are just…quintessential. Pot roast is one of those comfort foods. Of course […]

Sweet Potato Bar

Yep, I’m still on the sweet potato kick. Remember that I have about 85 pounds […]

grated cheese on sweet potatoes

Lime Cilantro Rice

I’m always looking for ways to dress up the basics. Rice is definitely a basic […]

citrus cilantro rice

Mini Meatloaf with a touch of the Southwest

It’s meat loaf time at our house! I know I’ve mentioned a few times that […]

mini meatloaf in ramekins

Planning for Christmas Dinner

If you’re as busy as I am this week, it’s probably hard to even THINK […]

Feeding Holiday guests

For some of us, it’s not just a matter of putting Thanksgiving dinner on the […]

Breakfast souffles

A No-fail, Perfect-every-time Turkey Recipe

I’m always on the lookout for new Thanksgiving turkey ideas, so I was intrigued when […]

slow-roasted turkeys just look different

Huevos Rancheros – Breakfast for Dinner!

Sometimes the traditional hearty Mexican breakfast, Huevos Rancheros, makes a perfect dinner! Tonight was just […]

Huevos Rancheros on plate

Bringing Meals to People in Crisis

This subject is on my mind this week, because I (Laura) had hip surgery on […]

BBQ Chicken Pizza, Take Two

Over twenty years ago, I met my favorite food on the planet and fell in […]