Healthier Breakfast Sandwiches

I remember driving to and from college and stopping at a fast food restaurant, snagging one of their utterly delicious breakfast sandwiches with a coffee for the road. They were greasy, oozing with cheese, and exactly what a 20 year old needed for a four-hour drive upstate. While we don’t venture out for fast food breakfast sandwiches, egg sandwiches are […]

Sautéed Garlic Green Beans

One of the best things we can do for ourselves is to get plenty of sunshine, exercise or move our bodies regularly, have good sleep patterns, and eat our vegetables. Of course, we’re not perfect, we’re human. We love what we love, and we are absolutely ALLOWED to indulge in foods that make us feel good. Sometimes that’s a piece […]

Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes will always remind me of middle school lunch, or the cafeteria scene in Billy Madison with the lunch-woman doling out Sloppy Joe sandwiches. This classic meal also brings me back to my love and appreciation for timeless meals, whether they are simple, over the top, or old-school. I’ve vowed to keep my recipes relatively simple and accessible for […]

Rigatoni with Sausage and Broccoli

There’s something about pasta dishes with broccoli that gets me everytime I order at a restaurant. I love broccoli; it’s one of my favorite vegetables. Freshly chopped broccoli florets tossed with pasta, seasoned with garlic and other aromas is a match made in pasta heaven! I bought sausage links a few weeks ago from Whole Foods for this dish, and […]

Beef Enchiladas

I am a sucker for Mexican cuisine. The spices, flavors, and of course a large margarita to wash it down; what’s not to love? When it comes to ordering Mexican food, I am a traditionalist. I tend to order a quesadilla or some tacos, but never enchiladas. I like handheld foods and dislike making a mess when I eat, which […]