Quinoa with Peppers and Onions

Hi Everyone, I was sitting on my couch watching TV, debating on what to make for lunch.  I am tired of snacking, and I wanted a dish that was filling and healthy.  I went to my refrigerator and found nothing appealing.  I went to the pantry and found quinoa.  I haven’t had that in a […]

Serrano & Jalapeno Pepper Jelly

Hi Everyone, I know it’s been awhile since I posted.  I have had some major Internet issues and it seems I have the Internet for an hour or so a day.  There seems to be an issue with Comcast and they can’t figure it out.  However, this past Sunday I have the Internet, so I […]

Zucchini Pepper Stir-Fry

Hi Everyone, Do you ever have an intention to make a certain dinner, then you look at it and you went completely the opposite way?  That is how this recipe came about.  I was going to make a Mediterranean dish, then when I was looking at it as I was putting it together, and I […]

Chili Lime Chicken Stuffed Poblano

Hi Everyone, Today I have for you a simple chicken recipe with lots of flavor.  It’s one of my favorites and I was looking so forward to sharing it with you.  It is my Chili Lime Chicken Stuffed Poblano.  It’s so good and pretty easy to make, but takes a pinch of work, but trust […]

Grilled Steak Fajitas

Hi Everyone, I don’t know about you, but it has been beyond hot here. I have no motivation when the temperatures start to rise. It’s been in the 90’s and suppose to hit 106 later this week. All I can say is OMG, I am going to melt. With all of this heat, one of […]

Caring and Storing for Peppers 101

Hi Everyone, As you know I have been growing a variety of peppers in my garden.  They are doing amazingly.  I am growing, Chili Peppers (aka Anaheim Peppers), Poblano Peppers, Serranos and of course Jalapeno Peppers.  Now the question is how do I care for them?  How do I get more peppers from my plant? […]

Roasted Red Pepper Tomato Soup

Hi Everyone, With the chilly weather here and boy is it cold, I have been craving a good, comforting soup to warm my bones.  So today I created a simple homemade Roasted Red Pepper Tomato Soup.  It is hearty, filling and comforting, all of the things I crave this time of year. This soup is […]

Lightened Up Italian Sausage and Peppers Pasta

Hi Everyone, It’s a fend for yourself night at the house.  Yeah!!  I decided to use this opportunity to make a meal that I have been craving for weeks now.  You already know me, but it has to involve peppers.  Your surprised aren’t you?    It’s a healthier version of Italian Sausage and Peppers Pasta. […]

Pickled Jalapenos

Hi Everyone! As you may know I have a little thing for peppers.  I know shocking, huh?  Well today I took one of my all time favorite peppers, the jalapeno and made a recipe that is so simple, inexpensive and darn good, that I can’t believe I waited so long to make it, crazy!  So […]

Basmati Rice and Vegetable Stuffed Mini Bell Peppers #ChooseDreams

Hi Everyone, Today I am honored to be posting over at American Family Insurance’s on Dream Protectors blog where I share with you a beautiful recipe from the garden. Today’s recipe is Basmati Rice and Vegetable Stuffed Mini Bell Peppers. Yum! These are delicious little stuffed bell peppers filled with basmati rice, zucchini, onions and […]