Shrimp Tostada, Virgin Pina Colada and Coconut Rice

Hi everyone, How was your St. Patrick’s Day?  I didn’t do much, just house work and some cooking, but time sure did go fast.  Here in Northern California it has been nothing but rain, clouds and cold, so I decided to bring the warmth to me, with my tropical dinner. I wanted the taste of the tropics […]

Apple and Rice Stuffed Acorn Squash

Hi Everyone, Yah it Friday!!!  Woohoo!!!  I am so happy for the weekend!!  Time to cook, relax, read my new Cooking Light magazine and I don’t know what else, but I just can’t wait! When I came home from work  Thursday, the worse thing happened to me!  I walked in the door of my house […]

Stuffed Pepper Soup

Good morning, How are you?  Are you getting ready for the new year?  Have you made any New Years Resolutions?  If you did, do you think you can keep them?  Funny how we wait till January first to make new or revisit old goals for the new year.  We all do it, why?  If we […]

Multigrain Apple Pilaf

Good morning and happy Tuesday! I came home from work with a whole idea in my head for dinner, but my husband started dinner already, so I had to move quick!  I came up with a 15 minute apple and pilaf dish that pleased my pallet.   I used pre-cooked the pilaf to make this […]