Giada’s Egg and Kale Wraps

So imagine this.  You got off work at a normal time, thinking you would eat a quick meal out on your way to a 7 pm meeting.  You get to the dinner spot of choice (you’re really excited about a good sandwich and some soup), only to realize that you left your credit card sitting…

“Meh” Recipe Edition

For every “This is amazing!” recipe recommendation on ye ol’ blog, there are a few duds.  Sometimes lots of duds. Last week saw a couple of “meh” recipes, for sure.  There was one instance in which the recipe called for fresh strawberries, and I used frozen strawberries that were fresh from the farm a few…

Roasted Veggies with Chipotle Cream Sauce (and Snausages)

Okay, the dining room is painted.  Totally off-white and fresh and lovely.  Unfortunately, there is still plastic-covered furniture and painter’s tape and all sorts of things that don’t work for a big reveal photo. So instead, let’s think about food for a few minutes.  Last week, in the week-o-veggies, I tried a few recipes from…

Giada’s Chopped Chicken Salad in Butter Lettuce Cups

Because we’re huge fans of every food item Giada has ever made (pretty much), we were extra happy in our house when she came out with her latest cookbook, Feel Good Food.  It focuses on healthy food that will make you feel good.  See what they did with that clever title thing? Thanks to said…

Grilled Salmon with Pineapple and Avocado Dressing

I picked out a few too many recipes last week, which is just fine by me.  It means I don’t have to go grocery shopping until Tuesday instead of Monday this week.  I love procrastinating!  It also means that we had Giada’s Grilled Salmon with Pineapple and Avocado Dressing last night.  Mmm.  And for lunch…