Here’s one of the things I love about my husband: he likes to try new things. He loves exploring new cities, new restaurants, new stores, new beaches, new bars, new everything. He’s always up for a new experience, no matter what the unpredictable outcome may be. And trust me, we’ve had some doozies. But I … Continue reading Cubanos Two Ways
Happy New Year everyone! I can still say that right? I welcome 2018 with open arms, even though 2017 was a pretty great year minus some hurdles big and small. It was the year I celebrated hitting my one year “cancer free” mark, got promoted, watched my nephews and niece grow into little people, welcomed … Continue reading New Year, New Recipe, New Outlook
Does anyone else feel a bit “heavy” these days? For me, I find it really hard to eat healthy this time of year. There are so many temptations all around and I crave nothing but hearty dishes and rich hot chocolate. But it’s important to find the balance and find ways to get your greens in. So … Continue reading Feeling Heavy? Lighten Up With Pistachio-Crusted Chicken Breasts
Talk about fast and simple. Chicken cutlets are a go-to meal when it’s been a long day at the office and I don’t feel like getting creative in the kitchen. They are also a great vehicle for other flavors. You can make whatever side dish your little heart desires and it’ll pair well. My mom … Continue reading Easy Breezy Chicken Cutlet
I love finding recipes that replicate restaurant favorites, and then making a healthier version of them. Chicken quesadillas always catch my eye on a menu, but I often shy away from them because they are so heavy. And I don’t count calories but I can only imagine that they are pretty off the charts. So … Continue reading A Healthy Twist on a Restaurant Classic: Chicken Quesadillas
I’ve been with my husband for about six and a half years now, and I have to say one of the most special aspects of dating this long is the fact that we navigated through the beginnings of adulthood together. We’ve been with each other through first jobs, first real paychecks, first apartments, first a … Continue reading A Walk Down Memory Lane, with Chicken.
I’ve recently been on the prowl for some good low-carb recipes, as I like to balance out my pasta dishes. To get some good ones, I turn to the South Beach Diet Cookbook which never lets me down! I’m utterly exhausted after this weekend. Before trudging to Whole Foods to get groceries for the week, … Continue reading Low-carb and Delicious