Sauteed Bass with Mint Pesto and Spiced Carrots

Sauteed Bass with Mint Pesto and Spiced Carrots

So tonight we cooked the fancy fish dish. We didn’t use bass, but frozen dover sole. The fillets almost fell apart in the cooking process (so excuse the ugly plating), but it was still...

Tofu Noodle Toss with Taylor's Kick-Butt Peanut Sauce

Tofu Noodle Toss with Taylor's Kick-Butt Peanut Sauce

So we had a fancy fish recipe planned for tonight, but neither of us felt like eating it or cooking it. So, we turned to our designated “leftovers” meal… a yummy noodle stir fry...

Gnocchi with Spring Herb Pesto

Gnocchi with Spring Herb Pesto

Extreme Green Dinner: part 2. Quick tip: buy pre-packaged or frozen gnocchi. You’ll save a TON of time, as gnocchi are really hard to make and even harder to make well. We get ours...

Steamed Artichokes with Salsa Verde

Steamed Artichokes with Salsa Verde

We had a very green dinner tonight, Pesto Gnocchi and Steamed Artichokes with Salsa Verde. Should have waited until this Saturday to cook it, huh? The salsa really has a nice flavor. It definitely...

Grecian Turkey Sliders

Grecian Turkey Sliders

Fabulous flavor in these Greek inspired turkey sliders (bite sized burgers – think White Castle). The olives, feta, and tahini give these a seriously strong flavor (but it’s a good flavor! I promise!) Grecian...

Pan-Seared Scallops on Red Onion Marmalade

Pan-Seared Scallops on Red Onion Marmalade

Another special treat, but quick at the same time. Taylor wasn’t a fan of the lemon/ginger combination on the scallops, and thought garlic would work better. We both agreed, however, that the marmalade was...

Almond Rocky Road Clusters

Almond Rocky Road Clusters

You should know something about me: when I get chocolate cravings, I bake. This is the result of one of those such cravings. Almond Rocky Road Clusters This recipe could be easily altered depending...

Mango Spiced Shrimp

Mango Spiced Shrimp

While everyone else goes out and party-hardies on Saturday night, we stay home, rent some movies, and cook something special. I mean, we could go out for a nice seafood dinner, drop $40 for...

Macadamia Nut Crusted Mahi Mahi

It’s ok to indulge once in a while. Seriously. And what better way to do that than delicious mahi mahi smothered in macadamia nuts? It’s almost better than the chocolate-covered kind (almost). We served...

Sweet Potato & Avocado Sandwiches

Sweet Potato & Avocado Sandwiches

I know you’re thinking, sweet potato and avocado? What? But yes, they do go together and quite well I might add! We have typically made these regularly between two slices of nice crusty wheat...

Burgundy Steak Salad

Burgundy Steak Salad

Sorry for the long post delay, we went out of town for the weekend and didn’t get to the grocery until this morning. But we’re back with a fast and flavorful recipe that’s definitely...

Basil Roasted Veggies & Couscous

Basil Roasted Veggies & Couscous

The roasting gives the veggies in this dish a wonderful rich flavor, not to mention beautiful with all the gorgeous colors. And couscous is a nice change from rice and pasta all the time....