Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos (Ay Que Rica!)

Living in Southern California it’s fairly easy to find a solid fish taco but they’re often battered and fried, and if your looking for grilled you’ll likely have to pay a small fortune for them. That being said, this recipe appealed to me instantly; not only was it for grilled tacos, but I could enjoy […]

Herb Chard and Feta Soup

Hey leggy cooksphiles!  I’m so glad you are still tuning in,  the frequency of  post over the last few months certainly doesn’t warrant such devotion. Your loyalty will be richly rewarded today though with a stunner of a soup that will knock your chef hat right off. Over the last few months Brian (my live […]

Spicy Thai Shrimp Salad

Oh happy day! Nothing get me going more than an 80 degree cloudless day, and that coupled with the fact that I have the day off has left me close to a state of bliss. The reason i’m telling you about my weather preferences is because during warm weather people often shy away from the kitchen; they […]

California Chili (Tasty Vegetarian Fare)

Welcome to the new and improved leggy cooks. If the revamp comes as a bit of a surprise trust me; I am as taken aback as you. This apparently is what happens when your boyfriends work calendar lightens up and he is left home alone for a few hours. New look aside, you’ll still find […]

North African Chicken Stew

Hello and Happy 2011 (16 days late)! Today, in the New Years tradition of eating right and getting back into shape I’m starting off the year with a delicious and nutritious African Stew. I was SO excited to make this for several reasons; chief among them that I got to break in my brand spanking […]

Pollo Adobado Con Guacamole y Salsa Fresca

INCREDIBLE or more appropriately ¡increíble! This dish was soooo good that I’m getting hungry just writing this post. What prompted this meal was a trip to the Yucatan Peninsula about two months ago that I took along with Brian, his brother David, and his brothers girlfriend Jamie. While we were there we had some yummy […]

Chicken Biryani

This is an easy recipe that you can cook in one large pot. All the flavors meld together nicely for a tasty dinner the whole family can enjoy. Makes 4 servings. 1 1/2 teaspoon garam masala 3/4 teaspoon cumin1/2 teaspoon salt 1 lb chicken, cubed or 1/2 lb chicken and 1/2 pond shrimp1 med onion […]