Lasagna!

I LOVE lasagna. Tender lasagna noodles layered with a homemade sauce, creamy ricotta, and finished with a sprinkling of Mozzarella and Parmesan oh so good! I can’t imagine a much better combination of textures and flavors.  I have several other lasagna recipes and even a tortilla lasagna which are all tummy rubbing good, but this […]

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 […]

Penne with Spicy Italian Sausage and Basil

Mmmmm! PASTA. Growing up I lived on the delicious stuff; I brought penne with pesto to lunch at school, cooked tomato basil spaghetti at home, and ate pounds of tortellini the day before swim meets. Nowadays in light of my retirement from age group swimming an activity that allowed me to eat twice the amount […]