Adventure #43: Family Dinner

    I had my sister and grandmother over for dinner yesterday and borrowed my friend’s cookbook and  found these recipes ( thank Joe and Denva!) The book was from Skinnytaste- slow and fast was what it was called. I perused the pages for a bit and captured some recipes I’m going to make sometime…

Adventure #40: Red, White and Green Tortellini Pesto

This dish just came to me. This is the second post this week where I’ll tell you I was thinking about food and what to cook while I was trying to fall asleep. Well, it worked. My original plan was to make Alfredo. We didn’t have any heavy cream so I was going to use…

Adventure #39: Crockpot Chili

I have to take a second to give myself kudos. I’ve cooked 3 nights this week and we’ve eaten at home every night this week. I guess a weekend full of booze and fried fish and lobster rolls will do that to a girl. Anyway. As you know I cooked the swordfish this week and…

Adventure #35: Very Veggie Lentil Bake

I’m baaack! So I’ve been back for about a week actually but have been adjusting back to normal life. Last week I didn’t cook much, we had salmon, taco night and then went out to eat a few nights but I’m back and ready to go. I bought this interactive journal/ book called “Eat Pretty,…

Adventure #33: Coconut Crusted Flounder over Mango Fried Rice

Flounder? When I think of flounder, I’m sure I’m not alone in thinking of the Little Mermaid ( under the sea, under the sea ! 🎶🎵🎶🎼🎶) Awe Flounder!  Well needless to say I’ve never cooked flounder before but we are in a pinch this week and didn’t want to spend a lot of money or…