Tag Archives: Parsley

Drying Herbs

Do you have an abundance of beautiful herbs still growing in the garden and would love to continue enjoying them through out winter?  Drying them is a great solution.  It is great to have dried herbs hanging close at hand that you can quickly trim and use in your cooking during those cold and chilly […]

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Zucchini Carpacchio

Okay, I totally took this straight from Gourmet Magazine.  Though the recipe calls for chopped mint as a topping and I am not a fan of mint, so I changed it to Parsley.  You also couldn’t go wrong with a topping of chopped basil or diced thyme.  Whatever herb you have growing on hand. Also, […]

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Italian Potato Salad

This is a Paula Dean recipe, I love to make this for a large group.  The reason – it is perfect for a crowd?  You don’t need to refrigerate it, you leave it to rest on the counter, so you can make it ahead of time and forget about it until its time to eat. […]

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Pistachio Crusted Salmon

For the little bit of time it takes to prep and bake this dish you will be amazed at how delicious it is!  It is loaded with vitamins, minerals and healthy fats. What do you expect when there are three superfoods in there! Omega-3 from the salmon and pistachio, fiber from the pistachio and herbs, […]

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Italian Pan Seared Chicken Breasts

This dish is a simple and delicious weeknight meal, but check out these pics it looks very fancy and would be great to serve for friends! It’s loaded with all your italian favorites, Parsley, Marinara Sauce, Pasta and Parmesan.  Which means tons of FLAVOR! 4-6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 egg, beaten 2 tablespoon water […]

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Grilled Vegetables with Herb Vinaigrette

This dish can come together with any leftover vegetables that you have in the refrigerator or on the counter I always seem to have a few Green Onions, Spears of Asparagus, a single Pepper or Zucchini lying around.  Alone they can’t make up a dish, but together they make a beautiful healthy salad or side. […]

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Birthday Stuffed Shells

Today is my oldest sons 20th Birthday! Happy Birthday Jimmy!! Luckily we got the chance to fly out this last weekend to see him. Knowing we would be visiting I made one of his favorite dinners, froze it and brought it with me. Because he is a collegiate rower and its rowing season his coach […]

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Chopped Italian Salad

This salad is a beauty!  It tastes as good as it looks and is great for you too! It takes no time to throw together and accompanies any main dish. On top of this salad being filled with large amounts of vitamins A and C, as well as calcium, iron and numerous trace minerals.  The Lemon […]

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Poached Salmon

This is a super heathy, quick recipe. Of course, it also DE-LICOUS! You get your Omega-3, Vitamin K, C, A and more! It will fill your belly and make you feel healthier just by eating it! 😉 FAMILY RATING: 3 tablespoons of unsalted butter 1 leek, sliced and diced 1 small fennel bulb, sliced and […]

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Not your Mama’s Beef stew

My husband told me this is an 11 out of 10. The sauce is really flavorful and rich. You could put the sauce on any noodle or potato.  Or eat it by itself! FAMILY RATING: Ingredients: 4 tablespoons of vegetable oil 5 tablespoons of flour 4 pounds of stew meat 1 medium sweet onion diced […]

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