Pistachio and Herb Salmon

This is my favorite salmon recipe. Simple too! Chopped Pistachios, lemon juice 3 TBLS, Honey 1TBLS, Dry Dill 1 TSP, I added a little pesto that I had on hand but that is optional. Salt and pepper. Preheat oven 425 and cook salmon 6-8 minutes per 1/2” of thickness I served this with Tarragon GarlicContinue reading “Pistachio and Herb Salmon”

Honey Lime Salmon w/Sesame Seeds and Parsley

Honey Lime Salmon – sweet and zesty salmon with honey, lime juice and soy sauce. Takes 15 mins and great for tonight’s dinner which also included green rice with cilantro, lime juice, and scallions.  Along with my favorite blanched to tender (6-7 mins) then topped with browned butter and a sprinkle of sliced almonds! INGREDIENTSContinue reading “Honey Lime Salmon w/Sesame Seeds and Parsley”

Naturally Healthy Chicken Curry

Naturally Healthy Chicken Curry PREP 35mins COOK 30mins TOTAL 1hr 5mins  I recommend always to avoid GMO Genetially Modified Organism as I focus on natural ways to fight disease over fueling disease.  I’ve heard it said that you could just call GMO – (God Move Over) as man tries to improve upon God’s amazing creations.  However, we learnContinue reading “Naturally Healthy Chicken Curry”

Rustic Berry and Peach Galette

So good! This is very satisfying and allows me to enjoy season fresh fruits and yet I don’t feel like I’m over doing it with too many extra unnecessary calories. This Rustic Berry Galette tastes best on the same day it is baked. It can be coveted with aluminum foil or plastic wrap and storeContinue reading “Rustic Berry and Peach Galette”

Spicy Shrimp and Chorizo Pasta!

This is such an amazingly flavorful dish especially if you like to spice things up!  So quick, simple, and affordable.   I added a small side salad to round out the meal and also paired it with a Bordeaux white blend (Semillion and Sauvignon Blanc) Enjoy! Ingredients Pasta (angel hair, spaghetti, or linguine all will beContinue reading “Spicy Shrimp and Chorizo Pasta!”

Mediterranean Baked Chicken with Basil Pesto, Feta, Olives

Prep Time: 10 mins. Cook Time: 35 mins. Total Time: 45 mins Calories: 636 Tender & flavorful Mediterranean baked chicken recipe cooked in a creamy basil pesto sauce with feta cheese and olives. An easy keto chicken recipe perfect for dinner. Ingredients 1tablespoon butter 1tablespoon extra virgin olive oil Chicken thighs or chicken breasts 1teaspoon dried basil salt and freshContinue reading “Mediterranean Baked Chicken with Basil Pesto, Feta, Olives”

Harissa Sweet Potatoes with Dukkah

INGREDIENTS  For the Potatoes 2/3 cup plus 2 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 2/3 cup plus 2 Tbsp. harissa paste 2 Tbsp. white wine vinegar, divided 3 1/4 lb. medium sweet potatoes, peeled Kosher salt Preheat oven to 400°F. Whisk 2/3 cup oil, 2/3 cup harissa, and 1 Tbsp. vinegar in a large bowl to combine.Continue reading “Harissa Sweet Potatoes with Dukkah”

Delicious Fresh Peach Salsa with Shrimp Tacos!

Oh my!  What a wonderful way to enjoy fresh peaches while they are in season!  We are blessed with an abundance of delicious fresh peaches.  As I was taking inventory of my freezer and my garden, this idea came to mind.  I do what I normally do and I search the internet for options thatContinue reading “Delicious Fresh Peach Salsa with Shrimp Tacos!”

Almond-Pesto Crusted Salmon

Delectable!’ This just might be my favorite way to enjoy salmon, with pesto and almonds. It was quick and simple to prepare. This is like nearly 4 months into the stay at home and we’ve only went to dinner out once during that time. You must understand, we like dining out. We like the experience,Continue reading “Almond-Pesto Crusted Salmon”

Never Buy Pesto Again!!!

I found myself initially concerned about the availability of food and coupled with my lack of desire to frequent the grocery store during the pandemic, I decided to quickly plant a few herbs in my little garden space. We were still enjoying some basil pesto and also some fennel pesto that we made last yearContinue reading “Never Buy Pesto Again!!!”