Chicken Salad with Pistachios

Chicken Salad with Pistachios

This is one of those recipes that works well when you have a busy week.  This chicken salad with pistachios is a simple and versatile recipe that can be thrown together in minutes, yet last the whole week.  One of the best things about it is the longer it sits, the better it gets, because… 

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5 Reasons you Should be Eating More Salmon

Salmon

5 Reasons you Should be Eating More Salmon We’ve been bringing you recipes pretty exclusively for the past two years, however, we also recognize that when you’re educated, you’re armed with tools to make great decisions regarding your health and food choices. We will be bringing you more informative and educational posts to help you… 

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Turkey and Havarti Cheese Roll-Ups

Turkey Havarti Roll Ups

These days, it’s hard to find a good healthy snack, when we’re bombarded by billions of dollars of acute marketing encompassing psychology and multimedia every day.  When it comes to a healthy snack, the goal is something that is high in protein, low in carbs, and tasty.  These snacks fit the bill.  They are incredibly… 

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Baked Salmon

Baked Salmon

Crystal loves salmon.  I, on the other hand, have mixed feelings about it.  I think that it can be a little fishy sometimes, and I don’t care for that.  As I get a little older, however, I can’t help but be impressed by the health benefits of salmon.  So, I made it my mission to… 

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Raspberry Muffins

Raspberry Muffins

Raspberries aren’t in season right now, but I’ve got a whole chest freezer full of them from our harvest this summer.  We greedily picked every berry we could, hoarding them and prepping them for the freezer, so we could make it through the winter without going through raspberry deprivation.   Well, February is almost over,… 

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5 Food Trends for 2015 – Guest Post

Ramen

Today, we have a guest post from foodie Max Gorin, talking about 5 food trends for 2015. 5 Food Trends for 2015 Last year, it was all about kale, avocado toast, and coffee a zillion different ways. In 2015, food trends may even get a little better, if you can believe it. So what do… 

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Asian Cucumber Salad

Asian Cucumber Salad

So, we registered for a mandolin for our wedding.  For whatever reason, we haven’t really used it much.  So, like a kid with a toy that he hasn’t played with, I had an itch.  An itch that only the mandolin could scratch.  So I thought of a recipe that I have made several times in… 

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Homemade Croutons

Croutons

A crouton is a magical salad garnish made of crusty bread and flavored with seasoning.  I can only imagine that the crouton was born out of the desire to cut down on waste and re-purpose foods that were about to go bad. These days, many people buy their croutons from the grocery store.  They come… 

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Berry Oatmeal

Berry Oatmeal

This recipe is like your favorite T-shirt, worn and comfortable, with a big shiny, new, crisp and clean iron-on design smack-dab in the middle.  It can be Captain America, Iron Man, My little Pony, Lisa Frank; whatever you want.  The point is, it has chrome and it has sparkle.  The oatmeal is the worn and comfortable,… 

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