Tag Archives: dinner


Homemade Biscuits

Homemade strawberry jam deserves homemade biscuits. At least, that’s what I convinced myself when the chef at my old job (thanks Tom) made me a small batch. I let the small octagonal jar sit until I was ready to take on the task. The urge came out of nowhere. I literally woke up thinking about… Read More



Candied Carrots

Lately, I’ve been watching nothing but channels that are catered to foodies and aspiring cooks. I alternate between two channels depending on my mood. On the weekdays, I like to watch the competitions. I am always amazed at the chefs’ abilities to make weird ingredients into something gourmet. Saturdays, I like to be welcomed into… Read More


Veggie Sloppy Joes

I’m not going to lie, when my love said he wanted to stop eating meat for a month, I was pretty excited. Of course, I didn’t want to let him know that because we’ve been down this road before. It was him who suggested we stop eating meat last July. We were both going strong… Read More


Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups

When I started cooking last Thursday, I fully intended on making veggie lasagna with eggplant and zucchini that my love brought home from work. Then I realized I only had 10 lasagna noodles left, which would have done the job, but quite frankly, I wasn’t up for it. I still had to wash my hair… Read More




Roasted Vegetable Tacos

Happy Cinco de Mayo! In observance of this festive day, I thought it was fitting to show you guys a simple and delicious recipe for Roasted Vegetable Tacos. Let me begin by saying I love tacos. I always have. Growing up, my aunt did monthly taco dinners for us and as far as I was… Read More