Category Archives: appetizer

Savory Meets a Little Sweet – Creamy Carrot and Butternut Squash Soup

This is the time of year where all things squash, pumpkin, and allspice seem to hit the shelves of the grocery store (and every other store for that matter!). Now, don’t get me wrong, I am not complaining. I love … Continue reading

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The Triple Pickle

So, things have been crazy on my end – hence the lack of posts. My apologies. To be honest, it’s been a rough few months for various reasons. One of the reasons is my finicky stomach; that makes cooking and … Continue reading

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“Feed the Flu” with Facile Potage Parmentie (Easy Potato and Leek Soup)

It’s that time of year when everyone is getting sick, with the flu as one of the number one culprits. I don’t know about you, but when I’m sick I crave hot soup. Lately, I’ve been craving potato and leek … Continue reading

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No Cream of Broccoli Soup

As the temperatures get cooler, I start to crave soup. There is nothing like warming yourself on a chilly day with a hot bowl of soup. One of the soups that I’ve missed since my diet changes has been cream … Continue reading

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Bang Bang Calamari

So, I admit – my nutrition was not at it’s finest. I was craving something fried, I was craving something breaded. I have been a little angry about the lack of restaurants that offer unbreaded calamari. So I took it … Continue reading

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“Shred It Up!” Sweet Potato Pancakes (with Rutabaga)

I have a friend that recently found out she was allergic to eggs. I had been planning to make mini quiches (that may still be a future post) for a brunch get together, but decided that I wanted to make … Continue reading

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Sweet and Savory Bacon Wrapped Dates

I don’t often do appetizers unless I’m entertaining (which is less often than I’d like to admit). But I have been on a date kick. They are just delicious! There are lots of recipes floating out there for bacon wrapped … Continue reading

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