Soy Ginger Salmon

Soy-Ginger Salmon

The first time I tasted salmon was in elementary school. Our grade was hosting a World Fair where every student was responsible for writing a report, creating a display,...

Carne Asada Tacos

Carne Asada Tacos

Sunday night I lost my iPhone at work after we closed. I searched high and low but somehow it had disappeared from the last place I saw it. At...

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Snickerdoodle Cupcakes

Is there anything more delightful than the smell of cinnamon wafting through the air? Especially when it’s coming from something baking in your oven? A house just feels like...

Pretzel M&M Cookies

Pretzel M&M Cookies

From elementary school to high school cookies were sold at the cafeteria for $.25 a piece. They had chocolate chip, snickerdoodle, and M&M. They might have had other varieties...

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Some of the most visited posts on this blog are those which feature recipes for soup. It’s not surprising. Soup is one of the most comforting foods I can...

Peanut-Sauced Chicken Pitas

Peanut-Sauced Chicken Pitas

I completely suck at feeding myself lunch. Breakfast and dinner – I’m good to go. Lunch, on the other hand, remains a mystery to me. Maybe it’s because I’m...

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Blondie-Brownies

The idea for this recipe came after my talented friend and Blogher Food ’11 roomie Hannah tweeted that she prefers blondies to brownies. Immediately I disagreed in my head,...

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Bananas Foster French Toast

This is one of those recipes that’s so ridiculously indulgent and mouth-watering that I hate to surround it with too many words. Plus, after yesterday’s lengthy, boring post I...

Chicken Lemon Cream Pasta

Chicken in Lemon Cream with Penne

Sometimes despite how hard we work at something, it just doesn’t work out the way we intended. When there’s a problem in my life, I will work at it...

Grilled Pizzas with Chicken, Zucchini, Roasted Peppers, and Pesto

Grilled Pizzas with Chicken, Zucchini, Roasted Peppers, and Pesto

Despite the fact that yesterday was the unofficial last day of summer, the high temperatures here in Phoenix are still foretasted in the 100s for the remainder of the...