Natural Skin Care that Works

Skin care should not be complicated but it should definitely work to help improve the appearance of your skin. There are many natural products you probably already have right in your own kitchen that can […]

Sweet Satisfaction Strawberry Soup

What You Need:   1 lb. fresh strawberries, washed and hulled 10 mint leaves 2 C white wine 1 t lemon juice 3 T honey 2 T brandy   How to Cook It:   Place […]

Two Tone Apple Salad

This is a yummy fall treat when apples are at the peak of their season. What You Need:   6 yellow apples, cored and cubed 6 red apples, cored and cubed 3 stalks celery, chopped […]

Healthy Greek-style Salad

Makes 6 Servings INGREDIENTS: • 3 large ripe tomatoes, chopped • 2 cucumbers, peeled and chopped • 1 small red onion, chopped • 1/4 cup olive oil • 4 teaspoons lemon juice • 1 1/2 […]

Summer Veggie Grilled Sub

What You Need: 1/4 C mayonnaise 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 T lemon juice 1/8 C olive oil 1 C red bell peppers, sliced 1 zucchini, sliced 1 sweet red onion, sliced 1 yellow squash, […]

A Little Fruity Nut Salad

What You Need: 2 apples, peeled, cored and diced 2 ripe pears, peeled, cored and diced 1 small fennel bulb, trim and dice 1/2 C raisins 2 shallots, finely minced 1/2 C fresh orange juice […]

Lemons: Part 2

There is no such thing as having too many lemons. In the kitchen, lemons have additional uses. Take half a lemon and sprinkle the juice on a piece of baked fish to mask the odor […]

Creamy Asparagus Noodles

What You Need:   4 oz. fettuccine noodles, uncooked 1 T of butter 1/2 lb. fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into pieces 1/4 C onion, chopped  1 garlic clove, minced 2 oz. cream cheese, cubed […]

Chicken and More Spinach Salad

What You Need:   1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breast halves 3/4 t ground cumin, divided 1/2 t salt, divided 1/4 t pepper, divided 1 t + 1 T of olive oil, divided 2 T […]

Just for Mom Tuna Melt

What You Need:   1 (6 oz.) can light tuna in water, drained and flaked 1/4 C of mayonnaise 1 celery rib, rinsed, trimmed and chopped  1/4 C of black olives, pitted and chopped 1 […]

Easter Sunshine Salad

A delicious salad, or even a dessert if you substitute vanilla yogurt for the sour cream. What You Need: 2 (3 oz.) boxes apricot gelatin 2 C boiling water 2 C sour cream, divided 4 […]

Orangey Banana Casserole

What You Need:   6 bananas, peeled and cut in half lengthwise 1/2 C Mandarin orange sections 1 T brown sugar 2 T of orange juice 2 T of lemon juice   How to Make […]

Decorating the Perfect Easter Egg Part 2

Decorating Ideas Decorating your egg can be as simple or elaborate as you would like it to be. You can make beautifully designed Easter eggs with items you probably currently have in your home. Some […]

Apricot Cranberry and Wheat Berry Salad

3 C water 1/4 t salt, divided 1 C wheat berries, rinsed and drained 1 (15 oz.) can chickpeas, rinsed and drained 1 C fresh snow peas, slivered 1/4 C green onions, chopped 1/2 C […]

Cranberry Orange Arugula

Arugula is a leaf vegetable that closely resembles lettuce.  It has a rich peppery taste, and is mostly used in salad.    Arugula can be cooked and used with pasta or meats in many dishes.  […]