Mothers Day Brunch Ideas

May 10, 2014

Mothers Day Brunch Ideas Fresh and Fruity, Light and Easy! Aw, Mothers Day **sigh** I’m a mom, it touches MY heart, soooo, time to cut to the chase~~~Here’s the for real, in your face, what up truth…. You have a mom? You love your mom—almost guaranteed she loves you back. **wink wink** Card…Good for long […]

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Orange Honey Glazed Pork Chops with Toasted Almond Jasmine Rice

May 1, 2014

We’ve got the best orange tree in all of Southern California on our garage roof. Yes, it’s on the roof. Wellllllll…….technically it’s planted in the ground and technically it’s our neighbor’s tree. However, it is planted on the property line AND has grown so big it is draped on our garage roof. Those oranges are sweet, […]

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Flowers for you

April 30, 2014

Here are some flowers from my garden. Just for YOU!!  

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Garlic-ky Parsley Pasta

April 23, 2014

Mmmmmmmmm……..garlic, G A R L I C!! Not only is it good for keeping vampires away, but it is really good in my tummy. I had a friend years ago who swore eating raw garlic kept her healthy. I’m sure it was true. She was rather pungent, so no one would get too close. 🙂 […]

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Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

April 22, 2014

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad The members of the salad assemble! This is the most important thing you must do, other than eat the salad. RINSE THE QUINOA!!! At least a few times, otherwise it will be bitter. YUCK! Bring the broth to a boil, add the RINSED quinoa. The chopped ingredients for the dressing—which is YUMMO!! […]

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Easy Meat Lasagna

April 17, 2014

Easy Meat Lasagna Prep time-45 minCook time-30 min Serves-8 Ingredients 2 24 oz jar marinara 1 1/2 pounds ground beef 1 medium onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 6 to 9 long strips lasagna noodles 16 oz ricotta cheese, mixed with 1 beaten egg and 1/2 cup Parmesan and 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning. 4 cup […]

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