Chicken Sausage Breakfast Sandwich

In my humble opinion, Sundays are the best day of the week. And I don't like to waste a minute of it. My perfect Sunday starts with my favorite hike - a nice 5 mile loop near the former NIKE Missile Control Center - which earns me enough burned calories to splurge with a yummy … Continue reading Chicken Sausage Breakfast Sandwich


Chicken Pesto Panini

Whenever given the choice of leftovers (no matter how delicious) and a sandwich for his work week lunch, Bill always opts for the sandwich. In an effort to add variety to an otherwise consistent lunch choice, I’ve been trying to mix it up with different protein options, coupled with the sandwiches toppings I always keep … Continue reading Chicken Pesto Panini

Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Is it just me or are Friday nights the most difficult night to try to cook anything? I either get total recipe block and I can't think of anything that sounds good or can't find the right version of what I want to try. I literally found myself standing in front of the fridge for … Continue reading Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Pesto Pasta Salad with Asparagus & Roasted Tomatoes

Pasta salad is one of the easiest dishes to make, yet I always forget how much I enjoy it. Whether it's a colorful summer pasta salad, seasoned with oil and vinegar, or a caprese pasta salad, made tasty with pesto, the prep is easy and the results are always impressive. The possibilities are endless and … Continue reading Pesto Pasta Salad with Asparagus & Roasted Tomatoes

Week 51: Pesto & Prosciutto Pizza

Is there a more fun way to spend date night then coming up with your own winning pizza combinations and baking them in our own oven? I don't think so, but then again, I'm easily pleased. Ever since I discovered the premade pizza dough at Trader Joe's, I've been hooked. It makes it so easy … Continue reading Week 51: Pesto & Prosciutto Pizza