Green Punch Smoothie

My digestion has been a bit off the ordinary routine for over a month now. After a meal i would feel my stomach bloat. I tried some medication but got tired of them, so I decided to be creative and tried the green punch smoothie that consists of ginger which has proven to be really…

Milky Way Tart – Tarta Milky Way

This time, I share a not so healthy recipe like the ones I usually like. Last week was my husband’s birthday, and obviously I had to prepare him a cake. I started reading to him several options and the moment I said “Milky Way Tart”, in less than two…

Pasta in Red Wine Mushroom-Tomato Sauce with Swiss Chard

There’s nothing like a hearty red sauce on a rainy day. When I was growing up my mom always used to make big batches of red sauce on rainy days (which weren’t often because I grew up in San Diego). I remember coming home to the smell of a full-bodied…

Fresh Versus Frozen Turkey

Thanksgiving Turkey Update:   11/24/2014 – We bought our turkeys today!  Rather than go the way of a single large turkey, we decided to purchase two smaller ones.  Each turkey is a little more than 12 pounds.  Yes, we opted for a…

Cauliflower Goat Cheese Quiche with Potatoes and Leeks

  Quiches are quick, easy, versatile and cheap. You can basically use any kind of vegetable and protein combination that you have on hand. They’re also great as leftovers. Adding cheese is always a good idea. In this recipe goat cheese melts in…