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Avocado Banana Smoothie Recipe. Advertisement - Scroll down for Smoothie Recipe I have to admit when I first heard of a smoothie with avocado in it I really wasn’t sure.

Avocado Banana Smoothie Recipe

An Impromptu Picnic: Salmon & Quinoa Salad and Meringues With Creme Fraiche & Berries. It's been a game of hide and seek in our household for the past month or so.

An Impromptu Picnic: Salmon & Quinoa Salad and Meringues With Creme Fraiche & Berries

My better half has been playing music jobs left and right, on top of his day job. I, on the other hand, have been buried in the studio either shooting and editing until early evening, hoping for an evening when we can just chill. There have been a lot of "just changing clothes and heading out! I love you! " and "I won't be home for dinner" exchanged. It's ok. Well, even with our motto of "doing things independently together", there are those moments when the in passing "love you" needs to turn into a long hug, a conversation.

I started planning some of our favorites to take along. Easy Homemade Pizza and a Pizza Blog Hop. Posted on Oct 12, 2012 | 32 comments As soon as I saw this no rise, practically no knead pizza dough recipe on the web I knew I had to try it out (you’ve probably seen it too – it’s got over 84,000 pins on Pinterest!).

Easy Homemade Pizza and a Pizza Blog Hop

This easy pizza seemed too good to be true and had an intriguing secret ingredient: Yogurt. I love adding yogurt to everything from baked goods to pasta dishes, and from salad dressings to sauces to make them creamier, healthier, and tastier. But in pizza crust? But wait. Folks, it’s good. Risotto with Butternut Squash, Leeks, and Basil Recipe. Save to My Recipes In this luxurious risotto, leeks take the place of the chopped onions that are traditionally used in the beloved Italian rice dish.

Risotto with Butternut Squash, Leeks, and Basil Recipe

Published: December 2010 Servings: 6 main-course prep: 1 minutes total: 1 minutes 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided 4 cups 1/2-inch cubes peeled butternut squash (from 2 1/4 pounds squash) 3 cups 1/2-inch-wide slices leeks (white and pale green parts only) 1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme 2 cups arborio rice 4 14-ounce cans (or more) vegetable broth 1 cup chopped fresh basil 3/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese plus additional (for serving) Nutritional Information One serving contains the following:Calories (kcal) 454.3 %Calories from Fat 23.4 Fat (g) 11.8 Saturated Fat (g) 3.2 Cholesterol (mg) 10.0 Carbohydrates (g) 74.4 Dietary Fiber (g) 3.6 Total Sugars (g) 6.2 Net Carbs (g) 70.8 Protein (g) 13.0 Sodium (mg) 1323.

Garlicky Baked Butternut Squash. Good afternoon!

Garlicky Baked Butternut Squash

I have gotten so much accomplished today :) It feels wonderful! I spent almost the entire day in the kitchen….no complaints here. Chilean Salmon with Avocado Cream Sauce. I’ve always wanted to go to Chile.

Chilean Salmon with Avocado Cream Sauce

Since I started traveling, I’ve had a deep love for Spanish speaking countries, I want to visit them all. Although, other than language, they seem to have little in common. Other than maybe a shared love of food and family. I spent some time in Spain, missing my flight home for an extra day in Madrid.


The World’s Best Chicken. Such a bold claim!

The World’s Best Chicken

I’m willing to make it. The husband raved. My taste buds have never been so tickled. Others have called it, “So Good it Can’t Be Described, Explosion on Your Taste Buds Chicken.” Seriously, I wouldn’t toy with you, reader. Also, let’s talk about the elephant in the room. Lemon Angel Hair Pasta with Chicken & Spinach. The fresh and light lemon flavor makes this one of the few pasta entrees that doesn’t leave me feeling so stuffed I could hibernate for all of the upcoming winter months.

Lemon Angel Hair Pasta with Chicken & Spinach

Healthy, yet filling. Simple, yet oh-so flavorful. As a side note, today it struck me how strange and perhaps even gross it is that we call this “angel hair” pasta. Strangeness aside, let’s cook this thing. chicken & spinach lemon angel hair pastaServes 3-4 1/2 pound whole wheat angel hair pasta, cooked al dente 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breast, prepared and sliced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes 2 lemons, juiced 1 cup parmesan, grated 1 cup spinach 3 tablespoons olive oil Heat garlic, oil, lemon juice, and red pepper over low heat for about 10 minutes.

Remove from heat and fold spinach into sauce until wilted. A mason jar meal (my 6th PFB challenge) UPDATE: You can VOTE FOR ME HERE, if you’re so inclined.

a mason jar meal (my 6th PFB challenge)

I love mason jars. They are perfectly portioned, retro, convenient, and reusable. They are affordable, accessible, versatile and stylish. They contain, shake, serve and store. Chive and Dill Muffins Recipe. Gingerbread Cinnamon Roll Pancakes. Gingerbread Cinnamon Roll Pancakes.

Gingerbread Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

Greek Lamb On Skewers Souvlaki) Recipe - - 153803. General Tso’s Chicken, Two Recipes. This recipe for General Tso's chicken has been the most popular on this site since I first posted it in 2009. Month after month it continues to be the most viewed and searched for recipe here. I love that so many of you, presumably, have visited on a mission to replicate this tasty dish from a favorite take-out.

Tempura Recipe : Alton Brown. Directions Watch how to make this recipe. Whisk the cake flour and rice flour together in a medium glass bowl and divide it in half. Set aside. Heat the vegetable oil in a 5-quart Dutch oven over high heat until it reaches 375 degrees F on a deep-fry thermometer. Once the temperature reaches 365 degrees F, whisk the egg, seltzer water and vodka, in a medium mixing bowl and divide it in half. Dip the sweet potatoes into the batter using tongs, drain for 2 to 3 seconds over the bowl, and then add to the hot oil.


Dessert. Crab Crusted Grouper Recipe. Niagara Grape and Wine Tours - NIAGARA WINE TOURS. Food Timeline: food history & vintage recipes. Journal - All Spiced Up. Years ago, I told you about my spice bowl. You remember, that big glass bowl I stored my collection of spices in for the better part of seven years; the bowl that I was too embarrassed to show to any of my friends, and which filled my kitchen with a thick cloud of nose-tickling spice dust whenever I opened the cupboard it lived in? Yeah, that one. Mediterranean Pasta Salad Recipe : Food Network Kitchens. Mexican Bean Salad Recipe. Neely's Lemon Pasta Salad Recipe : Patrick and Gina Neely. Summer Cookout Salad Recipes : Recipes and Cooking.

BLT Pasta Salad Recipe : Food Network Kitchens. Asian Spice Rubbed Ribs with Pineapple-Ginger BBQ Sauce and Black and White Sesame Seeds Recipe : Bobby Flay. Directions For the sauce: Heat the oil over medium-high heat in a heavy-bottomed medium saucepan. Add the garlic, ginger and onions and cook until soft, about 5 minutes. Risotto With Parmesan Recipe. Smoked-Cheddar-Stuffed Chicken with Green Apple Slaw Recipe at Epicurious. Photo by Brain Leatart yield Makes 4 servings The classic apple and cheese combo gets a fun twist in this delicious dish. Baked Brie Recipes. Try one of these baked Brie recipes and I can almost guarantee you will be back for more of this French appetizer. Most people serve baked brie as a cocktail party nosh, but it works just as well as an entree or even as a main course accompanied by a simple green salad.