Whats in the Fridge-Steak Salad Lunch

Hearty, hearty, hearty! For lunch today, my husband and I had a steak Salad. We used the leftover NY strip steaks we grilled a few nights ago. I heated them up in the microwave. Not too hot, just about 30 seconds or so to warm them up. Sliced them nice and thin and put them […]

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Quick Meal

For last night’s dinner I took out some chicken breasts that I filleted. We eat alot of grilled chicken. It’s a quick meal, and leftovers are so versatile. After my chicken was thawed, I mixed some avocado oil and this Loveless Cafe Chicken Shake spice together and coated the chicken.  Loveless Cafe is a famous […]

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Dinner Tonight-Mexican Lasagna

When I first moved to Tennessee, I met a Pampered Chef consultant at a Christmas vendor’s fair at one of the schools. (See, I love Pampered Chef….I love their products…and I love cooking! I tried selling it, but I quickly discovered that I’m not a sales person).  So upon meeting the consultant, I was very […]

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Zaycon Fresh-Chicken Pick Up

Zaycon Fresh is a delivery service of meats directly from the farms to a parking lot near you. Their meats are antibiotic and hormone free, and since it comes directly from the farms, the costs are lower than supermarket prices. I discovered Zaycon Fresh from a You Tuber, She’s in Her Apron.  In one of her videos, she […]

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Franklin Farmers Market

This place is one of the things I love about Tennessee.  There are farms EVERYWHERE, and they are AWESOME! Sure……we have farms and farmers markets in Long Island, and of course the the popular Union Square Farmer’s Market in NYC, but Franklin’s Farmers Market is year round and chock full of organic Farms and goodies. Not too […]

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Tonight’s Dinner-Pasta Carbonara

This is a BIG favorite in our house. Now…….traditional Carbonara is made with egg and onions, but the boys won’t eat the onions and I like to keep it simple.  Actually, they wont eay the mushrooms either, but theyre big enough that they can pick out without much complaining. This dish is basically an Alfredo sauce with […]

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Chicken, Potatoes and Tomatoes…..oh my!

That’s what’s for dinner tonight! Years ago, I saw a Jamie Oliver show on one of the food channels. This was one of his dishes and it looked soooo good and soooo easy.  The original recipe calls for chicken thighs, but the males in my family are breast men and they give me such a […]

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