Made with Le Puy lentils, red wine, leeks and escarole, this French Lentil Soup is a hearty, warm, and comforting recipe that only takes a little over an hour from prep to table.
The Lighter Side
This couscous salad is a bright and fresh side dish or meatless main dish that’s perfect for a weeknight dinner or easy summer entertaining. Late last summer, I came home from a long day of appointments had no clue what I was going to make for dinner. I hadn’t made the grocery stop I’d planned and found…
Packed with protein and nutrients, this hearty, gluten-free Breakfast Quinoa is one of my favorite ways to start any day of the year.
Chickpea Salad with French Feta and lemon vinaigrette is wonderful served as a light, meatless lunch with a wedge of warm flatbread, or as a side dish to your favorite grilled meats and seafood.
Studded with sweet-tart dried cherries, whole roasted almonds, and toasted coconut flakes, this light-textured granola just begs to be sprinkled onto a bowl of tangy Greek yogurt for breakfast or an afternoon snack.
Light, flaky, and crisp, seasoned with a variety of sweet and savory spices, Baked Flour Tortilla Chips are a satisfying low-guilt snack.
This creamy Whipped Goat Cheese and Herb Dip has been sponsored by California Giant Berry Farms. As always, all opinions expressed are my own. The start of summer is here and I’ve partnered with California Giant Berry Farms to celebrate with skinny dips! My contribution to the party is this creamy Whipped Goat…
Flaky puff pastry with Dijon mustard, ham, swiss, caramelized onions, and a drizzle of a garlic-herb egg wash. Ham and Swiss Slab Pie is great for Game Day or using leftover holiday ham!
Creamy Gorgonzola Macaroni and Cheese with caramelized leeks, pancetta, and a blend of three rich cheeses is an elegant twist on a comfort food classic.
Creamy, cheesy, and loaded with lump crab meat, this Crab and Artichoke Dip is a perfect appetizer for game day parties and year-round entertaining!
Get a taste of New Orleans with a classic muffuletta sandwich! Layered with Italian meats, cheeses, and a homemade olive salad, this indulgent sandwich is worthy of celebration.
Medjool dates stuffed with blue cheese, wrapped in bacon, and crisped with a Maple-Sriracha glaze. Maple-Sriracha Devils on Horseback are a perfect party snack!
Up your chip game with these indulgent homemade Potato and Zucchini Chips with Bacon, Gorgonzola, and Thyme. Perfect for year-round entertaining! Inspired by Fresco by Scotto. With the Big Game only five days away, it’s probably not the best time to admit that I’m not much of a football fan. Baseball? Love it. Golf and…