Friday , 21 July 2017


Simplified Garlic Chicken

Simplified Garlic Chicken CloseUp

I think my love for garlic has been well documented throughout all the recipes I’ve featured.  I honestly don’t know what dish a clove of garlic doesn’t spruce up by adding that extra special something to.  Well…maybe not desserts, but I feel like somewhere, someone is using garlic in a dessert option! So if you asked me if I wanted ... Read More »

Lechon Manok – Filipino Roasted Chicken

Lechon Manok Overview

For my mom’s 50th birthday a few weeks ago, I decided to serve Lechon Manok, or Filipino roasted chicken as the main dish (along with some Salt and Pepper shrimp but that’s a different post). So in preparation I made two different versions of it to see which one I would actually serve.  Plus as a bonus it totally fit ... Read More »

Italian Spinach and Artichoke Chicken

Italian Margherita Chicken CloseUp

Sorry for the long wait in between posts – my husband celebrated his 31st! birthday this weekend so my Thursday – Sunday got eaten up between all the events. So happy birthday again to my wonderful husband, lol I’m glad I didn’t close the match! (Long story short – we’re meet on EHarmony 😛 ). Anyway, with work being so ... Read More »

Mexican Fried Rice

Mexican Fried Rice Overview

It’s Election Day!  I hope everyone in the US reading this either has or will be voting.  My husband and I actually voted three weeks ago (yay for early voting) and I’ve got to be honest – I’ve been completely burned out on all the various political ads all over TV and the Internet. But now that the day is ... Read More »

Italian Cherry Tomato Chicken with Roasted Green Beans and Feta

Chicken with Red and Yellow Cherry Tomatoes Overview

[hr] Hi Foodista viewers!  So honored to be the featured blog of the day!  If this is your first time here I’d like to thank you for visiting.  This blog features a wide range of recipes but all of them have a healthy twist.  But while I want to keep the food I make healthy, it’s more important that anything ... Read More »

Arugula and Goat Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Roasted Broccoli and Potatoes

Arugula Goat Cheese Stuffed Chicken CloseUp

I’ve become obsessed with the holidays lately.  Don’t they seem like they come earlier and earlier every year?  I mean, it’s like what, mid-September – why on Earth am I already planning for Thanksgiving?! Honestly, I’m not even ready/don’t really want to let go of summer.  Here in Ohio, we get all four seasons.  I’m fine with Fall/Spring but come ... Read More »