Monthly Archives: June 2012

Southwest Salad

This is modified from an old recipe I found in Cooking Light.  The original recipe has cilantro in it.  Personally, I think cilantro tastes like dirt so I don’t use it.  Steve’s not really a huge fan, either.  You could substitute … Continue reading

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Black Bean Salad with Garlic Honey Lime Dressing

My house isn’t well ventilated.  I have this huge bay window in my living room and only one of the panes opens, the one in the top right hand corner.  It needs to be replaced desperately because it’s not very … Continue reading

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Baked Lemon Chicken Tenders

My hunt for 1001 ways to cook chicken seems never ending.  After I finished cleaning out my freezer a few weeks ago, I discovered that I had frozen more chicken over the last six months than any one family could … Continue reading

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Vegetable Rice

I originally used this recipe from Everyday Food (it was called sweet pepper rice), but it was a little bland for my taste, so I’ve modified it a little bit for more flavor.  This is a great side dish for … Continue reading

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Kid Friendly Meals

The worst thing in the world about working full-time – whether you’re at an office or a stay-at-home parent – is to have that adorable little face look up at you around dinner time and wrinkle his nose at what … Continue reading

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