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Summer Salad

In Vegetarian On May 19, 2014 1 Comment

This is one of my all-time favorite salads.  It’s light, refreshing, and just screams summer!  The best thing is that I made it in less than 10 minutes.


The dressing recipe is approximately what I usually use.  I don’t really measure, just eyeball it.  If it’s too tart, add …


Single Servings: Basil Pesto Grilled Chicken

In Chicken On February 26, 2012 1 Comment

This “Single Servings” recipe was inspired by how dirty my house is.  It’s way too messy to invite other people over for dinner, and I don’t really do leftovers, so cooking for one it is.

The true inspiration for the dish came from the surplus of basil growing in my …


Pan Fried Gnocchi

In Vegetarian On June 7, 2011 1 Comment

Here’s a dish I made for my friend a few weeks ago.  I invited her over for dinner without have a real plan of what to make.  I had picked up some gnocchi earlier, so I thought I would spice it up with something different from your average sauce. The …


Pizza: Pancetta, two cheeses, basil, red onion

In Main Dishes, Meat On March 9, 2011 0 Comments

A few weeks ago I posted one of my favorite veggie pizzas.   A few of my loyal meat-eater-readers weren’t feeling it as a main course.  They insist that every main course should have at least some meat in it.  So, for those of you with this notion, feel free to …

Fajita Chicken Rub

In Chicken On February 7, 2011 1 Comment

One of my team members, Sal, comes down to the office I work at about once a week.  When he comes we usually go out to lunch.  I used to ask where he wants to go, but now we just start walking because he always picks the same place.  According …

Eggplant Parm

In Vegetarian On January 31, 2011 2 Comments

This eggplant parm is a great dish for vegetarians but satisfying enough for meat eaters as well.  The best thing about it is that it’s hard to mess it up.  The measurements are anything but precise.  My measurements of the cheese are just estimates, put as much as a little …

Soy Stir Fry Chicken

In Chicken On January 14, 2011 1 Comment

What you need:

Serves: 2 Food: 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts 1.5 tablespoons of Soy sauce 1.5 tablespoons of Mirin 1.5 tablespoons of Oyster Sauce 1/4 Cup of Corn Starch Peanut or vegetable oil Sesame Seeds Red pepper flakes (optional) Salt Pepper Equipment: Wok (or large fry pan)