Brussels Sprout and Apple Slaw

brussel salad

If a steady diet of hotdogs, hamburgers, ribs and potato salad packed with bacon starts to get heavy this weekend as you make your rounds through all of the cookouts, this delicious slaw is a quick and easy side dish when you’re looking to change things up. Brussels sprouts are a fabulous and interesting alternative… 

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Orzo Greek Salad

orzo pasta

As it gets warmer and warmer outside I think everyone’s instinct is to try to eat healthier and lighter meals. Salad is an obvious way to go but sometimes its just a ridiculously un-filling dinner. I am envious of those among us who can feast on leaves and raw veggies at 7pm and feel full… 

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Pineapple Margaritas

pineapple margarita

I made these pineapple margarita on Monday for Cinco de Mayo and they were a big hit. I got a few requests for the recipe so I decided to start a new category on the blog for alcoholic concoctions. Pineapple juice and tequila go together beautifully — as evidenced by the many nights in my… 

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