Another Fine Meal

  • Salmon Croquettes
    It’s not often you find yourself with leftover poached salmon. It’s pretty light, and when served with veggies and a salad, is likely to be eaten up. This past weekend was the exception. Too much salmon. This is about 1-1/2 cups of salmon. Add 2…
    - 31 Jul 13, 1:00pm -
  • Cheesecake II (Junior’s Famous Cheesecake)
    When I was a youngster in Brooklyn (NY) there was a restaurant named Junior’s which was known for having the best NY style cheesecake. It’s still there and in fact, there’s a location now right in midtown Manhattan. Some time ago, over 30 years…
    - 28 Jun 13, 10:03pm -
  • Caramel Popcorn
    This is a recipe for caramel popcorn, very similar to Cracker Jack. By the case, this snack will set you back over $9/lb. But if you have the time and patience, it’s a small fraction of that. 1/2 cup butter (this is 1/4lb stick) 1 cup brown sugar 1…
    - 6 Jun 13, 11:00am -
  • Southwest Veggie Nachos
    A few weeks back, along with the Stuffed Baked Potatoes, we had Southwest Veggie Nachos, an excellent low fat dish. 6 oz backed tortilla chips 1 can (15oz) black beans, rinsed/drained 1 diced green pepper 1/2 cup corn 1/4 tsp ground cumin 1/4 cup sli…
    - 19 Mar 13, 11:00am -
  • Valentine’s Day Treats
    Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Here are some Valentine’s Day Treats I was inspired to make after looking through Real Simple’s Pinterest. What you will need: 1/2 stick margarine 1 10 oz. bag of marshmallows 6 cups rice Krispies cer…
    - 12 Feb 13, 11:00am -

Mom's Dish

  • One Pan Sausage and Vegetable Bake
    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Klement's Sausage. All opinions are 100% mine.I couldn't wait to share this one pan dish with you. Having Klement’s Sausage on hand, makes this dish so effortless. You don't r…
    - 7 days ago 10 Oct 17, 8:37pm -
  • Easy One-Pan Meatball Pasta Recipe
    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cooked Perfect® Meatballs. All opinions are 100% mine.I dont know about you, but for me having kids back at school is exciting, although at the same time our life became more h…
    - 24 days ago 23 Sep 17, 1:35am -
  • Zucchini Roll-Ups Recipe
    We love a good Italian dish in our family, but we try to keep pasta for a special occasion or weekend. You all know what happens when you eat a bit much of pasta. :)A friend of mine shared this recipe with me and I knew I had to…
    - 34 days ago 13 Sep 17, 8:31pm -
  • Burger Dinner Night
    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BUBBA Burger for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.This summer has been extremely busy for us and most days I was in a hurry to make a dinner before we head out for another act…
    - 50 days ago 28 Aug 17, 6:39pm -
  • Steamed Blueberry Vareniki aka Pierogi
    These puffy steamed Vareniki are my mom's or maybe grandma's recipe. To this day, each summer my mother would makes these. I do remember visiting my grandma when I was little, and she would serve us the same vareniki, but they wer…
    - 69 days ago 9 Aug 17, 6:21pm -

Living The Gourmet

  • newBest Ever Banana Bread
    Today we are revisiting a treasured recipe from the LTG archives – Best Ever Banana Bread, and I am pleased to report that the recipe has indeed stood the test of time and in my own humble opinion,...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web…
    - 10 hours ago 17 Oct 17, 3:28am -
  • Japanese Style Protein Pancakes
    The following post is sponsored by Ancient Nutrition Bone Broth Protein. All opinions expressed are my own. Start your mornings off with a stack of these light and fluffy pancakes packed with protein...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web…
    - 3 days ago 14 Oct 17, 4:59pm -
  • Homemade Sesame and Salt Bagels
    The following post has been sponsored by Nancy’s. All opinions expressed are mine. Homemade bagels are well worth the time and effort. Today we’re exploring how surprisingly easy it is to make...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit…
    - 6 days ago 11 Oct 17, 6:37pm -
  • Yam and Tomato Soup
    Bring the flavors of the season together in this warm and comforting Yam and Tomato Soup with homemade croutons! I’ve always been one to sort of chuckle at the perennial cavalcade of ‘seasonal’...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web…
    - 8 days ago 9 Oct 17, 5:26pm -
  • Roasted Herb Chicken featuring Israeli Wines
    Welcome Fall with this Mid-East inspired recipes paired alongside some of Israel’s finest wineries. One of my favorite lines from the Lord of the Rings runs thusly, “It’s a dangerous business,...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs…
    - 12 days ago 5 Oct 17, 4:02pm -

Turnips 2 Tangerines

  • newGuest Post Today: Recovering from Addiction
    Today I have a very special guest, Constance Ray from Recovery Well.   Constance is going to share an article with us about addiction. Not only is addiction hard on the actual addict, it’s extremely hard on families. Addiction is a family diseas…
    - 22 hours ago 16 Oct 17, 3:00pm -
  • Mini Minty Cheesecake Brownie Cups
    On the Menu Today~Mini Minty Cheesecake Brownie Cups Chocolate and Mint come together beautifully in these quick, easy and delicious Mini Minty Cheesecake Brownie Cups. This fast and easy minty dessert is made with only three ingredients… seven if…
    - 2 days ago 15 Oct 17, 4:00pm -
  • White Chocolate Candy Corn Fudge
    On the Menu Today~ White Chocolate Candy Corn Fudge Looking for that perfect Fall Fudge recipe? Than look no further, this recipe for White Chocolate Candy Corn Fudge is exactly what your looking for. Don’t like candy corn? No problem, this fudge i…
    - 6 days ago 11 Oct 17, 3:28pm -
  • Monster Toes-Halloween Fun
    On the Menu Today- Monster Toes Monster Toes are the perfect sweet treat to hand out to all of the little ghosts and goblins that will be knocking on your door this Halloween. If your hosting a kids Halloween Party instead of going door-to-door trick…
    - 7 days ago 10 Oct 17, 12:00pm -
  • Top Ten Questions Everyone Wants to Know
    Top Ten Questions Everyone Wants to Know? While I’m still in the process of slowly,  to be honest at a snails pace, feeling my way around WordPress, learning what everything means like SEO, Plug-Ins, Custom Fields, WP Recipe Maker, more Plug-Ins,…
    - 9 days ago 8 Oct 17, 10:30pm -

Eatwell 101

  • Spicy Shrimp with Broccoli Mash
    Spicy Shrimp with Garlic Parmesan Broccoli Mash — Packed full of flavor, this low carb, paleo dinner will blow you away. Spicy, savory shrimp are cooked just right, until they’re ...READ →
    - 2 days ago 15 Oct 17, 6:55pm -
  • 17 Healthy Soup Recipes That Will Keep You Full
    Looking for healthy soups recipes that come together quickly, mostly pantry ingredients? Here’s a great roundup of healthy soup recipes, perfect what ever your taste is!if (!isMobile.any()) {aax_getad_mpb({"slot_uuid":"7d056ad4-1de8-4616-98e9-8f6d…
    - 4 days ago 13 Oct 17, 6:02pm -
  • Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Butternut, Carrot and Potatoes
    Slow Cooker Beef Stew — A hearty and delicious beef stew that is loaded with hearty veggies and incredible flavor! Fork-tender beef literally melts in your mouth and the ...READ →
    - 4 days ago 13 Oct 17, 2:20am -
  • 21 Healthy Chicken Breasts Recipes for Dinner
    Healthy chicken breast recipes – Chicken breasts make a great go-to option for quick and satisfying meals: they are fast to cook and a source of lean protein. Plus, ...READ →
    - 6 days ago 11 Oct 17, 7:05pm -
  • Shrimp and Chorizo Appetizers with Roasted Pepper Soup
    Shrimp and Chorizo Appetizers with Roasted Pepper Soup — These punchy and flavorful skewers are packed with spicy chorizo and shrimp, served with homemade roasted pepper soup shooters. Perfect ...READ →
    - 7 days ago 11 Oct 17, 12:13am -


  • Beans Mexicana
    I saw this recipe on a flyer given by Del Monte Kitchenomics.  It sounds yummy.  A fusion of Filipino-Mexican-Western Cuisine.  Now, who wouldn't want to try that.  Upon reading the recipe, I found that it uses regular daily ingredients that we w…
    - 15 Jul 13, 8:01am -
  • Summer Fun Staycation Foodies
    My son and his cousins beat the summer heat.  Photo courtesy of my cousin Mia. Summer, though its temperature can be quite alarming and unnerving at times, is still the most favored season of all ages.Outings and vacations are only a few of what oth…
    - 18 Apr 13, 8:54am -
  • Trader Joe's Speculoos Cookie Butter
    "You have to taste it to understand"And indeed TJ's Cookie Butter's tag line stands true.  One really has to taste to understand.I have been seeing photos of this new spread and have been hearing good reviews.  Cookie butter does sound heavenly.  …
    - 6 Apr 13, 10:35am -
  • Palawan's Special Treats
    My little boy and I, together with family and friends, spent 4 days in Palawan for a conference.  Since hubby is from the province known as the city in the forest, I know the whereabouts and the must-try delicacies of this beautiful island.  So...…
    - 10 Feb 13, 2:02pm -
  • Grilled Mackerel
    Since having mackerel for lunch sounded appetizing to me, I decided to have a go. I , therefore, bought a pound of mackerel. My only concern was I have no idea what to do with it. It was, in fact, my first time to buy fresh mackerel.Thank God for G…
    - 22 Jan 13, 7:17am -

Veggie Converter 365

  • Homemade Italian Seasoning
    We love mixing up our own homemade Italian seasoning. We like to make it our own with a little extra garlicky punch. It’s perfect in all our favorites like lasagna, Italian sandwiches and our homemade ranch dressing. Delicious. It’s especially ta…
    - 10 days ago 7 Oct 17, 9:55pm -
  • 20 Veggie Fries Recipes (Non-Potato!)
    I’ve been collecting Veggie Fries recipes lately, all of which are non-potato recipes. So, I’m not supposed to eat regular white potatoes because they’re bad for inflammation (I have Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism) and while I LOVE sweet potato f…
    - 24 days ago 23 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • Boom Sticks! Skin Protection Balm
    I made my own little pocket skin protection balm wonder sticks and I named them Boom Sticks in homage to the Boomstick from Army of Darkness. That baby can knock back some Deadites, so I figure it’s gonna be handy to keep our skin above the ole’…
    - 31 days ago 16 Sep 17, 10:04am -
  • Homemade Natural Cleaning Products with Essential Oils
    Homemade Natural Cleaning Products with Essential Oils Getting chemicals out of family homes is one of my biggest driving forces these days. I’m personally driven specifically by getting them out of homes with kids and animals living in them, but,…
    - 38 days ago 9 Sep 17, 11:00am -
  • Easy Salmon Salad
    Salmon Salad may be my new favorite meat. Yes, bacon has been dethroned. Maybe. It’s definitely my favorite meal meat. Like, I can eat me some bacon, but I have to add things to really make it a meal. And, that’s true for salmon, too. But with th…
    - 45 days ago 2 Sep 17, 12:00pm -


  • A Non-Review of the Willows Inn, Lummi Isl., WA: Locavore or Loco-what?
    While I do not do restaurant reviews or “serious” essays on IslandEAT, I have been thinking about a recent fine-dining “locavore” experience at the Willows Inn, Lummi Island, Washington.  It was one of New York Times’ 10 Restaurants Worth…
    - 16 Apr 11, 12:41am -
  • Guest Post by Moby on I Can Haz Food Blog?
    I have been posting on IslandEAT for nearly one-and-a-half years ago – without any requests to do a guest post yet.  However, George and Jinja did an April Fools cat-food blog, but they already have their first guest cat food-blogger, Moby … Co…
    - 13 Apr 11, 7:22pm -
  • Avocado Sandwiches: Possibilities & Permutations
    Are you looking for an avocado sandwich recipe? I was not really until I came across a recipe in Australia’s glorious gastro-porn, delicious. In fact, I have hesitated to post about sandwiches, as they seem, um, well, so easy and … Continue readi…
    - 8 Apr 11, 7:47pm -
  • George and Jinja announce their new food blog
    George and Jinja, who have more time to post than I these days, would like to announce their new cat-food blog, I Can Haz Food Blog? Check it out. IslandEAT will return next week with human recipes.  
    - 1 Apr 11, 8:30pm -
  • Chill-Out Brownies: High Temperature Baking + Ice-water Bath = Creamy Interior + Chewy Crust
    Are you looking for yet another brownie recipe? I was not, until I had come across one with a very unusual technique from the great Alice Medrich. I though my brownie recipe collection to be complete, what with the extravaganza that … Continue rea…
    - 18 Mar 11, 12:03am -

Authentic Greek Recipes

  • 5 Most Popular Greek Recipes September 2017
    These were the most popular Greek recipes on our blog for September 2017.  1.  Stuffed Vegetables (Gemista) 2. Eggplant Dip (Melitzanosalata)  3.  Fresh Green Beans (Fasolakia)4. Lamb Kleftiko5. Peinirli Eat and Enjoy! ca-pub-5932202259726035…
    - 16 days ago 1 Oct 17, 8:08am -
  • 5 Most Popular Greek Recipes August 2017
    These were the most popular Greek recipes on our blog for August 2017.  1.  Stuffed Vegetables (Gemista) 2. Fresh Green Beans (Fasolakia)    3. Briam4. Traditional Greek Pickles (Toursi) 5. Cheese Pie (Tiropita) Eat and Enjoy! ca-pub-59322022597…
    - 44 days ago 3 Sep 17, 2:11pm -
  • 5 Most Popular Greek Recipes July 2017
    These were the most popular Greek recipes on our blog for July 2017. 1.  Peinirli  2.  Stuffed Vegetables (Gemista)   3.  Fresh Green Beans (Fasolakia) 4. Tzatziki5. BriamEat and Enjoy! ca-pub-5932202259726035
    - 79 days ago 30 Jul 17, 9:23am -
  • 10 Most Saved Greek Recipes on Pinterest for June 2017
    These were our 10 most saved Greek recipes on Pinterest  for June 2017.  1.  Peinirli2. Sesame Cookies 3.  Leek and Cheese Rolls (Prasoboorekakia) 4. Fresh Green Beans (Fasolakia)5.  Eggplant Papoutsakia  6. Spanakopita 7. Fasolada (Bean S…
    - 5 Jul 17, 9:38am -
  • 5 Most Popular Greek Recipes June 2017
    These were the most popular Greek recipes on our blog for June 2017. 1. Prawn Saganaki  2. Souvlaki    3.  Dolmades (Stuffed Vine Leaves)4. Stuffed Vegetables (Gemista)5. BriamEat and Enjoy! ca-pub-5932202259726035
    - 2 Jul 17, 8:43am -

Ekusinero Food Blog

  • eKusinero is Giving Away A Collection of Free Recipe Ebooks
    A few years back, I posted recipe ebooks for downloading and the response was incredible. It was enjoyed by people around the world! This time, a collection of recipe ebooks will be sent directly to your inbox. On the right column, input your email a…
    - 23 Apr 15, 6:22am -
  • Chicken Binakol Recipe (Chicken in Coconut Soup)
    CHICKEN BINAKOL RECIPE Chicken Binakol, according to Inquirer Lifestyle, is one of Iloilo’s famous soups. It is traditionally cooked in bamboo segments, but it can also be cooked in a casserole as well. The base of coconut juice makes this an unusu…
    - 19 Jun 11, 2:06am -
  • Basic Bread Dough Recipe
    BASIC BREAD DOUGH RECIPE This is a very easy and simple to follow basic bread dough. Ingredients: 1/2 cup warm water 3 tsp yeast (dry) 1 tsp salt 1 tsp sugar 4 cups baker’s flour 4 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil Procedures: Place warm water in a warm…
    - 12 Mar 11, 12:20pm -
  • Roasted Turkey Recipe
    ROASTED TURKEY RECIPE This is an easy roasted turkey recipe. It’s a clear-cut cooking style. No complicated ingredients needed. However, its simplicity makes the turkey delicious and savory. Ingredients: 1 big turkey Vegetable oil salt ground peppe…
    - 29 Jan 11, 5:35am -
  • Foods to Prepare for the Chinese New Year’s Day
    FOODS TO PREPARE FOR THE CHINESE NEW YEARS DAY Are you wondering what type of foods to prepare this coming Chinese New Year? Something that symbolizes good luck that when served on New Year’s Day will make you prosper that whole year round. Here ar…
    - 16 Jan 11, 11:49am -

Food Overdosed!

  • Instant Carbonara
    Don't you just love pastas? I was craving for Carbonara the other week. While doing some grocery shopping, I came across this instant San Remo pasta Carbonara. I didn't think twice to get it. So as soon as I got home, I cooked it. All it takes is a c…
    - 6 Jun 10, 2:22am -
  • Mucho Nacho
    This is what I came up while looking for some snacks in our fridge. I found some ground beef and tomato sauce. I'm thinking of cooking a red sauce spaghetti however we don't have pasta. So I kept on looking and found a half cut cabbage and some chees…
    - 6 Jun 10, 2:21am -
  • Pastel Colors
    Don't you just love the colors of these M n' M chocolate candies? Yeah I know, these are not the typical colors we see everyday. Actually, these are Easter Bunny Edition candies of M n'Ms... Different color but still the same chocolate-y taste... Oop…
    - 30 May 10, 7:59am -
  • Lechon Kawali
    Lechon KawaliI am craving for this food since last week. And guess what? I gave in! After loggin out of work yesterday, I went to Robinson's Supermarket's meat section directly. I asked the butcher to get me a nice country style meat and have it cut…
    - 27 May 10, 10:39pm -
  • Fried Lumpiang Ubod
    Since I can't eat yet what I like, my mom prepared Fried Lumpiang Ubod for lunch... it's one of my favorite food also.This dish is just so easy to prepare. It is a Pinoy vegetable roll that is serve with a vinegar and garlic dip. There are no ingred…
    - 20 May 10, 8:31am -

Bed Stuy Foodie

  • New Website
    Hello Everyone,I have recently spent a lot of time launching a new website with a domain I own. The new site is simply, . It is much more user-friendly and, though I am sad to leave blogger, I think it will be better in the long…
    - 7 Aug 13, 6:22pm -
  • Vegan Mango Coconut Muffins (Whole Wheat)
    According to Rich these are the best muffins, vegan or otherwise, I have ever made.  They are light and sweet. The crumb topping is something I don't often do, but it is a nice treat. The pieces of mango keep the muffins moist and add their sweet, t…
    - 30 Jun 13, 1:42pm -
  • Vegan on the Road
    Vegan on the Road: What's a Vegan Girl to Do?Clearly I have been slacking lately. I am getting married in less than 3 weeks and on the nights I used to blog, I am doing wedding planning. :) I have been on the road a lot lately and had trouble f…
    - 26 Jun 13, 12:54am -
  • Vegan Banana Peanut Butter Muffins
    We were pretty much out of food last Friday before going out of town, hungry, and too tired to go to the grocery store. I decided I would make something with the few ingredients I had in my house. First, I tried avocado muffins with the two overripe…
    - 12 Jun 13, 2:24am -
  • Vegan Meatball Recipe
    This vegan meatball recipe is made using a few simple ingredients. In fact, I really wanted to make vegan meatballs but I did not have the proper ingredients for any one recipe. I made my own version using ingredients we had in the house. I was prett…
    - 30 May 13, 1:00am -

Food Recipes HQ

  • Vegan Gnocchi Made of Tofu
    Not your conventional traditional Italian gnocchi recipe. Still these flavourful dumplings have the right consistency of gnocchi and a hint of tofu taste that makes the dish stand apart from any other gnocchi. When it comes to gnocchi it is all a…
    - 11 Jun 17, 9:36am -
  • Cavolo Nero and Ricotta Patties
    Cavolo nero is a a loose-leafed cabbage from Tuscany. Even though it is believed that it originates in my country, Italy, I am not very familiar with its intense flavour and wouldn’t be able to prepare any cavolo nero-based Italian traditional dish…
    - 21 May 17, 6:04pm -
  • Italian Freselle Salad
    I’m excited to show you a simple dish that is very popular in the Italian region where I was born and raised, Campania. Freselle, a rough, dried, whole-grain handmade bread baked twice. You should be able to find in all good Italian grocery shop…
    - 7 May 17, 5:58pm -
  • Tom Kha with Baby Eggplant
    Something happened today that reminded me of my blog. Something told me “you’ve got a blog, girl!”. I don’t know precisely what but I have the feeling that has something to do with me feeling relaxed again. With having time to cultivate and h…
    - 29 Apr 17, 3:35pm -
  • Soba and back to blogging
    I’m not even sure that I’m back, back for real. I’m here, now, after a long pause and it feels right. At last. Moving to a new country to start a full time job made me a even lazier person at the beginning. I’m adjusting to new rhythms and ne…
    - 20 Sep 15, 3:40pm -

It's Best Served Hot

  • Sweet Potato Mash
    This Sweet Potato Mash recipe is amazing and will bring you right to the holiday mind set. It's great enough to make year round, but a great additional to the Thanksgiving and Christmas table.What You'll Need:4 Medium Sized Sweet Potatoes3 tblsp butt…
    - 7 Aug 14, 10:55pm -
  • Hash Browns!
    I APOLOGIZE! I REALLY DO I'M SORRY!Ok, I know... I know.. I'm a horrible person for not updating!! So sue me (don't really please.. I'm broke!). A lot has happened since I posted! For what you might ask? Well for 1: I graduated college! Yay me! For 2…
    - 7 Aug 14, 10:55pm -
  • Skittle Vodka
    No; I am not an alcoholic... I am a liquor connoisseur - trust me. This recipe takes time, effort, and the ability to have a good time - with of course the vodka. I made this with a friend of mine who absolutely loves candy and to party (I mean hey,…
    - 7 Aug 14, 10:54pm -
  • Pulled Pork 2: Better, tastier, and more amazing.
    A New Challenger has arrived!Hello fellow food lovers. I have decided that I will take on "Man Food's" Pulled Pork with my own pulled pork recipe. Though this might cause a little rivalry in the family at Best Served Hot, I welcome it with open arm…
    - 25 May 13, 2:26am -
  • Peanut Butter
    Who loves peanut butter?? Correction. Who doesn't love peanut butter?? I'll admit that I may or may not have an addiction to this delicious snack. It dawned on me to recently try to make my own peanut butter rather than continually use the same ole s…
    - 25 May 13, 2:19am -

Stir Laugh Repeat

  • newThings That Shouldn't go into the Dishwasher - part 8
    Nonstick PansWhile many nonstick pans are labeled as dishwasher safe, the harsh detergents and excessively high drying temperatures can take a toll on the nonstick coating. If you choose to wash your pans in the dishwasher, skip the drying cycle an…
    - 17 hours ago 16 Oct 17, 8:36pm -
  • Things That Shouldn't go into the Dishwasher - part 7
    Pressure Cooker LidsWhile a pressure cooker pot may go through a dishwasher cycle just fine, you should never put the pressure cooker lid in the dishwasher.The lid contains the valves that control how well the cooker works. The action of a dishwash…
    - 3 days ago 14 Oct 17, 7:31pm -
  • Things That Shouldn't go into the Dishwasher - part 6
    Copper Pans and MugsCopper pans and mugs for Moscow Muels are classic and beautiful but require extra effort to keep them shiny and bright. Don't make the task any harder by putting them in the dishwasher. The harsh chemicals in dishwasher detergent…
    - 4 days ago 13 Oct 17, 7:01pm -
  • Things That Shouldn't go into the Dishwasher - part 5
    Aluminum Pans and CookwareIf you've ever put a shiny disposable aluminum pie plate in the dishwasher, you've seen what happens. It turns dull and darkens. The same thing can happen to your aluminum pots, pans and baking sheets. If the aluminum has n…
    - 7 days ago 10 Oct 17, 7:54pm -
  • Things That Shouldn't go into the Dishwasher - part 4
    Cast Iron CookwareCast iron skillets and pans have been around for centuries and they can last nearly forever if they are cared for properly. To keep cast iron from rusting and food from sticking, it must be seasoned with oil. The oil penetrates the…
    - 8 days ago 9 Oct 17, 8:50pm -

The Peach Kitchen

  • Easy Tomato Soup
    Easy and yummy tomato soup you can whip up in minutes to warm up your rainy days… Hi guys! I hope you had a great long weekend. I know it’s not over yet for some. Our September is off to a great start, huh? I am pretty much excited for this latte…
    - 44 days ago 3 Sep 17, 10:22pm -
  • Tuna Apple Salad Lettuce Cups
    It has been such a stressful two weeks with my nanay and Twinkle getting hospitalized and sick one after another. peanutbutter♥ and I had been on sleepless nights taking turns on taking care of Twinkle. I had been lax on work-outs and I’ve been s…
    - 47 days ago 31 Aug 17, 1:22am -
  • Sriracha Beef Ramen from Tokyo Tokyo
    Don’t you just love how the rainy season makes you crave for something hot and comforting? I do. But it has to be good soup. A good soup warms the heart and hugs the soul. Of course, it would be nice if the soup comes with noodles, beef, cabbage, c…
    - 49 days ago 29 Aug 17, 11:15am -
  • Merienda from Red Door Kitchen In Quezon City
    Merienda from a week ago were these yummy and delicious creations from Red Door Kitchen. I so wanted to tell you all about it last week but Twinkle got sick and I wasn’t able to go near the laptop until friday. By that time, I had 567,890 e-mails t…
    - 50 days ago 28 Aug 17, 3:50am -
  • Jamon Serrano and Brie Bruschetta
    I  believe I was 10 years old when I had my first taste of spanish ham. My aunt just came from Spain with my uncle and she took home many spanish goodies for pasalubong to relatives. That includes manchego cheese, wine, chocolates, and olive oil. I…
    - 54 days ago 24 Aug 17, 7:45pm -

Yummy Recipes

  • Skillet Mexican Cornbread
    In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Mexican cornbread, baked in an iron skillet. Full of cornmeal, eggs, Cheddar cheese, sour cream, whole kernel corn, and chopped green chiles, you can't miss with this one!Ingredients:2 cups self-rising co…
    - 9 Dec 10, 6:07pm -
  • Scalloped Potatoes with Cheese
    In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make a large casserole of Scalloped Potatoes with Cheese. This is a perfect accompaniment to her dinner of Herbed Chicken Crunch, Sauteed Zucchini and Yellow Squash, fresh green beans from the Farmer's Market,…
    - 9 Dec 10, 6:06pm -
  • How to Make Vegetable Pakora

    - 9 Dec 10, 6:04pm -
  • Onion Pakoda (Onion Bhaje)
    Onion Pakoda (Onion Bhaje) is a mouth watering indian snack. It is used as a strater snack in most Indian parties and large meals. It goes with imli chutney
    - 9 Dec 10, 6:03pm -
  • Bread Pakora Recipe
    INGREDIENTS:Make 12 pieces4 firm white bread1 cup gram flour (besan)1 tablespoon rice flour1 teaspoon saltPinch of asafetida (hing)1 teaspoon cumin seed2 finely chopped green chilly1/4 cup chopped cilantro (green coriander)3/4 cup waterOil to fry
    - 9 Dec 10, 6:02pm -

Food Recipe World

The Accidental Locavore

  • newCharlotte’s Restaurant in Millbrook
    There are some restaurants that are classics, frozen in time–places that seem to have been around forever. Stalwarts. A gastronomic tweak here or there to make them seem relevant and business pours in year after year. Charlotte’s in Millbrook is…
    - 24 hours ago 16 Oct 17, 1:33pm -
  • Barb the Butcher in Beacon
    A butcher. Not something you’d generally think–hmm, sounds interesting. But never followed up with. They say things happen for a reason. Kismet. Which is how, on a rare sunny day, I ended up in Beacon. Ostensibly to try out a new burger joint –…
    - 8 days ago 9 Oct 17, 1:00pm -
  • Apples: What Are Your Favorites?
    What’s your favorite apple? Do you like them sweet and Delicious (pun intended)? A classic McIntosh? Or do you just want to have a good time with a Gala? It’s time to put down that pumpkin latte and reach for an apple. An apple is one of those ve…
    - 15 days ago 2 Oct 17, 1:00pm -
  • Zucchini Salad With Mint and Feta
    Zucchini never ends. While you’ve got plenty of zucchini and while we’re still got warm weather, this salad is light and refreshing, quick to make, and you probably have most of the ingredients on hand. Serves 4-6 from NY Times Cooking. Zucchini…
    - 22 days ago 25 Sep 17, 1:34pm -
  • Jeanie Bean and Family
    Everyone should have a place like Jeanie Bean’s in their neighborhood. A casual place where you can always grab some lunch to go, or catch up with friends at one of the charming mismatched tables. The food is always good and the welcome is warm. Th…
    - 29 days ago 18 Sep 17, 1:27pm -

Spice Up Your Life

  • Plenty of Greens from the Garden and a New #SaladSpinner
    I  started my vegetable garden a little bit late this year so some of  my plants are just now starting to bear fruits.  However, my herb garden is doing so well and  it's thicker than ever.  I have plenty of mints, parsley, and  oregano.  The…
    - 47 days ago 31 Aug 17, 8:00am -
  • Polvoron Recipe and New Kitchen Gadgets
    Before I  give you the recipe to one of my favorite childhood snack, let me  show you the new  kitchen items that I received from Ozeri.  First is the double wall thermo glass .  I love these glasses, because they are    heat and shatter res…
    - 76 days ago 2 Aug 17, 1:04pm -
  • Stuffed Jalapeño and Portabela Mushroom with Tuna and an Awesome Grilling Rack
    I love  stuffed peppers especially jalapeño  because it is spicy.  The only issue I had with  jalapeño is when coring it out  because I don't like wearing gloves when I am in the kitchen.  Luckily for me, Cavetools  have the perfect tool for…
    - 85 days ago 24 Jul 17, 8:30am -
  • Birthday Bundle of #KitchenTools and Special Treats from #Fambam
    Growing up, I  don't remember having a cake  or  any birthday party  when we celebrate our birthdays.  I have 8 siblings and just providing for our basic needs is what my parents can afford and it was good enough for all of us.  We managed to h…
    - 28 Jun 17, 12:00pm -
  • VeggieZip with Hydroliners from BluApple
    Having fresh greens in the  fridge is always a good sight  for me.  I miss having  them in my backyard but my garden in this new home is not fully develop yet so buying them from the store  is what we can do.  I do however don't like  the fact…
    - 16 Jun 17, 6:52pm -

The Chocoholic

  • We're giving away $150 to AMAZON!
    It's time for another great giveaway!We're giving away $150 to AMAZON! The cohosts and sponsors of this event | |Miki's Hope | TheSugarFreeDiva | DinedandDashed | Mel from FreebiesCodesCouponsAndDeals| Pl…
    - 3 Jan 17, 6:30am -
  • We're giving away $150 to AMAZON!
    We're giving away $150 to AMAZON! The cohosts and sponsors of this event | |Miki's Hope | TheSugarFreeDiva | DinedandDashed | Mel from FreebiesCodesCouponsAndDeals| PlusSizePosh| Becky Hanes | TheChocoho…
    - 5 Nov 16, 3:25pm -
    We're giving away $100 CASH!!$100 CASH GIVEAWAY!The sponsors of this event | | TheSugarFreeDiva | DinedandDashed | Mel from FreebiesCodesCouponsAndDeals| PlusSizePosh| Becky Hanes | TheChocoholicsDiaryT…
    - 10 Jul 16, 3:25pm -
  • $100 Walmart eGiftcard Giveaway Event!
    Welcome to our $100 Walmart eGiftcard Giveaway Event!We are giving away $100 to Walmart! sponsored by | |Michigan Saving and More | TheSugarFreeDiva | DinedandDashed | Mel from FreebiesCodesCouponsAndDeals|…
    - 28 Jan 16, 5:30pm -
  • Sephora $150 Gift Card Giveaway Event
    Sephora $150 Gift Card Giveaway Event We are giving away $150 to Sephora!!! One winner will win $150 to Spend at Sephora.The cohosts and sponsors of this event are:Thank you! | | PlusSizePosh |The Chocoholic's Diary…
    - 31 Oct 15, 5:48pm -

Martha's Kitchen Corner

  • Sorry!!!!
    I want to say how sorry I am that I haven't posted to this site in so long. Today is the 1st time I've been able to get into the site since April. Thanks for your patience and I will be posting.Martha A. Cheves, Author ofStir, Laugh, RepeatThink Wi…
    - 25 Jul 11, 12:12am -
  • 10 Ways to Improve Your Memory
    I found these tips on EveryDayHealth and wanted to share1. Focus on what you're trying to remember. Take time to think about what you need to remember, whether it's a list of names, chores, or items to buy. Spending a few moments actively processi…
    - 12 Apr 11, 11:10pm -
  • Slow Metabolisms
    I found this quite interesting and wanted to share.LOSING IT! With Jillian MichaelsTuesday, February 08, 2011Too many lazy years: You've spent a lot of time on the couch. Don't blame your lagging metabolism just because you never exercised. Too man…
    - 4 Apr 11, 4:08pm -
  • Fat Burning Foods & Drinks
    I ran across an article that listed the top 15 fat burning foods/drinks and decided to share them with everyone.Grapefruit: Half a grapefruit prior to dinner can help fill you enough that you can resist second helpings. Also, the soluble fi…
    - 23 Mar 11, 10:16pm -
  • Foods and Health Tips
    A friend sent a list of foods that are supposed to help different alignments. Some of you may already know these, some of you may have already tried them. I personally had never heard of most of them and haven’t tried any. So here we go. 1.…
    - 7 Mar 11, 10:55pm -

Baked by Rachel

  • Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes with Pumpkin Buttercream Frosting
    Moist homemade chocolate pumpkin cupcakes with creamy pumpkin buttercream frosting! A fun dessert for fall! I’m beyond excited that it’s officially fall finally! It’s my absolute favorite time of year. The only downside this year has been the w…
    - 8 days ago 9 Oct 17, 8:00am -
  • Slow Cooker Cheesy Chicken Tortilla Soup
    A flavorful recipe for cheesy chicken tortilla soup, made even easier in the slow cooker! A comforting meal for any night of the week! This past weekend was our 13th wedding anniversary. Three towns, many cars, three kids, 4 cats and a dog later… w…
    - 29 days ago 18 Sep 17, 8:00am -
  • Stovetop Cinnamon Apple Butter
    Easy homemade stovetop cinnamon apple butter! A perfect breakfast and dessert spread for Fall! It has been one crazy and busy start to the school year… Nothing compared to what everyone in Texas or Florida are currently going through. I won’t eve…
    - 36 days ago 11 Sep 17, 8:00am -
  • Strawberry Cookies and Cream Ice Cream
    An easy recipe for creamy homemade strawberry ice cream with sweet strawberry chunks and vanilla cookie pieces throughout! A fun frozen treat for summer or any time! This summer has completely flown by. We still have a bit more than two weeks left of…
    - 64 days ago 14 Aug 17, 8:00am -
  • Harry Potter Layer Cake
    Harry Potter themed layer cake with fluffy vanilla buttercream frosting! A fun birthday or celebration cake for any Harry Potter fan! I’ve been a Harry Potter fan from the beginning. I wouldn’t go as far as calling myself a super-fan, because the…
    - 92 days ago 17 Jul 17, 8:00am -

Steak N Potatoes Kinda Gurl

  • Grilled Steaks with Ginger Hoisin Sauce
    Welcome to this month's edition of  The Secret Recipe Club. This month I was assigned to Jane's blog, The Heritage Cook. I was in foodie heaven looking through all of her recipes. Seriously, the list was so long and hard to narrow down! Her photos…
    - 20 Jul 15, 4:08am -
  • Garlic Lemon Dill Salmon
    It's time for another month of  The Secret Recipe Club.This month I was assigned to Heather's blog, It's Yummy to My Tummy. I was so tempted to make her Funnel Cakes, because it's summer and all I can think about is festivals and state fairs with f…
    - 15 Jun 15, 4:05am -
  • Tomato Avocado and Onion Salad
    Hey blog friends!I'm back for another month of The Secret Recipe Club. This month I was assigned to Nayna's vegetarian blog, Simply.Food. She has lots of fun recipes and since I'm a meat eater, it was nice to see new-to-me recipes. What really caugh…
    - 18 May 15, 4:12am -
  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars
    Time for another month of The Secret Recipe Club!This month I was assigned to Kara's blog, Happy Go Lucky. So many yummy recipes to choose from, like her Pizza Casserole, Samoas Milkshakes, and Jalapeno Pimento Cheese Spread... can I have them all?!…
    - 20 Apr 15, 4:00am -
  • BLT Stacks with Buttermilk Bleu Cheese Dressing
    Hey you!Time for another month of the Secret Recipe Club!This month I was assigned to Jenna's blog, The Painted Apron. Ooooh my goodness, she has sooooo many good, unique, creative recipes on her blog! (She's also an amazing painter...check out her…
    - 16 Mar 15, 5:26am -

Bizzy Bakes

  • Thai Chicken San Choy Bau
    It says, "thai" so I have to like the Thai Chicken San Choy Bau that we are making this week in our Donna Hay Wednesday group.  It was a bit spicy and the chopped chicken was a nice change of pace. Kayte selected this recipe from On the Shelf on pa…
    - 28 Oct 15, 2:15am -
  • Cabbage Casserole
    I have been trying with a minimum of success to share with you the recipes I made for the jewish holidays.  I look at my photos and unfortunately, in some cases, I have no idea what they are.  Kugels and casseroles have similar looks.  I am guessi…
    - 26 Oct 15, 2:51pm -
  • Roasted Brussels Sprouts (Broccoli) with Parmesan and Vincotto
    This week, Gaye chose Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Parmesan and Vincotto from the Donna Hay magazine, Jun/Jul 2015 on page 88. I have a few stores where I do my food shopping and it all depends on where I am at shopping time which one I go to.  …
    - 21 Oct 15, 10:19pm -
  • Honey Dijon Baked Salmon
    I make salmon, so often, it is easy to confuse my recipes. We love salmon so I admit, it is hard for us to consider almost any salmon recipe, a failure. Some are not particularly good looking but tasty, they are. This one, my guests also loved, so…
    - 21 Oct 15, 1:18pm -
  • Mini Pumpkin Jar Cakes
    Peggy selected a unique recipe, Mini Pumpkin Jar Cakes found on page 291 in Weeknight Wonders.   This was easy or quick to make, and I used pumpkin pie spice in place of the various individual spices which made it even easier.I ate it hot out of th…
    - 16 Oct 15, 4:06pm -

My Sweet and Savory

  • Temporarily Offline
    Due to the death of my daughter, I will be offline, for a while.  When stronger, I do plan to return.Thanks to all my fellow bloggers.Chaya                                                                        …
    - 1 Apr 14, 10:38pm -
  • Creamy Spinach Soup - Mark Bittman
    I have been a fan of Mark Bittman for years and I never tire of reading his column in the New York Times.  Even my husband, who is a foodie, only because he eats, follows that column.  I used to belong to a group that cooked Bittman recipes, weekly…
    - 24 Oct 13, 8:58pm -
  • Baked Cheesy Cauliflower
    I have always liked cauliflower and I love cheese with any vegetable.  This is a solid combination.  Beautiful cauliflower opens itself to challenge and I gladly took the challenge. I don't like making cauliflower highly spiced but I do like to ad…
    - 23 Oct 13, 4:30pm -
  • Creamy Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon IHCC
    I often make an eggs with salmon omelet and that still is my favorite.  I was sure, I would love these because they have the smoked salmon and although a good dish, it is nothing like, cooking the salmon so it gets crispy,  The creaminess of the eg…
    - 21 Oct 13, 2:06pm -
  • My Meatless Mondays - Creamy Tomato Pasta GF
    I have been waiting for Jamie Geller's new book, Joy of Kosher-Fast, Fresh and Family Recipes, and it arrived the other day.  I found a plethora of recipes to make and started with this creamy pasta.  I did not have all the ingredients and it did n…
    - 20 Oct 13, 6:00pm -

Makan-Makan @ Mariuca

  • Dinner @ Shell Out *
    One night, B and I decided to dine at the newly-opened Shell Out seafood restaurant near our home. Actually, the restaurant was my suggestion since I read about their food on a random blog and I was kind of enticed. I was especially keen to taste the…
    - 16 Jul 13, 9:55pm -
  • Fat Aunty's Char Kuey Teow *
    Puffy eyes or not (thanks to a terrible sinus attack), there was no stopping me from having one of my delicious morning adventures with B a few weeks ago! We braved the morning rain and hungrily made our way to visit our favourite Fat Aunty in Kelana…
    - 5 Jul 13, 3:11am -
  • Sweet & Crunchy Chicken Salad *
    I’ve been having a bad case of yummy chicken salad craving, which got stronger and stronger until I could not take it anymore. So this weekend, we did a massive grocery shopping spree and I brought home all the ingredients needed to make some delic…
    - 23 Feb 13, 8:14pm -
  • Sweet & Sour Prawns with Pineapple *
    Happy 12-12-12! I’m not really sure what’s written in the stars for this date but 12-12-12 sure looks cool to me and to mark its uniqueness, I decided to cook Sweet and Sour Prawns with Pineapple for dinner.   Truth be told, I’ve been craving…
    - 12 Dec 12, 3:59pm -
  • Quick Lunch @ Italiannies!
    I have to say, both B and I thoroughly enjoyed our Italiannies lunch @ The Curve recently!   Itallianies, The CurveWe’ve not eaten here in ages and since I love Italian food, I was more than happy to oblige when B suggested we check out the Quick…
    - 23 Sep 12, 2:33am -

la bella vita

  • Set A Pretty Table Giveaway
    Everyone loves sitting down to a beautiful table.  Setting a pretty table is just one way to convey to your guests that they are special.  Doing so is also fun and creative.  I like to collect napkins, placemats and charger plates to use in numero…
    - 39 days ago 8 Sep 17, 11:00am -
  • Eclipse Cocktails to Toast the Total Solar Eclipse
    .   CHEERS and Salute’ for the total solar eclipse spanning across the States on August 21st, 2017! Now, I’m not scientist, but I do love intriguing stuff about the universe and planet earth.  And unless you live under a rock, a really big thi…
    - 61 days ago 17 Aug 17, 5:00am -
  • Spaghetti with Toasted Garlic Breadcrumbs
      Who doesn’t love bread?  Who doesn’t love pasta? Well if you’ve got some old bread that you hate to see go to waste and some pasta in the house, here’s a classic Italian recipe for you.  This pasta dish is easy and delicious while not to…
    - 67 days ago 11 Aug 17, 2:00pm -
  • Panzanella Tuscan Tomato and Bread Salad
        Bread is perfect for mopping up sauces and broth!   . That’s the basic idea of this wonderful, traditional Italian, fresh tomato and bread salad known as “Panzanella”.  A salad that is frugally made with crusty, hefty, day-old bread chu…
    - 69 days ago 9 Aug 17, 5:00am -
  • Peach Caprese Salad with Balsamic Syrup
      Simple, fresh, beautiful and fuzzy peaches are a long-awaited summer treat for my family!  This recipe for Peach Caprese Salad with Balsamic Syrup is not only delicious with tree-ripe peaches, it is amazingly easy and no cooking is required!   I…
    - 70 days ago 8 Aug 17, 5:00am -

Seaside Simplicity

  • Delicious Easy Salsa
    This is a healthy and delicious salsa that I have posted in the past. Now that football season has arrived I thought it was a good time for a recipe repeat. This easy salsa will be making an appearance for our football buffets often. It's super simpl…
    - 5 Sep 14, 7:20pm -
  • Dinner is Served
    Ready to go on this weeks coastal dining adventure with me?My long to do list for the weekend isn't done, but it's time to call it quits for the day and head to the pool for the rest of the afternoon - and floating around late into the evening - ahhh…
    - 26 May 13, 9:00pm -
  • Coastal Dining
    A big thank you to all of you who have popped in on my Life's a Beach post with a warm welcome back. It's no wonder I've missed blogging so much with great friends like all of you! It's so nice to be back and getting into the swing of things again.Ea…
    - 19 May 13, 10:20pm -
  • Hot Tamales
    Yesterday I decided that I needed to do some therapeutic cooking this weekend, that meant a batch of tamales were in order. I just love good, fresh, hot and spicy homemade tamales!  I made the pork filling yesterday just like I do for pulled pork -…
    - 20 Jan 13, 11:35pm -
  • Spicy Shrimp
    Today I'm bringing back a favorite old recipe by special request from my dear friend Nancy who is living it up in the Florida Keys this weekend...I originally found this years ago over at The Pioneer Woman's place. It's more of a simple process than…
    - 13 Jan 13, 2:16pm -

Recipes by The Wicked Noodle

  • Single Serving Instant Pot Oatmeal
    Instant Pot Oatmeal is the easy way to a fast, healthy breakfast. To say that the Instant Pot has changed the way I cook is the understatement of the yearContinue reading: Single Serving Instant Pot OatmealRead Single Serving Instant Pot Oatme…
    - 5 days ago 12 Oct 17, 6:12pm -
  • Instant Pot Garlic & Herb Roast with Blue Cheese Mashed Potatoes
    This recipe for your Instant Pot is so simple you won’t believe it! This post is sponsored by Smithfield. What if I told you it’s possible to make a flavorful, tender and juicy pork roast with fluffy mashed potatoes with just five minutes p…
    - 18 days ago 29 Sep 17, 1:52am -
  • Beef Minestrone Soup
    Stay nourished and healthy this cold season with easy, tummy-warming Beef Minestrone Soup! THANK YOU TO SAFEWAY FOR SPONSORING THIS POST. AND THANKS TO MY READERS FOR HELPING ME TO SUPPORT THE BRANDS THAT I LOVE!Continue reading: Beef Minestron…
    - 20 days ago 27 Sep 17, 7:33pm -
  • How I Get a Free Christmas Every Year
    Thank you for sponsoring this post. Visit today to find the right card for you. A few years ago, personal circumstances in my life meant that it was time for me to some credit cards of my own. I’d been told by…
    - 26 days ago 21 Sep 17, 5:46pm -
  • Spicy Sauteed Veggies with Chicken Sausage
    This simple dish is healthy, flavorful and super fast for an easy weekday lunch or dinner.Read Spicy Sauteed Veggies with Chicken Sausage.
    - 26 days ago 21 Sep 17, 3:54pm -

Former Chef

  • Classic Potato Salad
    Spring has sprung and after a thankfully wet winter, the water-wise front yard we installed two years ago is bursting with color. What a difference a couple of years and a wet winter makes, right? Click on the link to see the “before” photos. I…
    - 22 Apr 17, 7:24pm -
  • The Salvation Cocktail
    Last summer we visited Seattle for the first time and had a blast eating and drinking our way though many of the fabulous restaurants in that city. One restaurant stood out, called Heartwood Provisions, in downtown Seattle. They’re known for pairi…
    - 18 Feb 17, 6:33pm -
  • Chocolate Spiced Pear Cake with Cream Cheese Filling
    This is not the most beautiful cake I’ve ever made. It may not be Pinterest-worthy or inspire a thousand “likes”. It’s no tart dressed up for the prom (see what I did there…tart…get it…oh never mind…). The cake is rich with dark choc…
    - 23 Oct 16, 10:00am -
  • Roasted Chicken Thighs with Berbere Spice and Orange
    If you read my recent post comparing the meal kit services of Home Chef and Blue Apron, you might have noticed that one of the most enjoyable perks of using these companies was being able to learn about and try new ingredients and cooking methods wit…
    - 2 Oct 16, 12:17am -
  • Roasted Garbanzo Beans with Rosemary and Garlic
    Happy Summer! Here’s a dish that’s so simple it can be prepped and cooked within 15 minutes, and eaten at any temperature. It works as well for a crowd as it does for a simple weeknight side dish. There’s really not much a of a recipe, but I lo…
    - 4 Jul 16, 10:16pm -

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