Strawberry Salsa

I have a gazillion more strawberry recipes I’ll share with you in the next few days, because my refrigerator and freezer still runneth over from those beautiful red gems. Today though, I’ll share a mango salsa recipe that I’ve re-jiggered with strawberries. If I had to choose a final meal, rather than pizza, fried chicken,…

Better than Blue Orange Rolls

If I had my druthers, every Sunday breakfast would start with that certain Doughboy’s orange rolls “fresh” from a can. A can that is so pressurized, you hit it on the edge of a counter until it pops. Those orange rolls…. I don’t know what it is, but I love them. Love them!!! I would…

Awww…. Nuts! (And a little salad too)

I like to eat healthy. But I also like to not eat healthy. I find that instead of munching away on carrot sticks or Snickers bars and whatnot, nuts help to keep hunger at bay. Despite their high fat content, they’re packed with protein and fiber, both of which give you that full feeling.  I…

A Big Birthday Night Feast

I was looking on YouTube for the scene from the Stanley Tucci and Tony Shaloub movie  Big Night the other day. When I finally did come across it, there was a comment that this scene was basically food porn. I had to laugh at that, because yes, the scene makes you ooh and aah, drool…

Take Me Down to the Paradise Grocery

Especially in these stressful economic times, the grocery budget is one of those budgets that absolutely must be tightened. Our household is no exception. I’m a dedicated coupon-er, and I work hard to make sure we have enough food on the table at the most affordable prices. My problem though? I am a foodie. According…