Category Archives: Quick and Easy dinners

True Gazpacho For One

True Gazpacho For One

ShareTweet I lived in Barcelona during my junior year in college and that beautiful city by the sea has a special place in my heart. It was the first place that I pretended to be a grown up, staying out all night dancing at discotheques, seeing dawn bloom while sipping coffee on Las Ramblas. TheContinue Reading

Roasted Pork Loin with Cider Cream Mushroom Sauce

Roasted Pork Loin with Cider Cream Mushroom Sauce

ShareTweet Something magical happens when you roast meats or vegetables. All the flavors intensify as the sugars caramelize and instead of getting dry and tough, everything becomes more delicious. And as a technique, it’s hard to find one with lower maintenance: just preheat, season, and roast. Using the same technique for both main course andContinue Reading

>Cheese Tortellini with Brown Butter Parmesan Asparagus

ShareTweet > Getting back into the swing of things after a week of vacation is tough. The kids struggle to get out of bed in the morning, whine about doing homework, and we all rebel against the routine. So when I planned my weekly menu, knowing that my husband would be away most of theContinue Reading

>Quick and Dirty Turkey Marsala

ShareTweet >I’ve been doing these Tasty Tuesdays for the last few months (sometimes, like today, a few days late), sharing whatever new dishes I’d successfully tried during the previous week. My dad recently suggested to me that I should talk about some of the stuff that I whip up off during the week. The quickContinue Reading