Monthly Archives: April 2011

Fettuccine Alfredo

The Times Colonist 1ok is now less than a week away. So I, and I’m sure the other 15,000 people taking part, are slowing starting to get mentally prepared for the big race. Because hopefully (unlike me), they have already … Continue reading

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Chicken with Garlic and Herbed Goat Cheese and Polenta

Nothing is better than good food with good friends, which is exactly why last night was so great. Not to mention the two bottles of red wine that were consumed as well.  I love cooking for people, so it’s nice … Continue reading

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My Boyfriends Burgers

Now don’t let the name fool you. Although I’m sure he would like to take credit for these mountainous masterpieces, he cannot. Granted, though, they were his idea.  Let me tell you how: Walking home from the gym last night … Continue reading

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Homemade Pesto Chicken Pizza

I’ve had my Kitchenaid artisan mixer for a few years now, and have to admit I don’t use it as often as I would like. When it does finally make an appearance on my kitchen counter, I go on about … Continue reading

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Broccoli and Cheese Soup for the Soul

Its almost time to put away the homemade soup recipes until the fall. Based on that sad reality, I thought I’d have one last hurrah with one of my favorites. And seeing as Spring is still not in full swing … Continue reading

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Easter Cupcakes

I’ll take any excuse to bake something. Doesn’t matter what it is. Could be to celebrate Happy Friday, Saturday, Sunday, or even Happy Monday for that matter. Need something to pack for lunches during the week? Sure, I’ll just bake … Continue reading

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Not Quite a Travesty

I opened a bottle of red wine a couple days ago, and much to my dismay could not even pretend to enjoy it. And let me tell you, that NEVER happens. When a bottle is opened, down the hatch it … Continue reading

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