Comfort: a pleasant feeling of being relaxed and free from pain; the state of feeling better after feeling sad or worried; something that makes you life easy or pleasant. I've been thinking a lot about comfort lately. Since we moved to Puerto Rico, I would say I'm quite often uncomfortable. As temperatures continue to hover… Continue reading Easy Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons
This creamy chicken topped with a buttery cracker crust is a crowd pleaser. Especially if you have a young crowd of picky eaters!
At the end of one year in high school, I remember my Young Life leader, Melinda, grilled up this barbecue chicken. So much of the memory is blurry, but I've never forgotten how much I loved this chicken. It's so simple. Just barbecue sauce, bacon, some cheese and diced tomatoes and green onions (you can… Continue reading Barbecue Chicken with Bacon and Cheese
Several years ago, I remember seeing quinoa all over the place. I had no idea what it was. Fortunately, at a girls' weekend away with friends, my dear friend Becky introduced us all to quinoa with this very salad. She even taught us how to pronounce it 🙂 I've been a fan ever since! Though… Continue reading Quinoa Salad with Corn, Tomatoes, Avocado and Lime
These tacos... Well, you'll either love me or hate me for sharing this recipe. It's rare that I fry foods. And these are indeed fried. A while ago, I signed up to be a recipe tester for America's Test Kitchen. It just means they email recipes every now and then for me to test and… Continue reading Tacos Dorados (Golden Tacos)