It’s Bananas! B-a-n-a-n-a-s!

The Mr’s family owns a soccer club, so two full weekends out of the year are dedicated to helping out at the major tournaments. Typically there are many, many bananas involved — and some often leftover after the tournament is over. Never wanting to waste anything, I usually end up taking home bunches of bananas…

Oeufs, I Did It Again!

I did it again. I subjected eggplant to the grill once again. It went over so well a couple weeks ago when I made yummy grilled Tomato-Eggplant Tartines from Good Housekeeping, that when I had to try it again! We’re not afraid to try new (and sometimes meat-free) things in our house. Make no mistake,…

My, Oh My! Chicken Pie!

One thing I love about picking up a rotisserie chicken from the deli, besides the convenience of course, is that one chicken can provide a multitude of uses for several meals over the course of a few days. Occasionally, we’ll buy one just to eat with a salad at dinner, but breaking it down and…

Salad Course, Of Course!

Years ago when we first began dating, it was on my sweet husband’s heart to take my late father’s smoker, which had been left out in the elements and had grown into quite a state of disrepair, and have it repaired. Through some connections at church, he got in touch with someone who could restore…

Lovin’ Lasagna Loca

The Mr. He sure does love him some Italian food. Well, we enjoy food in general, but Italian is probably our top ranked of cuisines and lasagna one of the top ranked dishes. Lasagna is one of those comforting casserole-type dishes that usually has pretty much everything one could possibly want (meat, cheese, sauce, and…