Category Archives: Lunch

Cranberry Almond Chicken Salad

I went on a picnic and I brought the most amazing Cranberry, Nut and Jalapeno Chicken Salad, very yummy Home Made Garlic, Sea Salt Bagel Chips with cheese, and a, oh so good Whipped Cream Raspberry Fizz!  It has been a long time since … Continue reading

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Italian Tomato Grilled Cheese Panini

Summer panini nights is one of my favorite dinners.  Sitting outside with family or friends, hopefully in my swimsuit and a glass of wine in hand.  This panini  hit the spot, packed full of flavor and some heat!  This one will be on the top … Continue reading

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Tomato Basil Spaghetti Summer Salad

    Tomato Basil Spaghetti Summer Salad 1 Pound Spaghetti 1/2 Pound Mozzarella Cheese-Cubed 7 Sun Dried Tomatoes-Diced 1 1/2 Cups Black Olives-Drained 1 Bunch Green and Purple Basil-Chiffonade Good Seasons Italian Dressing-Made with Balsamic Vinager Pecorino Romano Cheese- Shaved In … Continue reading

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The Leftover Thanksgiving

Finishing the last of all the leftovers from our thanksgiving and I am still counting my blessings.  I am thankful for my family, my girls, the hubby and friends that have become family.  My favorite part of Thanksgiving is the leftovers and the moments shared.   … Continue reading

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Sausage Frittata

Sausage Frittata  Drizzle of Olive Oil 1 Sausage Link~I used~ Garlic Tomato Rosemary Italian Sausage 8 Eggs 1/4 Cup Heavy Cream 1/2 Teaspoon Salt 1/4 Teaspoon Pepper 1/4 Teaspoon Nutmeg 1/2 Tablespoon Basil 1/2 Cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese Preheat oven … Continue reading

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LEANING TOWER OF VEGGIES!

LEANING TOWER OF VEGGIES! Basic garden vegetables, just simple, non masked, cooked vegetables is when they are at their best.  I enjoy each cut, each fork full and the slight crunch just left deep inside each individual vegetable possesses, each with it’s own character.  Then a bite … Continue reading

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Portabella Egg White Omelet

I am not calling this a diet anymore…It is now officially, eating healthy!  A diet is when you feel deprived, I have’t really felt that way.  I still indulge in not so healthy meals, not as much though. I continue to dread … Continue reading

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Farmhouse Fancy Tomato Bean/Pesto Soup

Did you ever think that grill cheese and tomato soup could look so good or be so impressive.  The chunky, rustic tomato soup paired with a creamy pesto soup, that need each other in one bowl is just fantastic.  I think I will call … Continue reading

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Spinach Stuffed Tomato

Look what I did to this tomato!  Do you remember the spinach side dish I did the other day.  http://bellasbanquet.com/?p=1392 Spinach Stuffed Tomato Cut top off tomato, then cut a small well into the tomato.  Place desired amount (a lot) of spinach into … Continue reading

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Egg White Spinach Salad

Egg whites with onions and tomatoes…We did it for breakfast.  Now look at the same (but different) ingredients totally turned around.  Placed on top of fresh spinach, you have a Beautiful Healthy Salad. I tossed mine with Balsamic Dressing.  DELISH! Egg White Spinach … Continue reading

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