Tomato Soup

Tomato Soup Grilled cheese and tomato soup has long been one of my favorite meals. It is the essence of comfort food for me. And, yes, usually I’ve eaten canned or packaged soup. But homemade tomato soup is so easy and delicious. So I decided to make my own. Canned soup can’t touch this. It’s…

Zucchini Lasagna

Zucchini Lasagna We love quick, easy, healthy dinners and this is one of our favorites! This zucchini lasagna takes only a few minutes to throw together and a half-hour to cook and it makes enough for the two of us to have two filling meals. Oh, and it’s also crazy delicious, affordable, and vegetarian! There’s…

Tapado – Central American Seafood Stew

Tapado A Central American Seafood Stew The local varieties of tapado are usually made with whole freshly caught seafood like crab, lobster, shrimp, and fish. The dish normally requires quite a bit of work to eat, like cracking open crabs and digging out fish bones. Something very foreign to a lot of Americans. Our recipe…

Easy Pesto Meatball Subs

Easy Pesto Meatball Subs These easy pesto meatball sandwiches were created out of a desire to keep it simple. Believe it or not, I don’t ALWAYS like slaving away in the kitchen all day, so sometimes I cut a few corners. This recipe uses a few store-bought ingredients so that you can throw it together…

Roasted Garlic Vegetable Soup

When I was growing up, I was never a big fan of soup. To be fair, I also lived in California in the continuous scorching heat so soup probably isn’t as popular down there overall. However, as I have grown older, I have learned to appreciate soup for its health benefits and comfort value now…

Coconut Crusted Tofu with Pineapple Fried Brown Rice

Coconut Crusted Tofu with Pineapple Fried Brown Rice This recipe is amazing. Absolutely one of our new favorites! This is another idea that originally came from another recipe and over time became my own. I’ve made this Coconut Crusted Tofu several times now and every time I’ve made something else to go with it. It…

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad Caprese Salad is a classic. One that many are familiar with and that Heather and I love. I have seen it prepared quite a few different ways and it’s always delicious. Heather and I have developed our own favorite way of preparing Caprese Salad that we love. We’re excited to share this easy…

Eggplant Pizza

Eggplant Pizza Once again, this dish was inspired by another blog post in the distant past and it has developed into one of our favorite things and a favorite of our friends. Eggplant pizza is amazing! It can be a dinner or appetizer and the leftovers are great for lunch. You can make it a…