One week till the big day!

One of the great things about having a birthday the week following Christmas is that my Mom always buys me a separate birthday gift. This year, Mom has decided that I need to increase my efforts to live a healthier lifestyle. To this end, I am the happy recipient of a new juice extractor. (more…)

One of my favorite summer dishes is sautéed yellow squash. My grandfather grows them in his garden and there is nothing like fresh picked vegetables straight from the earth. (more…)

One of my favorite spring veggies is asparagus. Asparagus is simple to cook and, with a little salt, pepper, olive oil and garlic, makes a great addition to a beef or salmon dish. (more…)