Tropical Quinoa Salad with Coconut Lime Dressing

I'm always looking for salad inspiration, especially in the colder months, (which can be most of the year here). I like trying to come up salads that use anything other than tomatoes which can be really pricey, and less than optimal tasting when they're out of season. When I saw this salad idea on a menu in Nevados in Fernie ... Read More

Caramelized Pineapple Salsa

I think my favorite thing about Pineapple Salsa is that it tastes amazing year round. Decent pineapple is pretty easy to find these days, (I get mine at Costco) and even if it's a little underripe, caramelizing it brings out its natural sugars, and makes it taste fantastic. Even my husband who isn't a huge fan of pineapple likes it ... Read More

Rosemary Grilled Chicken and Peach Salad with Pecan Vinaigrette

I don't know what you're grilling this holiday weekend, but I sure hope it will include some of this Rosemary Grilled Chicken! It's great with the salad, but I probably should've given it a recipe unto itself because it's so versatile. We're going to be grilling in the rain, (or so they say) and I think we'll all be celebrating ... Read More

Greek Inspired Grill Platter

It all started with a package of halloumi cheese, there it was sitting on the shelf at the grocery store just begging to be taken home. So of course I bought it and started mulling over what on earth I was going to do with it. I often end up with all sorts of impulse buys in my fridge. I've ... Read More

Caprese Turkey Burgers

The traditional Caprese Salad is a flavor inspiration for so many dishes in our house. The trio of vine ripe summer tomatoes, mozzarella, and basil simply can't be beat! And while I'm not sure that anything can come close to the original classic, this burger really is outrageously good. Chopped fresh basil infuses the burger which sits perched atop a ... Read More