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roasted brussels sprouts with balsamic and thyme

roasted brussels sprouts with balsamic and thyme

I bring these roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Thyme to you today because they are long overdue and I have a debt to settle in that regard. Let me back up. Last year in November, a few weeks before Thanksgiving, I was in Chicago at a food blogging...
walnut balsamic vinaigrette

walnut balsamic vinaigrette

This walnut balsamic vinaigrette is a simple classic salad dressing that goes so well with many fall and cool season salad combinations. I’m telling you, you’ll be making it over and over for months to come. You know how there are some recipes that you...
arugula and garlic pizza with balsamic reduction

arugula and garlic pizza with balsamic reduction

Last week we met my in-laws for pizza and a nice mid-week visit. We had a great time catching up on the latest in their (almost) retired life and they got to give their granddaughters a nice hug. By the time we left, I was worried I might fall asleep on the drive...
green beans with walnuts and balsamic

green beans with walnuts and balsamic

Welcome! If you’re new here you may want to sign up for my email list or follow me on facebook to keep up with the latest posts. My kids love green beans. And broccoli. And Greek olives. And fresh figs. What can I say? I’m a lucky gal.   But I like to think...
Balsamic Caramelized Onions

Balsamic Caramelized Onions

When I was a personal chef, I cooked for people with all sorts of dietary restrictions.  There was the no gluten family, the vegetarian South Beach dieters and even the bodybuilder who was after as much protein as I could deliver.  I was happy to whip up all sorts of...