Chicken Marbella is a classic dish among the boomer generation. Featured in the popular “Silver Palate Cookbook” authored by Julee Rosso and Sheila Lukins, the recipe first debuted in 1982, and was timely published on Mother’s Day. Chicken Marbella carries with it a significant degree of sophistication owing to itsContinue Reading

Slow-cooked carnitas tacos

What a treat these tacos were. We’ve made fish tacos and bean burritos before, but I’ve never ventured into the pork or red meat category for these. I was surprised how juicy and delicious these turned out from the crock pot! You know I love a recipe that requires meContinue Reading

For the past year I have developed a knack for making meals ahead of time. Let’s face it who has time after coming home from a long commute to make dinner from scratch? I must admit it requires some planning and organization, but its doable. One of my favorite mealsContinue Reading