Category Archives: Main Dishes

Curried Chicken Quinoa Cakes over Chickpeas

I always strive to make several extra portions of dinner when I cook because we’re big fans of leftovers. This is especially true now that little Greta has joined our family! I do like to mix things up each day though and have something different for lunch and dinner. Today’s Indian recipe is perfect for… Continue Reading

Corn Risotto with Grilled Shrimp

I’ve mentioned before that I just loooove corn on the cob. Fresh sweet summer corn really can’t be topped. I actually buy corn fairly often, but it rarely makes it into any recipes since I tend to just want to enjoy it unadorned, well except for butter, of course! I recently starting dreaming about a… Continue Reading

Summer Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

I have to admit that I’m ready for fall. This summer has just been way too hot, and I can’t wait for it to cool down so I can enjoy being outside again without immediately sweating. I also really dislike having to run the air conditioner all the time just to be comfortable. I miss… Continue Reading

French Onion Phyllo Squares

Sometimes you have to milk an idea for all it’s worth. My French Onion Mac & Cheese is by far the most popular recipe on my blog, so I was recently thinking about what other way I could highlight the same flavors. How about layers of flaky crispy phyllo dough piled between caramelized onions and… Continue Reading

Caprese Bulgur with Chicken Sausage

Apolinaras is like a kid in a candy store at any establishment that sells tools or hardware stuff. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m grateful he’s so handy and likes to do all the maintenance on our cars and tackle home improvement projects. But, the other weekend I was so painfully bored following him around… Continue Reading