Hoppin’ John, Kale and Corn Bread with Gold Nuggets – New Years Day Lucky Food

Make a very nutritious meal that rumor has it will bring good fortune for the New Year. Hoppin John (black-eyed peas, ham and rice), Steamed Kale, and Corn Bread with Nuggets. Continue reading

Paula Deen in Glendale

Recipes In This Post Turkey Salad Stuffed Tomato and Avocado Paula Deen is going to be at Barnes and Noble to do a book signing this evening at 7pm. That made me think of how lucky I am to be living here in Glendale, California. We have things here that … Continue reading

Quick Meatless Enchiladas

Recipes in this Post Quick Meatless Enchiladas There is a wonderful restaurant in Glendale, California, called Elena’s Greek Armenian Cuisine that we go to quite frequently. The rice pilaf is just the best, I could eat it every day. Dinners are usually served with a tomato and green Anaheim chili … Continue reading

Salmon Croquettes and Martini Caper

Recipes in this Post Salmon Croquettes Martini Caper Every once in a while, I make too many mashed potatoes.  Yes, it’s true, even Spane and I cannot eat as many as I made the other night with liver and onions!  A long time ago, I discovered that salmon croquettes were … Continue reading

Stuffed Mushrooms in Wine Sauce

Recipes in this Post Stuffed Mushrooms in Wine Sauce Love Mushrooms I love mushrooms, and lately I have been finding nice big ones at the local corner store. I picked up six of them and decided to wait and have them stuffed for our meatless Friday meal. The Nesco is … Continue reading

Risotto Rice Balls with Garlic Basil Tomato Mayonnaise

Recipes in this Post Risotto Rice Balls Garlic Basil Tomato Mayonnaise When I made Risotto with Mushrooms and Saffron on Sunday, I had risotto left over. My friend Josef called me and said he would like to bring a friend over to discuss some business, and I offered to make … Continue reading