strawberry avocado chicken quesadillas

strawavoquesa

This is what me and my hubby had for lunch today. So delicious and refreshing, and a fun, unique way to use those pretty, fragrant strawberries! serves 2 2 Tablespoons olive oil, divided 4 soft, taco size corn tortillas or flour tortillas 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 2/3 cup to 1 cup chopped, cooked chicken…

creamy shrimp & seashell pasta salad

seashellpasta

Pretty, healthy, filling and refreshing all at once. This salad is perfectly suited for summer entertaining. The small, sweet shrimp are the star of the show! If you want to make this for a light main course, you may want to add another half pound of shrimp. 13.25 oz. medium size seashell pasta (I used…

creamy chicken paprikash

chickenpaprikash

A few days ago I was craving a creamy paprikash, like my Hungarian pork paprikash, without the heavy cream and all the calories, and although this is still served over egg noodles, and includes a minimal amount of cream, I think I found a happy medium. It’s light without tasting like “diet” food. And it’s…

guacamole corn chip salad

guacchipsalad

Oh my gosh! We’ve been out and about enjoying our weekend. The weather is fantastic (finally!) and we’re soaking up every bit of sun we can get. We walked around a familiar zoo today, one I remember from childhood, and it was hot hot hot out there. It felt good to walk with the sun…

strawberry rhubarb muffin tin scones

dtrawrhuscones

I was talking with a friend of mine on the phone a few days ago and somehow we got on the subject of scones. Food is a common topic of conversation between me and my friends since I am a food blogger and most people like to eat. Not everyone likes to cook as much…