Black Bean Tostadas with Cilantro Sauce


I can’t tell you how much I have been craving this meal ever since making it last week. These Black Bean Tostadas with Cilantro Sauce discovered over at Tasty Kitchen are probably something I could eat every single day and never tire of. Seriously tasty and satisfying. And so very easy too. The cilantro sauce alone is a keeper and one we’ll be making large batches of to serve as a salad dressing. It’s so full of flavor and super light in calories—the best combo ever for salad dressing in my book!

Fish and Corn Chowder


    Chowder is, without a doubt, one of those foods that says “comfort food.” This Fish and Corn Chowder I recently discovered over at Tasty Kitchen is no exception. The recipe is pretty basic and can be put together fairly quickly, which makes it perfect for any weeknight where a little comfort is needed… 

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Mexican Dipping Chocolate


    Check out this super simple Mexican dipping chocolate recipe I found over at Tasty Kitchen called The Ultimate Mexican Hot Chocolate. Other than hunting down some Mexican chocolate and masa harina (I found at my local grocery), it’s easy peasy.

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes


    Recently I made a batch of these Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes discovered over at Tasty Kitchen. They’re a gluten-free* and vegan pancake option made without any flour, using an easy oatmeal base instead. What a great way to add oats to your diet — especially for the kids!

Lime Olive Oil Muffins


A few weeks ago I made these Lime Olive Oil Muffins I discovered at Tasty Kitchen. It’s a basic recipe, perfect for a breakfast muffin, and they’re gluten-free. I think they turned out nice: moist, with a slightly crunchy top.

No heat required: No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake


This No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake is super easy too, which is right up my alley. The full photo-tutorial shows you how easy it is. I think the most difficult thing is waiting the 8 hours for it to set in the fridge.

Strawberry Sherbet Recipe from Tasty Kitchen


Simple, dependable recipes are the best, aren’t they? Sherbet recipes are like that. And this one for Strawberry Sherbet that I found over at Tasty Kitchen sure falls under that description. It’s a cool breeze in summer on a spoon.

Hong Kong Egg Tarts


    Who knew that Hong Kong Egg Tarts, or Dan Tarts, were such a popular treat? I discovered them over at Tasty Kitchen. The recipe was submitted by Tasty Kitchen member Kristy, who mentioned the tarts were listed on The World’s 50 Most Delicious Foods as compiled by CNN Go. Of course I had… 

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Artichoke Feta Garlic Bread from Tasty Kitchen


    Over the past couple of years I’ve enjoyed many recipes found over at Tasty Kitchen. There’s a slew of great recipes for all occasions and for all cooking levels. This Artichoke Feta Garlic Bread is just one of those recipes.     So simple, yet so full of taste and perfect for an… 

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Cracker Pizza on Tasty Kitchen


I’ve grown quite fond of crispy pizza lately. The crunchy, cheesy bite can’t be beat in my book. I found a super simple recipe for one called, Cracker Pizza, over at Tasty Kitchen a few weeks ago. The whole family has enjoyed it several times, for dinner and snacks. The kids can even make there… 

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Apple Bourbon French Toast Casserole

Apple Bourbon French Toast Casserole

If you’re planning your holiday meals be sure not to forget breakfast. Here’s a breakfast recipe that I found over at Tasty Kitchen to consider adding to the menu, Apple Bourbon French Toast Casserole.

Baked Sweet Potato Fries


This recipe for Baked Sweet Potato Fries, that I discovered over at Tasty Kitchen, have been a big hit around here. With a few simple ingredients, a little chopping and a short stint in the oven, you can have a healthy, AND tasty snack or side dish to enjoy. They are quite addictive. Take my word for it, you’ll want to double, or better yet, triple the batch.