Caprese Salad with Beets

I love being inspired by a dish I’ve had at a great restaurant. During our latest trip to Oahu, Hawaii we just had to go back to one of our favorite restaurants: Kalapawai Cafe in Kailua, a quaint little place with delicious and beautiful food. And that is where I got the idea for this Caprese Salad withRead more

Acai Bowl

Hellooooooo! I have been a bit MIA the last few weeks, my bad! I had every intention of posting some yummy new recipes the last couple of weeks while on vacation, but….well, it just didn’t happen. Oops. As relaxing as it was, we kept quite active and busy with lots of sight seeing and eating, of courseRead more

Summer Quinoa Salad

I love carbs and cheese and sugary sweets just as much as the next girl. But believe it or not, my body craves light and healthy food from time to time. That doesn’t mean healthy = boring though! For me, a healthy dish should be pretty, delicious, and filling. And, my friend….that is precisely what weRead more

Copycat Warm Goat Cheese & Spiced Pecan Salad

I wouldn’t call myself a “salad” girl, although I like them just fine. It’s just not my default choice when I go out to eat since I eat them pretty regularly for lunch during the week. But when I go to Coastal Flats (or any of the Great American Restaurants) I order the Warm GoatRead more

Red Pepper Soup with Parmesan Toasts

Years ago, my sister-in-law had me over to her place for a Christmas card party. Along with her best friend and my mother-in-law, we spent the afternoon writing Christmas cards for friends and family. It was a really fun idea, especially since my Belgian brother-in-law cooked for us 🙂 I can’t remember everything we ate thatRead more