Chicken Marbella

Chicken Marbella

Are you at your wits end trying to come up with interesting but not too complicated dinner ideas? Chicken Marbella might just be the revival your dinner hour is looking for.

If you have teens and young adults who have come home from college, or are suddenly “always around” – for obvious reasons – you might be like me and struggling with keeping up with their food intake.

  • I’m not used to how much they eat
  • We are all bored and this kitchen feels like it is open 24/7.

SO – on that note…with all the extra time we’ve got these days, I’ve committed to adding new recipes to my repertoire, and attempting some unusual suspects in my fav cookbooks.

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Movie Night Charcuterie Board

Movie Night Charcuterie Board

Every once in a while the universe has a way of saying it might be time to slow down. Some times it is a gentle nudge and other times it is a full on slap you in the face kinda way. When you have that time, movies seem to be the comfort for many. And now with so many movies streaming online, you can watch them in the comfort of your own home. But maybe you still want the movie theatre snacks. How about a Movie Night Charcuterie Board. Like a wine and cheese board (although that would still be top on my list), but with movie snacks instead.

Movie Night charcuterie board

Charcuterie boards are made up of a variety of different foods, all on one plate or board. Charcuterie is the art of prepping and assembling cured meats. The word originates from France and is translated to Pork Butcher Shop. But today we use the word loosely and we can assemble anything on a board or plate to eat and make it a charcuterie.

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Three NEW Hormone Balancing Smoothies

Three NEW Hormone Balancing Smoothies

January brings all things healthy and virtuous to the forefront – so we are doing our part with three hormone balancing smoothies to kick off the new year.

It seems we are programmed to think about a healthy start to the new year – goals and or resolutions are made and promises to eat more greens and add healthy new items to our diets get added to our “to-do” list.

In that vein, as we age we are also fighting our hormones and dealing with the onset of menopause in addition to dealing with our teens fighting their own hormonal battles 🙂

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