Panzanella Salad

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Now I present to you the final recipe of my Italian feast.  Mind you by this point my guest had arrived and I was trying to cook, entertain and photograph all at the same time.  Unfortunately due to my lacking skills in multitasking, step-by-step photos didn’t happen and may of them were blurred.   The good news… 

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Chicken Salad Stuffed Tomatoes

If you didn’t know apparently the southern part of the Midwest is in the clutches of a heatwave…and it’s not burning in my heart.  Did you get that? It’s a little joke.  You know like the song…..ok maybe it wasn’t so great, sorry moving on.  Needless to say it is hot, like really hot, like… 

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Pecan Crusted Chicken and Apple Salad with PB & Maple Dressing

Pecan Encrusted Chicken with Apple Salad and PB & Maple DressingAh the weekend is finally here can I get a YIPEEEEEE! This weekend is going to be a busy weekend though because we are having company over tomorrow and we leave for a mini vacation on Monday, which I am soooooo ready for! Yesterday I… 

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Ensalada de Bacalao (Cod Fish Salad)

Last night I made one of my husband’s favorites and a traditional Puerto Rican dish.  It is called Ensalada de Bacalao, which translates to Cod Fish Salad.  Now you can’t use just any cod fish, it has to be the dried out, salt preserved cod fish, which I have only found at my local “bodeja”. Unfortunately… 

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