Category Archives: main dishes

Amazing Herbs: Sage

To me, sage is something that takes me straight to Thanksgiving. Sage is a common ingredient in stuffing (or dressing, as some call it) that graces each table every holiday season. It is warm, earthy and adds a rich tone to whatever you add it to. However, sage is so much more than part of

Simple Fresh Tomato Soup

If there is a food more wonderful than a fresh tomato, I don’t know what it is. I have a serious passion (addiction?) for tomatoes. I love them. Love to eat them by themselves, in a soup or stew, salad…everywhere. Sweet, tangy and with a host of amazing nutritive benefits (hello lycopene!), tomatoes are also

7 Easy Chicken Dinner Ideas

Chicken. Is there anyone in the world that doesn’t like chicken? You can dress it up or fry it, and its still amazing and incredbily versatile. I mean, really. What can’t you do to chicken? It pairs well with ethnic dishes, with frying, baking and grilling. You can smoke it, add it to pasta or

Amazing Herbs: Basil

Love basil? I do! Basil is a great addition to many dishes, as well as being a digestive aid. Some herbalists feel that along with easing digestive functions that it can also cure headaches and anxiety. Additionally, there are multiple types of basil, which all have different flavors and uses. Here is a quick photo

Sunday’s Best Roast Beef

One of the best things in life is comfort food. For me, rich, warm and savory roast beef with potatoes and carrots is on my list of feel-good foods. My mom has made this roast for my whole life, usually on Sunday mornings. She’d get up and put the roast on before we left for