Corn Waffles

Sometimes a recipe is so different from anything else I have seen that I have to try it out of curiosity! This is one of those recipes. Have you ever heard of corn waffles? These are a savory type of waffle with a Southwest flair! The results are a cross between a cornmeal muffin and a …

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Shrimp with Cilantro & Lime

This is one of those quick and easy recipes that goes together in just minutes! The end result seems like you went to a lot of fuss. Lime juice, cumin, fresh garlic and just a touch of ginger get it started. At the end fresh cilantro and grated lime rind finish it off with with …

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Turkey Veggie Wrap and Review of 20 years Younger

When the weather warms up I enjoy having a sandwich for lunch. Bulking them up with fresh veggies is a good way to keep the calories down and with all that natural fiber its quite filling.  Look for flat breads that are thin so you have more surface area to pile on the veggies and …

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Easy Quick Microwave Polenta

What was once considered a simple peasant food, polenta which is made from ground cornmeal, has gained popularity as a gourmet food. You have probably seen it on menus of many upscale restaurants. The traditional cooking method requires slow cooking cornmeal and water on the stove top while constantly stirring. Stir- ins like butter or a …

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Carrot Cake

What goes better with Spring than a carrot cake? There are so many recipes for carrot cake. I found several that looked promising and of course I altered the ingredient list to use what I had in my pantry. I tried to make it lighter and a bit healthier by using whole wheat pastry flour …

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