Raspsberry Goat Cheese Salad

by zesty on May 2, 2012 · 4 comments

The salad kick is still on. Trying to represent summer despite the cool temperatures. Fresh raspberries, soft smooth goat cheese, crunchy toasted almond slivers and a mint vinaigrette. Do you wish you had a fork? It was pretty yummy. Ingredients 4 Cups Baby Romaine 1 1/2 Cups Raspberries 1/4 Cup Natural, unsalted sunflower seeds 1/2 [...]


Strawberry Chocolate Waffles

by zesty on March 28, 2012 · 10 comments

What do you get for being lazy? What do you get for having nothing prepared for dinner? What do you get when you have frozen Eggo waffles in the freezer and some fresh strawberries? You get a little concoction I call – Dessert waffles for dinner! A waffle topped with a smear of nutella, a [...]


Quinoa in the Morning…. A Breakfast Switch

by zesty on February 10, 2012 · 3 comments

Good morning, afternoon or night! It’s Friday morning and the frost is lining the trees.  A gorgeous start to the day. What a better way to start off your day than a balanced nutritious breakfast. Wow – that sounds like something from a parenting report or a TV commercial – but you know better. I [...]


Finally A Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookie

by zesty on February 23, 2011 · 12 comments

The finally portion of this post title is for me.  I have been telling myself what feels like years that I am going to make a gluten free cookie to share with you and my family.  Finally the time has come where I did it and I was totally surprised by the results.  Not that [...]


Avocado to the Rescue!

by zesty on May 5, 2010 · 6 comments

I dropped the ball on Monday and forgot to schedule my post for 8 am as always so it sat in draft mode until I realized around 2:00 that it was not live.  Oh dear – what a doofus.  So with that being said your Google readers did not get updated with the Juicer Recipes [...]


Chopped in Cooking's Kitchen

by zesty on April 28, 2010 · 15 comments

Welcome to my kitchen for a little mid week Wednesday fun!  Do you ever watch the show chopped on the Food Network – I happen to LOVE it.  Here is the premise if you are not familiar. “Chopped” the Show The series challenges four up-and-coming chefs to turn a selection of everyday ingredients into an [...]


Pork and Broccoli Lunch!

by zesty on April 5, 2010 · 5 comments

What a weekend!  I don’t know about  you but the weather here in Cooking land was absolutely fabulous.  Playing at the park, driving bicycles, washing  cars and even dusting off the vintage chino plaid shorts was in order for this past weekend.  Just a much needed break from work as well as a time to [...]


Beans, Basil and Balsamic!

by zesty on February 12, 2010 · 9 comments

It’s Friday!!  Last night I was trying to think of what to make for supper and I remember picking up some green beans and I thought it would be a great side dish to go with some baked haddock.  It was so nice to have just a simple dinner after a long day.  I was [...]


Happy Wednesday to you!  I am not sure if you noticed or not but I didn’t post yesterday.  In the new year I am starting to focus on growing Cooking to be a bigger and better blog.  In order to do so I have chosen to post 2-3 times a week and focus on high [...]


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