Author Archives: Karen

Lemon Lentil Soup

This is a healthy nutritious soup that is so delicious you won’t even know you’re enjoying a low calorie, high fiber meal.  It’s pretty flexible too.  If you don’t want to spring for fresh parsley and fresh cilantro, use one … Continue reading

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Winter Blues Pot Roast

  Winter doesn’t seem to want to quit here and that made me think a pot roast might be in order. I went hunting for a recipe that might be a bit more exciting than traditional pot roast with carrots … Continue reading

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Coconut Curry

Happy Valentines Day! After a very long pause, it’s time to stop being a slug and get back to sharing the recipes I love with you.  I wanted to share a recipe that I really, really love and this is … Continue reading

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Potato Kale Cakes

Who loves cool crisp fall days?  Kale is a lover of cool weather and the 2 plants I have tucked in the herb garden are still going strong.  Here’s a recipe I made when I wanted to use up left … Continue reading

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Tomato Caper Salad

I’ll admit it; I have been a slug, but finally I’m back at it and have a really great recipe to share. This is one of the simplest and most delicious tomato salad recipes I’ve found.  I modified a Bon … Continue reading

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South of the Border Steak Salad

Here’s a perfect end of summer salad.  I’ve included all my favorites from my favorite farmer’s market, The Port Austin Farmer’s Market.  This is the time of the year to really enjoy fresh local produce and this recipe lets you do … Continue reading

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Turkey kofte kebab

Here’s another recipe with yogurt and it’s great.  I was hoping to use lamb for this recipe but ground lamb wasn’t to be found so I used ground turkey and I think I’ll stick with turkey in the future.  This … Continue reading

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Chicken Cherry Salad

Yogurt is going to be the theme with me for a bit.  I really can’t believe how easy it is to make yogurt.  So here is one of many recipes I’ve made using yogurt in the last few weeks.  I modified a … Continue reading

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Yogurt, yogurt, yogurt!

Hello!  I’ve been on vacation but have been busy cooking while off enjoying sun and fun in Northern Michigan. I bought a yogurt maker a few months ago and finally got around to giving it a try.  Now I’m hooked.  … Continue reading

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Spicy Watermelon Salad

This is a delicious salad loaded with lots of flavor.  It has a little bit of everything; it’s sweet, spicy, hot, and cool and refreshing all in one bite.  You really have to give it a try.  I made the … Continue reading

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