Entree · Exercise · Fish & seafood

Barbecued Salmon

I apologize for my recent absence from posting. 60 hour work weeks have been the normal for the past few weeks.I am not making any excuses though! My sincere apologies. Some people (especially recently) think I am crazy for working so much, but I actually like it. I like being busy and I like working… Continue reading Barbecued Salmon

Cakes & Cookies · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized · Under 200 calories

Creamy Lemon Bars

Happy Monday! The weather looks like it is going to be just gorgeous today, I can’t wait. I’ve said it once… I’ll say it again… I’ll say it forever… There is nothing like lemon in the summer time! Sweet and refreshing, ya’ just CAN’T beat it! Joseph’s sister brought the blogger over at smittenkitchen.com to… Continue reading Creamy Lemon Bars

Soups, salads, and sandwiches · Under 100 calories · Vegetarian

Rhubarb Poppy Seed Salad Dressing

Guess what season it is?! If you said spring, well, I guess you are right, but that’s not exactly what I had in mind… RHUBARB SEASON! A.k.a. Colleen’s favorite time of the year. Rhubarb crumble, rhubarb bread, rhubarb jam, etc. I love it all. This year I am doing a lot of experimenting with it,… Continue reading Rhubarb Poppy Seed Salad Dressing

Entree · Under 300 calories · Vegetable · Vegetarian

Grilled Spinach Pizza With A Balsamic Reduction

Harmony Brewery in Grand Rapids, MI has my absolute favorite pizza, “The Good Earth”. Now, their pizzas aren’t like Hot-N-Ready’s. No no no. These gourmet pies are in a league of their own. The Good Earth is loaded with mouth watering flavors, has a crispy thin crust and is a touch sweet. (I may or… Continue reading Grilled Spinach Pizza With A Balsamic Reduction

Pork · Soups, salads, and sandwiches · Under 400 calories

Banh Mi Sandwiches

Good morning, beauties. Is it just me or has this been just about the longest week ever? I have no idea why, but to me it seems that way. However, it is finally Friday. Wahooo! Any big plans this weekend for you? I turned on the TV this morning when I sat down to write… Continue reading Banh Mi Sandwiches

Breads & Muffins · Breakfast · Recipe Makover · Soups, salads, and sandwiches · Under 400 calories

Strawberry Grilled Cheese French Toast

Happy Winesday Wednesday. Speaking of wine… I bought this funny light décor sign from Michaels the other day. It made me giggle. Do you ever have an inkling that your day is about to be lackluster? Well I certainly got that vibe today. It all started when I woke up at 4:30. Normal people would… Continue reading Strawberry Grilled Cheese French Toast

Appetizer · Snack · Under 100 calories · Vegan · Vegetarian

Spicy Black Bean Hummus

Happy Monday! Monday’s usually mean back to work, but this lucky girl somehow got the day off. SCORE. I am pretty happy about it too because I did an EXHAUSTING amount of work yesterday. I worked in the morning then came home and built (from plain ol’ wooden boards) and planted an herb garden. Guys…… Continue reading Spicy Black Bean Hummus