Lemon and Garlic Roasted Chicken Thighs.

First let me wish everyone a happy holiday. I hope that all the holiday cooking, planning and getting ready for family has gotten you into the spirit of the season and that everyone thinks of safety along with the fun and excitement. Now for those of you who are still deciding what to make, don’t…

Reminders of Childhood: Mexican Shredded Chicken

I grew up on a produce farm/nursery as a child.  My parents hired a crew of about 8 to 10 Mexicans to help harvest the produce and work around the farm.  The men worked in the fields while the women watched the kids (including my siblings and I), cleaned the homes and cooked.  I still…

Healthy, Low-Fat & Yummy Sun-dried Tomato Pesto & Steak Pasta

The minute you mention low-fat and healthy, many people start to turn up their noses (even me) because of the flavorless, low-fat food that has shown up on tables for years.  Low fat and healthy also often means giving up flavor and yumminess in the quest for trying to eat healthy.  It’s all a myth….