Quinoa Tomato Salad

A Colorful History of Quinoa

A Colorful History of Quinoa: By Charlotte Bradley Check out all of Charlotte Bradley’s Healthy Lifestyles columns.   Although quinoa has only been available in North America since the 1980s, it comes from … Continued

Arroz Con Pollo

Arroz Con Pollo – Rice with Chicken Recipe

Arroz Con Pollo (pronounced “Aros con POHyoh”- emphasizing the “A”) literally means Rice with Chicken, a delicious one-pot Spanish dish that is scented with saffron.  There is evidence that this … Continued

Artichoke Mushroom Cannelloni

Artichoke Mushroom Cannelloni Recipe

Artichoke Mushroom Cannelloni Lasagna is very gourmet in appearance and taste.  It is absolutely simple to put together because you can make most of this appetizer ahead of time.  It … Continued

Bacon and Black Truffle Macaroni and Cheese

Bacon and Black Truffle Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

Bacon and Black Truffle Macaroni and Cheese is a “kicked up” and very gourmet version of Macaroni and Cheese using Truffle Oil.   Bacon is always a favorite but somehow … Continued

Bacon and Cheese Quiche with Potato Crust Recipe

  This Bacon and Cheese Quiche with Potato Crust is a very easy-to-make quiche that is so delicious!  The potato crust is what makes this quiche so fantastic. The potato … Continued

Baked Herb Polenta Sticks

Baked Herb Polenta Sticks Recipe

Baked Herb Polenta Sticks recipe is an interesting and tasty way to serve polenta to your family or friends.  Polenta is made from ground cornmeal, much like grits from the American … Continued

Baked Ziti Recipe – Italian Pasta al Forno

  Baked Ziti is known in Italy as “pasta al forno” which translates to oven baked pasta.  Pasta al forno is enjoyed all over Italy, and especially in southern Italy. … Continued

Banbury Tea Tarts

Banbury Tea Tarts Recipe

This wonderful Banbury Tea Tarts recipe was shared with me by my husband’s aunt, Lila Scheer of Vancouver, WA.  Lila wrote a recipe column for seven years for the Chinook … Continued

Pesto Pasta

Basil Pesto Pasta Recipe

  This Basil Pesto Pasta is great recipe to use your fabulous summer vine-ripened tomatoes and fresh basil.  This is a absolute downright delicious pasta. In the winter season, I … Continued

Bayou Shrimp

Bayou Shrimp Recipe

  Bayou Shrimp is a must try recipe and is delicious!  My husband gave this fantastic recipe a “10” rating. I have slightly adapted this delicious recipe that is originally … Continued

Beef Stroganoff

Beef Stroganoff Recipe

Beef Stroganoff is a popular comfort food in America.  But, did you know that it is a classic Russian dish that consists of strips of tender lean beef served in a … Continued

Country Captain Chicken

Best Country Captain Chicken Recipe

How about making an old regional classic new again?  If you were not raised in the South, it is very unlikely that you have ever eaten, or even heard of, … Continued

Black Bean and Couscous Salad

Black Bean Couscous Santa Fe Salad Recipe

  Black Bean Couscous Santa Fe Salad Recipe has interesting textures, delicious southwest flavors, plus so refreshing. This salad makes a great one-dish meal full of healthful grains, try it … Continued

Braised Chicken Pasta

Braised Chicken Pasta with Peppers and Mushrooms Recipe

Braised Chicken Pasta is a very pretty dish, with a nice array of healthy vegetables.  A perfect comfort food for the cold months ahead.  The long, slow cooking in a … Continued

Broccoli Chicken Spaghetti Squash

Broccoli Chicken Spaghetti Squash Recipe

Broccoli Chicken Spaghetti Squash is a great low-carb dish to make when you are looking to shed some pounds.  Spaghetti squash is often used as a substitute in pasta and rice dishes … Continued