Grilled Lemon Chicken

I was skeptical of this recipe for grilled lemon chicken, I admit.  I thought that the chicken would have to be marinated to get a good lemony flavor but I was wrong!  This is from Three Many Cooks (affiliate link), a book from the blog of the same name. It’s a fun book to read […]

Beef Spiedini Recipe

My youngest asked if I could make beef spiedini, little beef rolls. She was remembering some of the great food she’d had when she visited her grandparents in Florida a few years ago, including the beef spiedini.  I went online to look for a recipe but they were all a little different than she remembered. […]

Pork and Mango Kebabs

I picked up a copy of Eat: The Little Book of Fast Food by Nigel Slater. It has over 600 recipes for those times “you just want to eat” without futzing around too much.  In addition to the sandwich I made earlier with chicken, avocado and an herb mayonnaise, I’ve also made marmalade chicken, a […]

Grilled Chicken Thighs with Honey-Chipotle Barbecue Sauce

This was a good combination of rub and sauce to add flavor to grilled chicken. I still like my regular barbecue sauce best but the one below with honey , mustard and chipotle chili powder could come in a close second. When I first started grilling chicken, I would put the sauce on the chicken […]

Chicken Florentine Salad

My sister gave me a copy of Simply Salads: More than 100 Creative Recipes You Can Make in Minutes from Prepackaged Greens (affiliate link) for my birthday. She had bought a copy for our mother, then bought one for herself after Mom tried a few of the recipes.  I love getting a cookbook which has […]