Main Dish

The recipes are listed in alphabetical order:

Artichoke and Lemon Pesto Pasta

Posted on Jan 2nd, 2012

I make a ton of quick mid-week meals, as both my fiance and I work full-time jobs like most of the world. Sometimes it can be so difficult not to…

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Bacon, Egg & Potato Casserole

Posted on Dec 16th, 2012

There are days when comfort food is just necessary. Especially when the temperature drops and it's been a very long week at work (which seems to be…

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Bacon, Egg and Spinach Freezer Breakfast Burritos

Posted on Apr 19th, 2015

 Breakfast burritos are a whole food group to us Californians. It's just a way of life! I mean, I was a pretty good girl at school but even I…

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Beef and Guinness Pie

Posted on Jan 15th, 2012

It has finally started to feel like winter here in London. It was the second warmest winter on record over here, but the temperature has finally…

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Beef Wellington Tarts

Posted on Oct 19th, 2014

Beef Wellington is a traditional English dish that consists of a beef filet smothered in mushroom duxelles and foie gras pate and wrapped in pastry,…

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Cauliflower Mac & Cheese with Crispy Cauliflower Crust

Posted on Jul 29th, 2013

As you can probably tell by reading this blog, I love a comforting, carb-loaded, cheesy pasta dish. It has been a bit of a struggle in the heat of…

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Cinnamon Toast for Two

Posted on Feb 24th, 2013

Some days I want an extravagant breakfast. Something comforting to leisurely taste and sample different flavors and textures while chatting with…

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Classic French Toast

Posted on Oct 24th, 2014

Hello everyone! Today is a great day for so many reasons: it's the first day of my half term holiday (I get a whole week off from work!), the hubby…

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Classic Macaroni & Cheese

Posted on Jan 1st, 2012

 I. Love. Mac & cheese. Period. I mean, for a dish with it's history tracing back to medieval times and a record of it being served in the White…

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Croque Madame Muffins

Posted on Mar 16th, 2013

As you probably know, I'm a brunch addict. It's all I seem to want lately. I haven't really wanted to spend time making an elaborate dinner or a…

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Greek Yogurt Shells & Cheese

Posted on Feb 19th, 2014

If you had to eat one thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?  Ah, the question that so many have asked, answered and debated. My…

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Huevos Rancheros (Ranch-style eggs)

Posted on Apr 13th, 2014

I have such a love/hate relationship with Sunday. I love that it means leisurely brunches, relaxing with a newspaper and a variety of sports on TV. I…

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John Legend’s Mac & Cheese

Posted on Jun 14th, 2014

This post will be short and sweet. World Cup fever has taken me hostage and I wanted to share this dish while still keeping my eyes glued to one of…

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Lemony Linguine with Shrimp

Posted on Feb 25th, 2012

 As you can probably tell I love to use lemon in my cooking, but I especially love lemon in pasta dishes. This dish is so easy to make, it has fast…

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Mediterranean Pasta Salad

Posted on Aug 3rd, 2014

In college, I survived on pasta salad. It was my favorite lunch, and it's the dish that made me enjoy eating raw broccoli. One of the great things…

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Quick & Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Posted on May 31st, 2014

Southern Californians love their Mexican food. It's a staple of their diet that is as normal as roast chicken in most households. The great thing…

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Spinach & Artichoke Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Posted on Apr 20th, 2013

My idea of hell is moving. I hate packing up my worldly possessions as you never know if you'll need that scarf or that book after you've packed…

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Strawberry Buttermilk Pancakes

Posted on Aug 15th, 2014

Thick and fluffy, super yummy, smothered in syrup and stacked to the ceiling. The ideal way to enjoy pancakes. I've made lots of different pancakes…

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