Cinco de Mayo 2013

SUNDAY Chile-Spiced Skirt Steak Tacos  |  Salsa  |  Guacamolé  |  Oven-Baked Tortilla Chips with Lime Salt  |  Horchata Milkshakes   The 5th of May, this year, turned out to be cool and gray with a bit of thunder and a brief shower.  Quite the change from the sunshine and heat we experienced all week.  The cooler temperatures and Continue reading → «Cinco de Mayo 2013»


Chicken Tortilla Soup, Guacamole & Chips

WEDNESDAY {Slow Cooker} Chicken Tortilla Soup  |  “The Best Guacamole You Will Ever Have”  |  Homemade Tortilla Chips   Good Morning!   Yes, another morning post.  After months of hammering away at my keyboard, posting about dinner, until the late hours each evening I have decided to give morning posts a go.   Longer days, Continue reading → «Chicken Tortilla Soup, Guacamole & Chips»


Texas-Style Short-Rib Chili, Rosa Mexicano Guacamole & Limeade

FRIDAY Texas-Style, Short-Rib Chili with Beer  |  Rosa Mexicano Guacamole & Chips  |  Alice Waters’ Limeade   It is Friday, we made it…{this photo was taken by Maddie as she waited for Michael’s ferry to arrive this evening} Today was such a beautiful day here in the San Francisco Bay area!  Sunny and warm {temperatures Continue reading → «Texas-Style Short-Rib Chili, Rosa Mexicano Guacamole & Limeade»


Fish Tacos with Creamy Lime Guacamole & A Sunny Day

THURSDAY Fish Tacos  |  Creamy Lime Guacamole Remember yesterday & my “Drippy Day“post?  Well, the “drips” and fog gave way to sun today…it was beautiful. It seems like forever since we have had fish tacos.  We all love them but they lose their front row place on the dinner menu in the colder months, overshadowed Continue reading → «Fish Tacos with Creamy Lime Guacamole & A Sunny Day»


December 2, 2012

SUNDAY Perfect Roast Beef  |  Sliced Baked Potatoes with Parsley Butter  |  Sautéed Carrots with Rosemary & Honey MONDAY Roast Beef Sandwiches with Baby Arugula, Caramelized Onions & Crumbled Bleu Cheese  |  Carrot Soup TUESDAY Grilled Chicken Breasts with Sage Pesto  |  Baked Apples WEDNESDAY Grilled Chicken & Sage Pesto Linguine THURSDAY Fish Tacos  | Continue reading → «December 2, 2012»


November 11, 2012

SUNDAY Red Wine-Braised Short Ribs  |  Mashed Potatoes  |  Grilled Carrot Salad with Brown Butter Vinaigrette MONDAY New England Clam & Corn Chowder with Herbs  |  Spinach Salad with Homemade Croutons & Bacon Dressing TUESDAY Michael’s Birthday Dinner… Perfect Roast Beef  |  Mushroom Sauce  |  Bistro Fries with Laura Chenel Goat Cheese Ranch Dip WEDNESDAY Hot Continue reading → «November 11, 2012»