Classic Ceasar Salad Dressing

You can buy ceasar salad dressing in the store but it’s really so easy to make from scratch and tastes a million times better. This recipe was taught to me by a friend who was at the time a chef at an elegant local restaurant. My friends and I were lucky enough to have him doRead more

Mango & Avocado Salsa

Mango Avocado Salsa in an orange bowl on a black saucer on a yellow table cloth with a sprig of cilantro and a small wooden bowl of lime wedges.

This yummy Mango & Avocado Salsa is super easy to put together and delicious on grilled fish or chicken. We love it on burgers and tacos, too.The lime juice will keep the avocados from going brown, so you can make this ahead and refrigerate. I have told you how great avocados are for you, so nowRead more

Thick Teriyaki Sauce

This thick teriyaki sauce is so easy to make and has no preservatives, additives, or chemicals. You can keep it for a couple of months in the fridge because of the high sugar/vinegar content and it’s super yummy. Use it for fish, chicken, pork, tofu, or stir fried veggies. It’s also a great sauce forRead more

Grilled Teriyaki Salmon & Asparagus

  I love teriyaki salmon. Besides being delicious, salmon is a super food, loaded with omega 3 fatty acids, which help lower cholesterol, improve brain function and memory and give you healthy hair and skin. Salmon is also high in anti aging selenium and amino acids, and one 4 ounce serving of salmon gives youRead more

Sweet & Smoky Barbecue Sauce

  It’s barbecue season! Time to whip up some sauce for all those ribs & chicken soon to be grilled.  Making your own barbecue sauce is so easy and tasty, you’ll wonder why you ever bought it from the store.  This recipe is a dog-eared and sauce splattered page in my Barbecue Bible by StevenRead more

Salted Caramel Sauce

This is a prize-winning salted caramel recipe, check it out here. I have always loved caramel, and salting it takes it up a notch! This salted caramel sauce is quick and easy to make and is creamy, salty and sweet all at once. What could be better?  You can pour it over ice cream, cheesecake, gingerbread, brownies,Read more