Coffee!

Coffee is one of my weaknesses. I love coffee warm (or hot) best! Coffee shops offer cold drinks which are very nice and I enjoy them every once in a while, but I still prefer my traditional cup of hot coffee. This picture shows me (look at the metal part of the machine) taking a…

Pancake Cupcakes

Cold weather makes me want to eat freshly baked goodies. It is Spring but we are still getting cold nights in the 30s degrees or lower. I wanted an easy recipe that would be loved by all in my family. So I started with pancakes and turned them into cupcakes. 🙂 My very Easy Recipe: Prepare…

Coconut Curry Chicken

This recipe came out of a hat! I was trying to come up with a coconut recipe with chicken, but one that would be simple and of my own. Here it is, I hope you like it. My family did! 🙂 Ingredients: Chicken legs or thighs (2 per person), salt, pepper, 1 can of coconut…

Sforno Trattoria Romana in Boulder Colorado

We were driving around the scenic route in Colorado to watch the change of colors in the Rocky Mountains Aspens. On the way back we stopped for dinner in Boulder. We found Sforno, a very typical Trattoria Romana. It offers excellent food in a beautiful setting. We ordered pizzas and an Alfredo style pasta. Both had the traditional,…

Lentils and Quinoa

Quinoa has been recently been given a boost in popularity due to its many benefits! What I like the most is that it is extremely low in  carbohydrate and it fills me up much more than pasta, rice or bread, without the calories! 🙂 It is very low in cholesterol and sodium and it has magnesium and phosphorus. It’s…