Tag Archives: Tomato

Sausage, Egg & Fried Tomato Sandwich

Tweet I’ve decided that I’m in a good mood today. I woke up, threw on my Uggs, leashed the pup and headed outside for a walk. To my delight it wasn’t freezing, hence started the good day. I’ve got lots to do, including, figuring out what to make for the online bake sale over at [...]

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Grilled Pizza w/ Roasted Tomatoes, Asparagus & Goat Cheese!

Tweet Oh my god, just typing the title of this post out made me drool a little. I’ve never had grilled pizza and I definitely never tried to make it myself but I’m so glad i did now! I might even like grilled pizza more than the regular oven baked…maybe. I’m not going to lie [...]

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Tomato Vinaigrette Seared Sea Scallops w/ Sauteed Spinach

Tweet I know I’ve told you guys about my freezer diet but I’ve been getting really tired of the same old bland frozen meal. I usually do throw some home cooked meals in between but I really wanted to lose weight and most of the time when I cook I just maintain. I realized that [...]

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What’s for Breakfast? Tomato Egg Cups!

Tweet I recently fell in love with this recipe from Epicurious.com, especially with the tomatoes being all ripe and juicy. It’s a perfect time of year to add this quick & easy dish to your breakfast menus. In all honesty I don’t normally eat tomatoes whole but if they’re cooked in any way, I swoon. I love [...]

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Sausage, Peppers & Onions w/ Homemade Marinara

Tweet It’s probably not any different for you guys, Memorial Day weekend was basically one long feast. We grilled with my fam on Friday, went to Gyu-Kaku on Saturday, attended PicNYC Sunday then had a BBQ at our place Monday. Usually I go all out when I’m hosting but by the time the BBQ came [...]

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The Trick to Good Nutrition: Eating the Rainbow!

Tweet My mom always said we had to have colors on our plate, meaning a green, a starch, an orange or red & whatever protein went along with it. Turns out she was giving us a round of nutrition! One of the simplest tricks to good nutrition is to eat a variety of colors. Here’s [...]

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Red Wine Pasta w/ a Light Brandy Sauce & a Touch of Tomato!

Tweet Red Wine Pasta & Brandy huh? I’m here to tell you — Yes! They taste amazing together & throw in my delicious Baked Chicken Meatballs & this dish will make you swoon! You’ll notice in the sauce recipe that the brandy does not actually dominate the dish. (just in case you were worried ) [...]

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What’s for Lunch? Whole-Wheat Homemade Pizza!

Tweet If there’s one thing that you should know about me it’s that I really am not a huge fan of pizza, but not just any pizza, the pizza you buy at the corner, the slices from the many pizza shops spread throughout the city. Now if you’re talking homemade pizza, that’s a whole different [...]

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What’s for Dinner? Pasta Puttanesca!

Tweet So this week I decided that I’m going to lose those last 3 lbs that I’ve been (not really) trying to get rid of for the past couple months. I was eating and exercising to maintain my weight prior to this. I’ve been eating egg whites, salads, fruits & Lean Cuisines for the past [...]

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What’s for Breakfast? Eggs in Purgatory!

Tweet I have been craving this dish for some time now. Sounds a little devilish doesn’t it?  When I was externing at A Voce this was one of their most popular dishes at brunch and luckily for me I was able to have a taste. Delicious! I’ve been meaning to make this dish every day since [...]

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