Greek Chicken Pasta Salad

It looks like we are finally getting a weather break and the temperature will be in the 70′s for the next few days instead of the 90′s that we endured this past week. Way too hot for this native Oregonian.   My daughter, who lives in Chicago, is here visiting, so I’ve gotten a little [Read More]

Asian Noodles with Grilled Shrimp and Lime

One look at this recipe and I knew I would like it.  I have several excellent recipes for Asian noodle dishes, but this one is a little different and less involved than most.   It’s garlicky, spicy and bright with lime, and the marinated grilled shrimp are perfect with the vibrant flavors of the dish.  The [Read More]

Greek Pastitsio ~ And Foodie Friday

I prepare a lot of pasta at my house.  It’s one of the most important staples in my cupboard because of its versatility and ease of preparation and everybody loves it.  Pastitsio is a classic Greek pasta dish and comfort food at its best.   Layers of pasta, cheese, a well seasoned tomato and meat sauce and [Read More]