Squid Ink Linguini with Asparagus and Shrimp

I have to say, this recipe for Squid Ink Linguini with Asparagus and Shrimp from Food and Wine is probably one of my favorite recipes I’ve ever made.  Not to mention, it’s impressive!  Whip this up for a first date and you’re in the clear.  Seafood pasta is automatically delicious, but the black linguini adds an exotic touch…

Momma’s Tuna Casserole

This cheesy and hearty casserole is the ultimate comfort food, and perfect for a cold winter day.

Lentil Vegetable Soup

Have I ever mentioned how much I love soup?  Pretty sure I have.  Especially on chilly December nights it’s nice to have a nice big pot of a tasty, hearty soup simmering.  And soups are usually ridiculously healthy and loaded with nutrients, and make a great packed lunch for the next day!  So when I…

Spinach and Feta Frittata

It’s not everyday that I chose to experiment with breakfast.  Usually I never get the chance to because we’ve always got something to get ready for in the mornings on the weekend.  But today was the first day in a while that I had absolutely nothing to do until the afternoon, so I decided to…

Flex Mussels, Upper East Side

Friday night my boyfriend and I got to try out a really spectacular little gem on the Upper East Side, Flex Mussels.  I had never been there but I had heard great things, and it truly held up to its reputation.  Flex Mussels is a great date spot because its theme is unique, the atmosphere is cozy,…

Scallops with White Wine and Rosemary Reduction

Tonight’s meal was a slam dunk.  Scallops are already delicious on their own, but together with my White Wine and Rosemary Reduction they were unbelievably savory on top of a bed of sautéed spinach.  Added bonus: it’s low carb and a lean source of protein!  Who says dieting can’t be delicious?