Crispy Fried Cod Dinner

Making homemade fish batter for pan frying cod has never been easier. This fried cod recipe takes less than 30 minutes. For this light and crispy fish batter, club soda makes a great non-alcoholic alternative to beer batter.

Summer Salmon

This summer salmon recipe is one of my favorite salmon recipes. It is so easy to make, it doesn’t require any fancy, hard-to-find ingredients, and it is quintessentially gourmet. Perfect!

Perfect Poached Eggs

The best way to poach eggs is easier than you think. Learn how long to poach an egg for jammy yolks, runny yolks, or hard yolks. This method also gives you maximum flavor – even if you omit the yolks.

Jalapeño Butter Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Stuffed chicken breasts flavored with cilantro-jalapeño compound butter is an easy gourmet make-ahead meal that is perfect for home cooks and foodies alike.

Southwestern Tiny Shrimp Salad

Healthy lunch ideas for work are never far away with this easy make-ahead tiny shrimp salad recipe. Fold it into wraps, spread in a sandwich, or have as a side dish.

Awesome Sauce

Awesome Sauce is a low sugar alternative to red sauce that is sweet and spicy. Use as a pizza sauce, a low carb BBQ sauce for chicken, or as a healthy dip or sandwich spread.

Double Chocolate Chipotle Fudge

Double Chocolate Chipotle Fudge is definitely one of the best healthy dessert recipes to have if you are on a diet; one piece weighs in at only 90 calories. You won’t feel heavy after you’ve had a couple of pieces… or even more than a couple!

Sweet and Sour Orange Meatballs

My husband loves Chinese food, especially the cheap, takeout kind. I understand why – it is easy, inexpensive, and ready to eat in minutes. But…. homemade Chinese food is always better. We all know this! What to do? Premade meatballs to the rescue! Why make these orange meatballs? The best frozen meals to make are the...

Crunchy Fried Rice

If you are looking for the best Asian rice dish to serve alongside homemade Chinese food, then you are going to love this pan fried rice recipe. It comes together in 30 minutes… if you cook the rice ahead of time.

Spicy Tofu in Coconut Cream Sauce

This vegetarian tofu recipe is spicy, crispy, and super easy to make. Both the tofu and it’s crispy cornstarch coating are flavored with a little punch that gets complimented perfectly with creamy coconut sauce.

Lamb Meatballs with Mint Pesto and Sweet Yogurt Sauce

You’ll want to add these low carb meatballs with fresh mint sauce to your list of fancy dinner menu ideas. This gourmet lamb recipe takes only 30 minutes to make.

Pasta in Truffle Oil with Mushrooms and Spinach

If you are looking for quick and easy date night dinners to make at home, you’ll love this mushroom and spinach pasta with angel hair spaghetti. It only takes 30 minutes, so you’ll have plenty of time to watch that movie.

French Style Omelette Alfredo

Learn how to make the perfect omelette! This easy French style omelette comes together in as little as 10 minutes. A healthy dinner on a busy weeknight is a not only possible with this easy recipe – it is guaranteed.

Keto Key Lime Mousse

You’ll want to add this Keto Key Lime Mousse to your list of Keto Dessert Recipes. Why? It’s a sugar-free fat bomb that you can eat with a spoon. Light and fluffy, yet perfectly healthy. Feel good about eating dessert again.

Chipotle Butter

I love making flavored butters because they add so much to a dish in a very quick and easy way. Chipotle Butter, like all other compound butters, can be made ahead and stored in the fridge for a couple of weeks or frozen for when you need to whip up a gourmet meal on the fly.

Keto Mozzarella Sticks with Almond Flour

Who doesn’t love a great appetizer course that includes deep fried mozzarella sticks? With this recipe, you can bring this favorite appetizer home. It is easy enough to make, and you prepare a them ahead of time and keep a stash in the freezer for when the mozzarella sticks craving strikes.

French Compound Butter

Get a gourmet dinner on the table in minutes with this easy compound butter recipe that can be made ahead and frozen until you need it. French herbs blend with Dijon that enhance the subtle flavor of white fish, or just smear a pat on a hot popover for a great gourmet starter.

Brat Tacos

Looking for taco party ideas? This new way to make tacos will amp up your taco bar! Brat tacos are as simple as making a regular taco. All you need to do differently is sub bratwurst meat in place of the ground beef and change out a couple of toppings.

Soup for When You are Sick

This is a super easy soup recipe to make, especially when the last thing you feel like doing is cooking. It only takes 20 minutes from start to finish and is packed with ingredients that can ease symptoms and boost your immune system. Why not give it a try?

Brat Tacos

Looking for taco party ideas? This new way to make tacos will amp up your taco bar! Brat tacos are as simple as making a regular taco. All you need to do differently is sub bratwurst meat in place of the ground beef and change out a couple of toppings.

Sweet and Spicy Pineapple Chicken

These sweet and spicy pineapple glazed chicken thighs are tender and deliver big flavor with very little effort. No marinating required. Perfect for fast weeknight dinners!

Homemade Lemon Pepper Seasoning

How to make lemon pepper seasoning at home is easy! This 3-ingredient recipe only takes 10 minutes and is a great alternative to store-bought. Learn how to preserve your homemade lemon pepper seasoning to make it last longer.

Spiced Apple Chutney

Fall apple recipes are a hit in almost every American household, especially here where apple trees dot pretty much every farm along the lakeshore. In fact, we have six of them! I didn’t give much thought to what fall apple recipes I would be making when we moved here last October, and to be honest,...

Creamy Herb and Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms

Prosciutto can be used in a wide variety of recipes. I particularly like it in these stuffed mushrooms. They are so savory and creamy! To be honest, every time I make this stuffed mushrooms appetizer recipe, I just have them for my whole meal.

Healthy Marinara Sauce

Marinara sauce is a staple – you always need to have some on hand in the event of an impromptu finger food craving! This easy red sauce recipe is a healthy, low sugar alternative.

Italian Tartines

The flavors of a charcuterie board in one easy appetizer! Italian Tartines make great tapas. Teatime, anyone? The antipasto flavors pair best with an oolong tea.

Mark’s Fiesta Soup

Cheese soup recipes don’t have to be complicated. Add some healthy spices to Campbell’s Fiesta Nacho Cheese Soup for a gourmet soup recipe in under 10 minutes. I’ve made this soup in the middle of a hot summer day. It only takes 5 minutes on the stove, which means less heat generated in the kitchen....

Brat Tacos

Looking for taco party ideas? This new way to make tacos will amp up your taco bar! Brat tacos are as simple as making a regular taco. All you need to do differently is sub bratwurst meat in place of the ground beef and change out a couple of toppings.

Herbed Chèvre with Mushrooms in Phyllo Pouches

Herbed Chèvre with Mushrooms in Phyllo Pouches are easy gourmet appetizers to make even if you are new to phyllo pastry sheets. Learn how to make fancy appetizers the easy way.

Savory Salmon Spread with Pickled Cherries

If you are looking for gourmet recipes and you want something easy, then this is the perfect appetizer recipe to dig into! This make ahead condiment can be served as a spread for crackers or as a dip for crudités.

Tomato Cucumber Soup

This cold tomato soup recipe is the perfect make-ahead meal for summer. Get the flavor of garden-fresh tomatoes in every bite.

Keto Cabbage Rosti

If you love potato pancakes but are looking for a keto option, this cabbage pancake recipe is the perfect recipe for you! Serve them with homemade katsu sauce for a healthier condiment choice.