Nutella Brownies

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailNUTELLA BROWNIES INGREDIENTS: 1 cup  butter 2 1/4 cups sugar 1/2 cup Nutella 4 large eggs 1 1/4 cups cocoa powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour or Almond Flour 10 ounce package of chocolate chips DIRECTIONS: Pre-heat the[Read more]

Pasta with Kale Pesto

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailA sneaky way to get your kids to eat their greens! 12 oz.  Farfalle pasta 1/2 pound fresh spinach or kale greens (about 1 large bunch) 2 cloves garlic 2/3 cup toasted walnuts (or pine nuts) 3/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil[Read more]

Savory Roasted Root Vegetables

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail1 cup diced, raw beet 4 carrots, diced 1 onion, diced 2 cups diced potatoes 4 cloves garlic, minced 1/4 cup canned garbanzo beans (chickpeas), drained 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon dried thyme leaves salt and pepper to taste 1/3 cup dry white wine 1 cup torn beet[Read more]

Mac Nut Encrusted Opah Fillets

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailThis recipe is known in our household as “Roxanne’s Rockstar MacNut Fish Dish”. I hardly ever measure anything but I’ll give it a shot here. I also use the basic mac nut crust for several types of local fish…all readily available. We also LOVE to top this with Old Fashioned[Read more]

Pectin Free Hawaiian Guava Jam

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailGuava trees are ripening right now, and it’s the perfect time to make Guava Jam! Ingredients used to make Guava Jam 20 ripe soft guavas. It is important that the guavas are ripe and soft. That gives a nice flavor and sweetness to the jam.  3 cups of Sugar  3 tablespoons lemon[Read more]

Strawberry Bread

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMy family LOVES this bread as a snack or even breakfast.  I readily admit that I seem to add “secret” ingredients to this recipe but here is the basic recipe. Be sure to add some of your own “secret” ingredients.  Suggested: bananas or other fruits, macadamia nuts, nutmeg, vanilla[Read more]

Strawberry Coconut Popsicles

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailStrawberry Coconut Popsicles Simple and delicious! Ingredients: 2 cups Strawberries (fresh or frozen)You can change it up depending on the fruit you have on hand.1 14 oz. can coconut milk2 cups water1 cup apple juice (or any other juice you have on hand)1/2 cup honey or pure maple syrup5[Read more]

Festive Spinach & Strawberry Salad

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailThis strawberry spinach salad is made with fresh strawberries and is the perfect easy side dish for a picnic or BBQ! 1/2 shallot, finely chopped 2 tablespoons raspberry vinegar 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1/2 pound baby spinach 1 cup strawberries, thinly sliced 1/3 cup sliced almonds, toasted 2 ounces fresh goat[Read more]

Strawberry Tiramisu for Two

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailA sweet treat for the LOVES in your life!  Happy Valentine’s Day! Ingredients 1 pint fresh strawberries 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 cup mascarpone cheese 1/2 cup heavy cream 2 tablespoons Kona coffee-flavored liqueur 18 ladyfingers 1/3 cup chilled espresso 1/2 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder Directions Cut off the[Read more]