Easy to make and decently healthy. Plus delicious with a side of jalapeno slices. This is a Hayley family two thumbs up dinner. Chicken Black Bean and Spinach Enchiladas Recipe inspiration here 3 c shredded rotisserie chicken 1 c black beans, drained and rinsed 5 oz spinach, chopped Salt and pepper to taste Shredded monterrey jack […]
Grown up smoked sausages from Fischer’s Meat Market in Muenster, Texas call for a grown-up approach to a classic family-friendly food: Pigs in a Blanket. Grown-Up Pigs in a Blanket Original recipe here 1 sheet puff pastry 2 tablespoons mustard 8 fully cooked sausages (each about 5 inches long) On a lightly floured work surface, […]
So fast to make – so delicious (and healthy!). You can’t beat that. Spinach and Tofu Stir Fry Inspiration here 1/4 c vegetable broth 1 t fresh ginger, finely chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 (14-oz.) container firm tofu, cubed 6 c fresh spinach 1 T reduced-sodium soy sauce Combine broth, ginger, and garlic in […]
Our Dallas Mavericks are having a terrible season. To be honest, they’ve had several terrible seasons in recent years, but this year is an especially terrible-no-good-very-bad type of terrible. Yet we persist as season ticket holders – Mavs Fans For Life (MFFL) – and the Mavs clearly want to make sure we stay that way. […]
This is one of our favorite quick (yet different) sandwich lunch options. Salmon Wrap Sandwiches Lavash Boursin Garlic and Fine Herb cheese Smoked salmon Fresh spinach leaves Spread about 1 T Boursin on a slightly warmed piece of lavash. Top with a serving of smoked salmon and spinach. Roll and enjoy.
Stop what you are doing and go buy all of the ingredients to make these now. They are Rice Krispie treats meets S’mores amazingness. Golden Grahams S’mores Recipe here 5 T unsalted butter 6 1/2 c miniature marshmallows, divided 1 t pure vanilla extract 8 c Golden Grahams cereal 1/2 c milk chocolate chips Butter […]
I went on a whirlwind trip to NYC for a meeting. A meeting with Waze, which is owned by Google. THIS IS GOOGLE!!! But first – when we arrived, we spent time with the Port Authority of New York. My former design-construction industry nerdiness came out in how much I enjoyed this part of the […]
I had the privilege of attending TED Women this fall. It was a very different experience from TED Summit 2016, but was equally mentally exhausting. I participated in a pre-conference workshop with the Brightline Initiative, which was worth the entire trip. We focused on why organizations struggle to move from strategy ideation to strategy execution. […]
Simple and elegant – just what you want for a fast weeknight dinner or a potluck wowzer. Roasted Red Pepper Alfredo Original recipe here 2 T olive oil 1 small yellow onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 (12-oz) jar roasted red peppers, drained and coarsely chopped 3/4 c heavy cream 1/2 c grated Parmesan […]
Wow oh wow. If you are in the mood fora pina colada but not for calories, you MUST TRY THIS. What you need: 1 oz dark rum 1 can La Croix coconut water Mix and serve over crushed ice. Then feel so fancy while you sip it.