Blue Cheese Stuffed Poached Pears with Blueberry Syrup and Pecans

poached pears

So as many of you know, I don’t really have a sweet tooth.  But for some reason, when a sweet craving hits, it never fails.  It’s at 6pm.  And it’s saying screw dinner, let’s eat ice cream.  Or cake.  Or both.  Demanding little sucker. Last night, was pretty much the … Continue reading

Honey Apple Parfait with Cinnamon Whipped Cream

apple caramel

This recipe is part of the Foodie’s Diet 1800 calorie whole day Thanksgiving plan!  You can find the menus for the appetizer and drinks, dinner and desserts menu!  And more about the 1800 calories plan here and here. Caramel Apple Parfait with Cinnamon Whipped Cream   Print Ingredients 1 Apple- … Continue reading

Blackened Salmon Salad with Creamy Shallot Dressing

salmon salad

What’s your favorite holiday?  Umm, all of them!?  Duh!  A reason to celebrate (Read: Eat!) and a day off work?  Yes and Yesssss! Really though, if I had to narrow it down to just one (GEEZ!)  I would go with Thanksgiving!  Last Thanksgiving I made this salad and it. was. … Continue reading