Archive | Main Dishes

Raspberry Balsamic Chicken

This light, fruity chicken was quick, but with a great flavor that will make your family think it took a while in the kitchen. This can easily be prepared at the last minute. And, it only has 4 Weight Watchers points per serving (just over 200 calories), which is an added bonus for those trying […]

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Salty Grilled Potatoes

Nothing goes better with a steak than a baked potato. I gave these a try yesterday, and we really like them. They are so tasty, that you will want to eat the skins.    

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Grilled Asparagus

This is a favorite of ours. We love grilled (or even pan-fried) asaparagus. This recipe is no exception. It’s simple, quick, and the salt gives it a really great flavor. You can add a clove of minced garlic if you so desire.    

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Grilled Salmon

THIS is the way I love my salmon grilled! Although I am also a fan of the classic lemon & dill on the cedar plank (will do that later this summer), I really like the way this tasted. I will definitely make this again!    

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Chili-Lime Chicken Kabobs

This is a great way to change up your chicken on the grill. The lime juice & chili powder give a great flavour to the chicken, and the marinade makes the meat very tender. You can skewer these with pineapple & green pepper, if you wish. I usually do just the meat.  

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Mouth-watering Mini Meatloaves

This is one of the favorites at our house, even my kids love to eat these. They are individual size meatloaves, each baked in a little ramekin, topped with a sweet ketchup based sauce. Yummy!    

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Taco Fries

We have this wonderful little summer-time restaurant where I live called “The Ice Cream Hut”. It’s a small privately owned business that is only open spring, summer & fall and has great burgers, fries & ice cream. My Mom has found a recipe that is very similar to the taco fries that we can get […]

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Taco Seasoning

Are you wanting to make your favorite Mexican dish, only to find you are out of taco seasoning? You don’t need a trip to the store, you can mix up your own seasoning with spices you have on hand!    

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