• Mache Rosette Nicoise Salad
  • Sweet and Savory Spinach Crepes
  • Soup’s On…..Bone Broth
  • Naked Burrito Bowl
  • Mango Madness
  • Grilled Greens With Shrimp And Grilled Pineapple Salsa

Mache Rosette Nicoise Salad

Organic Girl Organic Girl, oh how I love Organic Girl! Ok, I SWEAR I don’t secretly work for the company, but I discovered them a few years ago and have been hooked ever since. Luckily for me they seem to love me back and this month along with the brand new Super Spinach blend, I… 

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Organic Girl Five Happiness Giveaway – Winners!

    The giveaway for Organic Girl Five Happiness Tasty Salad Mix has come to an end and Mama Sis picked the 5 winners out of a hat this morning! Congratulations to readers: Laura   Christina    Kimberly   Marian   and    Jessica! Be sure to let me know how you like your gift package when it arrives!… 

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Figgy Pudding

  Fresh off the Bread Making disaster the other day, I was staring at the loaf in question thinking “what a waste to throw it away” trying to determine something to do with it when it hit me.  Bread Pudding! I LOVE Bread Pudding.  I miss bread pudding.  So I thought why not make a… 

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Tuesday Tips # 3

“The only real stumbling block is fear of failure. In cooking you’ve got to have a what-the-hell attitude.” ― Julia Child Well, this Tuesday Tip is a multi-part tip.  It’s also just super embarrassing. That’s all there is to it. I did say I would include ALL of my “mis-adventures” in the kitchen though….so here we… 

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Organic Girl Five Happiness Tasty Salad Mix Giveaway and Recipes

“You don’t have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces – just good food from fresh ingredients.”  ― Julia Child About a week ago the wonderful people over at Organic Girl Good Clean Greens sent me a package.  2 packages of their newest salad blend Five Happiness Tasty Salad, which is a blend of baby Bok Choy… 

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Getting Figgy With Your Mushrooms

Figs, glorious figs! I love when figs are in season.  Well I love seasonal anything, but figs are one of my favorites.  Black Mission Figs to be precise. I’ve loved figs ever since I was a kid.  I am sure Fig Newtons had something to do with it. So this is another quick and easy… 

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Lemon and Swiss Chard

Tuesday Tips #2

Quick Tip from Zia’s Kitchen this fine Tuesday is about Lemon’s. “when life gives you lemons……..”  squeeze those bad boys and make lemonade, then of course don’t forget the vodka and pour over ice! by

Mini MEatloaf

Mini Meatloaf Monday

I keep seeing the term “Meatless Monday” on cooking blogs, so of course I am going the other direction.  MEATLOAF MONDAY! I have made this recipe a few times already. I’m going to let the cat out of the bag here….it’s a Hit!  It is the perfect sized delicious Turkey meatloaf, IMHO, and incorporates good… 

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Pan Pizza

In this house most Friday nights are “pizza night”, a night where I make another go at making gluten free pizza from scratch. Yeah I live a wild and crazy life…. I know….. I know So here we are again on my quest for pizza that doesn’t taste so….gluten free.  There are a fair amount… 

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GinnyBakes Cookies Review

When I started Zia’s Kitchen one of the things I really wanted to do is give my opinion on Gluten Free products.  Of course my opinion is just that…my opinion.  IF you don’t agree that’s perfectly all right.  The thing is,  gluten free baking mixes, flours, pastas, pre-packaged snacks and other products are generally more… 

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Red Chard and Beans

Last Night’s Dinner Pistachio Crusted Flounder, Red Burmese Rice and Sautéed Red Chard with Cannelini Beans. Nom Nom First admission.  I didn’t make the fish.  I COOKED the fish, and perfectly well I might add <pat self on back> but the fish was pre-crusted and NOT Gluten Free.  I got it from The Fresh Market… 

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