Cranberry Relish

Cranberry Relish Courtesy of  CHOW.com La Rivière-Hedrick and Aïda Mollenkamp TIME/SERVINGS Total: 40 mins Active: 10 mins Makes: 8 servings INGREDIENTS 1 (16-ounce) bag fresh Cranberry:cranberries 1 2/3 cups Sugar:granul...


Cinnamon Twists

Want to know what is really tasty? Cinnamon twists.


Vanilla Spice Cupcake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting & Apple Cider Drizzle

Happy National Vanilla Cupcake Day! Deanna, The Mediterranean Mama How great is this? An entire day dedicated to the love of a cupcake? And a vanilla cupcake, no less! You can put practically anything in or on these puppies and...


Yummier Beef Stew

The Fitter Foodie Recipe for a Leaner, Yummier Beef Stew.   Hey!!! It’s me – The Fitter Foodie Fanatic!!!! Are you a lover of beef stew?  I don’t include a lot of red meat in my eating plan but when I do, I want it ...



Okay Fitter Foodies… are you ready for an excellent oven baked recipe that’s so much lower in fat than the fried version????? It’s simple to make and it’s tasty too. These are my very special Baked Pork Chops – are yo...


Island Pork Tenderloin Salad

Island Pork Tenderloin Salad Yield: Makes 6 to 8 main-course servings Ingredients For pork 2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon cinnamon 2 pork tenderloins (2 1/4...


Orange Ricotta Pancakes

Who decided that the only flavor ricotta pancakes could sport was lemon?


Amber Palmer

Amber Palmer



Book of the Month – October

Apples, apples, apples


IN SEASON – Honey Bells

Admittedly I am a bit late with this post; but you can always plan for next year 🙂 There are a plethora of things Florida can be envied for: Disney World, palm trees, white sands, The Restaurant NAOE and mojitos (okay..mayb...