Kale and Farro Salad with Tomatoes

Kale & Farro Salad with Homemade Balsamic-Herb Dressing

Every once in a while, a recipe comes along that simply changes your life. For me, this was one such recipe. I hate to admit it, but it’s often hard to eat healthy in my house. We’re always running from place to place– work, to appointments, to social engagements. It’s exhausting, and usually the last…

A Simple & Delicious Roasted Lamb

You know those dishes that seem so intimidating, so you just steer clear of them all together? For me, lamb has always been one of those dishes. Until recently, that is, when I was contacted to recreate a recipe by Executive Chef Matt Lambert of The Musket Room in New York City and Nobilo, a New…

Sweet anSpicy Cranberry Meatballs

Spicy Cranberry Meatballs

There’s nothing more comforting on a cold winter day, than coming home to a hot meal. That’s exactly why I decided to try these sweet and spicy cranberry meatballs, and they’ve quickly become a favorite in my house– not just as a main meal, but also as an easy-to-share appetizer when entertaining. I first made…

Homemade Beef Barbacoa and Roasted Corn Vegetarian Tamale with Black Beans and Goat Cheese

Homemade Tamales with Scottsdale Chef Adam Allison

First off, may I just say, Happy New Year Fab Housewives! In honor of another great year behind us, and in anticipation for a brand new year ahead of us, I decided my first official post of 2013 would include one traditional and one fresh, innovative take on a favorite culinary treat– tamales! While back…

Holiday recipe Sparkling Pomegranate Cocktail

Sparkling Pomegranate Cocktail

  Gosh I’m loving the holidays! There’s always an excuse to get together for good food and good company this time of year, and already the hubs and I have been making the rounds. During our first party of the season, a new friend from interior design school was serving up some sparkly pomegranate cocktails…

Herbed Roast Turkey Thanksgiving Holiday Recipes

Thanksgiving Wrap-Up

Hello! I hope everyone had a lovely holiday weekend and was able to spend some quality time with loved ones. I sure did! Since I didn’t have a whole lot of time to share my Thanksgiving plans in the days leading up to the big dinner, I thought today I would reminisce about the delicious…

Agave Sweetened Pumpkin Pie

Agave-Sweetened Pumpkin Pie with Whole Wheat Crust

Turkey and stuffing and green been casserole…eeeeek! My tummy is growling just thinking about all the deliciousness in store next week. But unless this  housewife plans on starting the new year looking like a female version of Santa Clause, I’m going to have to find some healthier alternatives. Enter my new  pumpkin pie. It’s pretty…