Maine dish, Photography

Morning power – egg and light green pesto

Egg and light green pesto My morning power in the spring is greens. I leave the cereal for other days and start my morning with something green: smoothie, pesto, pie, etc. So here is this morning plate: 1 egg from my neighbor’s chicken1 slice of breads with seeds3-4 table spoons of light green pesto If… Continue reading Morning power – egg and light green pesto

Maine dish, Photography

White Moussaka

White Moussaka I love Moussaka, but when you don’t have all the ingredients in the fridge, you adapt the recipe. So this is what I did. My husband loved it and he is a tough judge. It is a simpler recipe and a lot easy to make, but very tasteful. Ingredients: Chicken breastPotatoes2 white onions2… Continue reading White Moussaka

Appetizer, Maine dish, Photography

Baked salmon with parsley sauce

Baked salmon with parsley sauce We all know how healthy salmon is. I love baked salmon. I make it very simple with a lot of lemon juice. Ingredients: Fresh salmonLemon juiceParsley2 tablespoons olive oilSaltPepper Directions: Preheat oven. In a Jena glass baking dish put the salmon add salt, pepper and a lot of lemon juice.… Continue reading Baked salmon with parsley sauce

Desserts, Photography

Corn bread with carob powder

cornbread with carob powder I tried a new version of my mom’s corn bread. I like carob powder because is like having a hot chocolate in everything. This time I used carob powder in corn bread. Try it! You will have a great taste with a beautiful color. Ingredients: 1 cup all- purpose flour1 cup… Continue reading Corn bread with carob powder

Appetizer, Maine dish, Photography

Vegan red bell peppers stuffed with quinoa

Vegan red bell peppers stuffed with quinoa I love stuffed red peppers. I used to make them with meat, but since I am trying to eat less meat, I looked for vegan or vegetarian recipes for stuffed peppers. This one is with the ingredients I had in my kitchen, as always. Ingredients: 3 cups cooked… Continue reading Vegan red bell peppers stuffed with quinoa

Desserts, Photography

Rhubarb Galette with agave syrup

Galette is like a rustic pie. They look rustic and taste amazing. The crust is tender and flaky, the filling bursting with tangy and sweet rhubarb flavor.  So delicious! Galette means flat cake and is used in French cuisine to designate various types of flat round or free from crusty cakes. Ingredients for the crust:… Continue reading Rhubarb Galette with agave syrup

Appetizer, Photography

Focaccia a la Jamie & Gennaro

I watched a video with Jamie & Gennaro and all could think about is focaccia. So the next day I made focaccia a la Jamie & Gennaro.  I made it with red onion, cherry tomatoes and potatoes, because this is what I had in the kitchen when I start making it. It is not as… Continue reading Focaccia a la Jamie & Gennaro