Tag Archives: blue cheese

Book Club Treats

I had the pleasure of hosting book club last month and made some fun treats that were gobbled up. My goal was to make simple/quick items that had very few ingredients but still packed a lot of punch in the flavor department. Oh, and I had a very small budget, so the ingredients had to […]

Grilled Balsamic Skirt Steak with Sauteed Baby Spinach and Tomato-Vidalia-Blue Cheese Salad

Let me start this post out by saying how I am so ready for my tomato plants to start producing! I strongly dislike buying fresh tomatoes at the grocery store. They never really taste as good as I’d like. Thankfully I found some organic ones on sale for this recipe and they were decently tasty. […]

Blue Cheese-Stuffed Chicken with Buffalo Sauce

Good combination = blue cheese, chicken and buffalo sauce. Kinda like chicken wings. It’s even better with panko bread crumbs on the chicken. Everything is better with panko. Trust me. Here’s my confession on this recipe – I made the buffalo sauce that is included in the recipe and then it fell off the burner […]

Herbed Balsamic Chicken with Blue Cheese

So I’m trying to get back into healthier cooking as I try and shed this last 15 pounds to get back to my pre-pregnancy weight. I haven’t been very good with what I’ve been eating lately (I mean, can’t you tell?) and this is the beginning of my effort to rectify that. This is a […]

Stilton and Pear Salad

So my favorite salad in town is at Zax’s and it consists of blue cheese (Gorgonzola, I believe), candied pecans, pears, mixed salad greens and a simple vinaigrette. It’s pretty simple so I decided to try and recreate it at home for me and some friends. I went off of a recipe that I found […]