Summer Bounty Tacos

Wondering what to make for lunch today, I searched my vegetable bin in the refrigerator and came up with a zucchini, an ear of corn, cremini mushrooms, grape tomatoes, and an onion. I decided to pull that all together to sauté and make tacos on corn tortillas. This is a great lunch or dinner if…

Avocado Toast with Tomatoes and Raw Slivered Almonds

It’s always nice to enjoy a satisfying lunch that is also a very healthy lunch … it’s great to feel satisfied without breaking the calorie bank. I was out this morning for an appointment, which I actually showed up to 24 hours early. Ooops, my nail appointment was actually scheduled for tomorrow. No worries, Nina…

Avocado, Sun-dried Tomato and Goat Cheese Toasts

Today, I made a healthy lunch that consisted of nothing more than two slices of Rustica bread from Trader Joe’s that I toasted, an avocado, two tablespoons of sun-dried tomatoes and two tablespoons of goat cheese. There were no added seasonings, no sauces, just fresh ground pepper. The only “sauce” that made it onto my…

Couscous with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes and Parmesan Shavings

Today, when I opened the refrigerator, a dish of leftover couscous and another dish of leftover roasted cherry tomatoes were staring back at me. I decided to put them together in a bowl, reheat it and that would become lunch. Sometimes, I just don’t feel like a sandwich, and today was one of those days….