Month: June 2012

Chicken, Main Dish

Tuscan-Style Chicken Cutlets with Creamy Spinach

I got this recipe from  Rachael Ray’s Cookbook, “Comfort Foods 30-Minute Meals”.   It was simple to make and came together quickly.  We really like this, the crunchy chicken and the creamy spinach with just a touch of lemon.  Made for an easy week night dinner. Servings: 4 1 1/2 pounds chicken breast cutlets 2 […]


Chocolate cake for Father’s Day

  In Lebanon, we celebrate Father’s day on the 21st of June, and not like the majority of countries on the third Sunday of June. It is said that Lebanon and the whole area used to celebrate mother’s day on the third Sunday of May, and consequently father’s day on the third Sunday of June […]


Dawn’s Recipes: Antipasto Tuna Grinder

This tuna sandwich has a lot of ingredients but they are ingredients I already have in the fridge as we love all these Mediterranean flavors.  I had come across a recipe that layered all these ingredient on a baguette roll.  It was good BUT it was hard to eat as the crusty baguette roll made […]


Dawn’s Recipes: Avocado Black Bean Salsa

This is one recipe I will make several times during the summer.  I’ve posted this recipe before but it’s worth a reminder as it’s an all time favorite.  I’ll be making it this weekend for Father’s Day as it will make a great appetizer before the hamburgers and brats hit the grill.  It’s colorful, fresh […]

WI Restaurants

Simple breakfast & lunch cafe

I haven’t posted lately as I haven’t made any thing worth sharing.  I tried again tonight and made a new recipe for marinaded steak but both my husband and I didn’t like it.  Oh well, the salad tasted good.  Since I don’t have any new recipes to share I though I would share a little […]


Baked Fish & Potatoes

Summer has officially started here in Lebanon, temperatures have been slowly rising. It’s time for getting together with friends, enjoying outdoor activities, concerts, and welcoming the smells of barbecues that start drifting through the neighborhoods.  This baked fish and potatoes dish is perfect for those summer nights, when you don’t want to spend hours in […]