Diva Tasting: Rosemary Grilled Lemon Chicken…

Ingredients 1/2 Cup Butter 1/2 Cup Fresh Rosemary 3 Cloves Garlic Minced 1 Lg. Lemon, Zested 1/4 Cup Fresh Lemon Juice 6 (6 Ounce) Boneless Chicken Breast Halves Salt And Pepper To Taste Marinade: 1/4 Cup Additional Lemon Juice, 1 Cup Ginger Ale; 2 Tablespoons Chopped Fresh Rosemary, 1/2 Cup Olive Oil...Whisk until blended and …

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Diva Musing: Decisions…

This quote came to my alter ego  the other night while meditating...."My life is but a canvas showing all the colors and brush strokes of my decisions." The Queen of the Cosmos Isn't it true though?  We are each a brilliant thread in the tapestry of the Universe.  Well....some are more the background (supporting cast) …

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Diva Tasting: Linguine & Clam Sauce…

A great, fast, dish if you have friends and family coming in this weekend to celebrate the 4th of July.   Linguine and Clam Sauce Ingredients 1/2 Cup Olive Oil 1 Large Onion, Chopped 4 Cloves Garlic, Minced 1 Pinch Red Pepper Flakes, Or To Taste 2 Cups Half-And-Half Cream 4 (6.5 Ounce) Cans Minced …

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Diva Musing: Family and the 4th of July….

I remember one of my most fun times of the year were national holiday celebrations.  We had one of those " Great Dads" who took us to the lake or had a picnic at home in the back yard.  He'd pull out his latest meat smoker, grille or whatever contraption the occasion called for that …

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Diva Tasting: 4th of July Picnic Menu….

4th of July Picnic Menu… Make sure you have out plenty of condiments for everyone to put on their burgers and dogs. You can put diced onions, relish, mustard ketchup etc. in large muffing cups near the buns so everyone gets what they want to build their own. POTATO SALAD: Ingredients 6 Eggs 10 Red …

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Diva Tasting: Salad with Asian Dressing…

Dinner Salad: 1 lg Bag spring greens 1 Pt Cherry Tomatoes 1/2 LB. Snow Peas 1/2 Cup Dried Cranberries 1 Small Purple Onion Diced 1 LG Mango Diced Place all ingredients in a large salad bowl and toss with Asian Dressing just before serving. ASIAN GINGER DRESSING Ingredients: 3 Cloves Garlic, Minced 2 Tablespoons Minced …

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Diva Musing: Breakfast at the Watering Hole…..

After I meditate and leave for the day, I usually eat a light breakfast before work... as I often don't get to stop, even for a comfort break, all day.  Recently I've started going to the Taco Bell near here.  I sit and send my morning motivational texts to friends and family, while listening to …

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Diva Tasting: Orange Chicken and Southern Peach Cobbler….

Orange Herb Roasted Chicken Ingredients 1 Cup Chicken Broth 1 (4 Pound) Whole Chicken, Rinsed And Patted Dry 1/2 Cup Butter, Cut Into 1 Tablespoon Sized Pieces 2 Navel Oranges, Halved Salt And Pepper To Taste 4 Cloves Garlic, Minced 1/2 Cup Butter, Melted 2 Sprigs Fresh Rosemary 2 Sprigs Fresh Thyme 2 Sprigs Fresh …

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Diva Musing: I found a good calorie counter….

I was looking for an online calorie counter and found this great website below. I looked up the calories and fat in an apple fritter and almost stroked from seeing it!!!! I have got to do better. If you are on a ...” I've Got To Do Better”….kick use this as a good tool to …

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Diva Tasting: CHICKEN WITH BALSAMIC REDUCTION…

CHICKEN WITH BALSAMIC REDUCTION Ingredients 1/2 Cup Balsamic Vinegar 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil 1 Tablespoon Dijon Mustard, Or More To Taste 2 Clove Garlic, Or More To Taste, Minced Salt And Freshly Ground Pepper To Taste 4 Large Skinless, Boneless Chicken Breast Halves 1 Pint Cherry Tomatoes, Halved 1 Lemon, Zested And Juiced Directions Mix …

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