Ham, Asparagus & Egg Crepes Benedict

Ham, Asparagus & Egg Crepes Benedict is the perfect brunch recipe. A lightened hollandaise sauce makes this egg and crepe recipe perfect for a special occasion like Mother's Day. For as long as I can remember, my Dad has made the best eggs Benedict, ever! His hollandaise is like no other, … [Read more...]

Hashbrown Potato Nests with Smoked Salmon

Hashbrown Potato Nests with Smoked Salmon is a beautiful appetizer to serve for a Mother’s Day celebration. The crisp potato nests cradle a sour cream caper sauce topped with smoked salmon. My Mother’s Day present is coming a week late this year. I get to go to Miami for a blogging conference all … [Read more...]

Black Rice Salad with Mango and Peaches

Black Rice Salad with Mango and Peaches is a delicious and beautiful rice salad. Black rice, also known as forbidden rice or purple rice, gives this dish a gorgeous array of colors that match the scrumptious flavor. As unbelievable as it is, there are times I cannot think of a single thing to … [Read more...]

Ham Salad (Low Calorie, Low Fat)

Take your leftover ham and make a delicious, lightened Ham Salad .  It is one of my favorite sandwiches, plus it is low calorie and low fat.   Ham salad is usually my request for Mother's Day.  I know you are probably thinking, "Ham salad, what is special about that?".   There really is … [Read more...]

Lemon Scones with Rosemary (Low Calorie)

Lemon Scones with Rosemary are light and fluffy and the perfect accompaniment to a tea or brunch. These low fat scones will make any Mother's Day celebration special. Pin Lemon Scones with Rosemary here.   You cannot have a Mother's Day Tea without scones.  It just isn't right.  These … [Read more...]