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Happy Father’s Day to all the wonderful dad’s that love, encourage, inspire and make their children feel like they are true super stars every day of their lives! I am blessed to say that I have two amazing men in my life who have encouraged and helped shape not only my journey but the future […]


Who says potato salad is just a side dish? Certainly not me! I love a potato salad that is so much more than just  potato and mayo. This recipe for Salmon Asparagus Potato Salad is a perfect example of a potato salad that could be an entire meal. I love experimenting with some of my […]


Across the country, it’s already getting hot. Summer is rapidly approaching and what’s the best thing to do in the summer? Grilling! And what goes perfectly with grilling? Any number of potato salad recipes! The Sunday Supper Movement team is so proud and excited to have partnered with Idaho® Potatoes this week, to present our Potato […]


It is so true that life is a journey.  As I write this post, I can’t help but reflect on how much my life has changed over the past two years.  I chuckle a bit as I continue to be amazed as to how this all has happened and come about.  Although it all began […]


One of the perks of being a blogger is that you receive many cookbooks.  You have no idea how exciting it is for someone like me to open up the mailbox and see that large yellow envelope knowing that there is a cookbook inside.  Yes, this is the kind of stuff that sends my heart […]


Happy Labor Day Weekend!  At our house, we love this weekend for many reasons.  Ron and I were married 22 years ago on this day and Reis was born on Labor Day Weekend.  That stinker waited 3 minutes to be born on our anniversary.   This is also the second week for the boys football […]


I love salads.  I could eat them every day and honestly, do most days.  The only person that I can think of that loves salads more than me is my daughter Alex.  This summer, I had the pleasure of working with Alex.  It came as quite a surprise to both of us but we really […]


  I am a believer in having simple ingredients shine in my dishes.  I think it comes from my Portuguese background.  The Portuguese don’t cook with heavy sauces or fancy dressing.  Their food is very simple and that simplicity lets the natural beauty and flavors in food truly shine. This recipe for Spinach Chicken Pasta […]


Enoki Mushrooms & Pine Nut Quinoa #SundaySupper

June 9, 2013
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It seems like just yesterday, I was so worried when my oldest was leaving for college.   Letting go, was not an easy task for this momma.  It’s been two years since that summer and not only have I survived, I can honestly tell you that it has been a wonderful experience watching Alexandra grow […]

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White Asparagus and Salmon Spring Salad #SundaySupper

March 17, 2013
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I have been dreaming of White Asparagus & Salmon Salad – Spring is in the air where we live…Florida.  While I am still watching snowy pictures go by on social media channels, we are fortunate enough to live in a State that the temperature is just perfect. This is the time of year that Floridians […]

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