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Fusilli With Lemon Basil Pesto {Gluten Free & Vegan}

So easy and so yummy! Plus it’s vegan and gluten free, and everyone will enjoy it. You can put it over regular pasta, too if you don’t need to use gluten free, but I would suggest still using fusilli. I like to make this on Sunday night and then divide it up into containers for… Continue reading Fusilli With Lemon Basil Pesto {Gluten Free & Vegan}

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What’s Your Favorite Disney World Restaurant?

The last time I was to the Disney parks was in college. One of my very close friends, Vikki is not only a fabulous journalist, food blogger for Jersey Bites and cook, but she is also a Disney travel consultant. After several years of saying she would get me to go to Disney with her,… Continue reading What’s Your Favorite Disney World Restaurant?

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Eggplant Parmesan {Traditional}

Eggplant Parmesan is one of my favorite dishes. The tender eggplant covered in crispy bread crumbs topped with homemade sauce and bubbling mozzarella is the perfect dinner. There are so many variations of eggplant parm recipes that I feel where ever you go it comes differently, and tastes differently. Heck, I even make it several… Continue reading Eggplant Parmesan {Traditional}

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“This, Is Your Garden on Steroids”

I thought my garden looked good until I saw my Dad’s the other day. Wow! The plants are out-of-control. As I’ve previously mentioned, I bought a tad bit too many plants (really, just a tad…) and brought the rest of what I couldn’t fit down to my Dad in New Jersey, as abirthday present so… Continue reading “This, Is Your Garden on Steroids”

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Follow The Adirondack Chick on Foursquare!

I’m so excited to share a new feature for our readers (!) — you can now get personal tips on where to eat, shop, play, drink and visit in the Adirondacks and beyond from me on Foursquare when you check-in to locations I’ve left suggestions at! All you have to do is be a registered… Continue reading Follow The Adirondack Chick on Foursquare!

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Watermelon, Watermelon, Where Are All My Other Plants?

My garden has been overtaken by watermelons — a lot of watermelons. Their vines are creeping all my garden meshing into the peppers, eggplants and pretty much interlocking with the butternut squash, pumpkins and cantaloupe. There are about four or five that look like the one above and about a dozen smaller ones starting. I’m… Continue reading Watermelon, Watermelon, Where Are All My Other Plants?

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Reason #259 Why I Love Trader Joe’s: Sweet & Salty Dark Chocolate Almonds

Every Friday on my way back home, I stop at the Trader Joe’s to pick up my gluten-free bread. This time I decided to take a stroll through their chocolate section. Big mistake! My new reason for loving their store? Sea salt and turbinado sugar sprinkled dark chocolate almonds.  Oh my gosh, they are amazing.… Continue reading Reason #259 Why I Love Trader Joe’s: Sweet & Salty Dark Chocolate Almonds