Michaela Boyd

Grilled salmon marinated in orange juice, lime juice, tequila, and habanero peppers, then served with a habanero-lime butter.

Grilled salmon marinated in orange juice, lime juice, tequila, and habanero peppers, then served with a habanero-lime butter.

Everything but the kitchen sink … well, almost, with this recipe.  Green beans, yellow wax beans, navy beans, chickpeas, and lots of vegetables (the recipe inspires, the contents of your refrigerator dictate) come together for this hearty soup.

Everything but the kitchen sink … well, almost, with this recipe. Green beans, yellow wax beans, navy beans, chickpeas, and lots of vegetables (the recipe inspires, the contents of your refrigerator dictate) come together for this hearty soup.

Baking mix gets combined with Cheddar cheese, garlic, parsley, Parmesan and milk to make these wonderfully easy biscuits.

Baking mix gets combined with Cheddar cheese, garlic, parsley, Parmesan and milk to make these wonderfully easy biscuits.

Challah, a yeasted egg bread, is made especially easy with the bread machine.

Challah, a yeasted egg bread, is made especially easy with the bread machine.

Sweet grape tomatoes, peppery arugula, and creamy goat cheese get tossed with spicy chicken sausage, pasta, and cannellini beans for a flavor packed treat.

Sweet grape tomatoes, peppery arugula, and creamy goat cheese get tossed with spicy chicken sausage, pasta, and cannellini beans for a flavor packed treat.

Whole wheat bread is jazzed up with flax seed, sunflower seed, and oatmeal to create something truly unique. This is a recipe I formulated for my dear son while he was fighting cancer.

Whole wheat bread is jazzed up with flax seed, sunflower seed, and oatmeal to create something truly unique. This is a recipe I formulated for my dear son while he was fighting cancer.

Don’t bother with soaking and cooking beans for Classic Texas Caviar - the canned variety works well. But skip the bottled dressing, and take a little extra time to measure your own vinegar, oil and spices.

Don’t bother with soaking and cooking beans for Classic Texas Caviar - the canned variety works well. But skip the bottled dressing, and take a little extra time to measure your own vinegar, oil and spices.

This salsa verde is made with green tomatoes and jalapeno peppers, and seasoned with lime juice and cilantro.  If you love to kick up your favorite dishes - this is the perfect sauce!  It is very easy, fast and delicious!

This salsa verde is made with green tomatoes and jalapeno peppers, and seasoned with lime juice and cilantro. If you love to kick up your favorite dishes - this is the perfect sauce! It is very easy, fast and delicious!