appetizers

Strawberry Basil Feta Skewers

July 9, 2017

In the summer, I love hanging out with a drink and a few appetizers. Entertaining doesn’t have to be fancy or complicated so I always keep some ingredients in my fridge to whip something up on short notice that goes well with a cocktail. As a matter of fact, these strawberry basil feta skewers are also […]

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Sweet Sriracha Almonds #SundaySupper

May 21, 2017

This weekend I am happy to say that I have been enjoying some time in Orlando. I’m at the Food and Wine Conference by Sunday Supper. Tonight we will have a live twitter chat from Tapa Toro so our #SundaySupper theme this week is small bites. I am excited to eat at this fabulous restaurant […]

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Savory Cauliflower Flan with Cheddar Crisps & Bacon #MakeItWithMilk #FWCon

May 12, 2017

If you don’t like cauliflower, I am going to change the way you think about this pale colored vegetable. I have been on a cauliflower craze lately. I’ve made roasted cauliflower, buffalo cauliflower and even tried cauliflower pizza. But this time I really hit the bomb. This cauliflower flan is so good I think I might need […]

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Mini Taco Bowl Bites #SundaySupper

April 30, 2017

This week on Sunday Supper, the tastemakers are featuring easy Cinco de Mayo recipes. I am always excited to make any type of Mexican food. But to me, Cinco de Mayo should be a party so I decided to go with these little taco bowl bites.  They are perfect to serve at any party but especially […]

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Prosciutto and Blue Cheese Pear Bites #SundaySupper

February 12, 2017

This week, Sunday Supper is all about fancy appetizers. The Grammys are tonight and the Academy Awards are right around the corner. Truthfully, I am not a big awards show watcher but I will use any excuse to have a party.  I’m always up for inviting friends over and having some cocktails. Many of the parties I […]

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Baked Buffalo Cauliflower Recipe

February 1, 2017

Let’s just pretend you did not hear the word cauliflower. Now let’s talk about food for the big game on Sunday. You’re probably thinking pizza, chili, hoagies, French fries, chicken wings and tacos. Should I mention more? These are things my husband and most men would want while watching the big game. And my husband is very lucky (and […]

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Balsamic Blueberry Caprese Salad

May 6, 2016
Blueberry Caprese Salad

One week and I am headed off to The Food and Wine Conference in Orlando presented by Sunday Supper. Woooohooo! I think it may be 10 days since I have seen the sun and I am really looking forward to some Florida sunshine. This is my second year going to the conference and last year […]

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Preserved Lemon and Caper Shrimp

March 11, 2015
Preserved Lemon and Caper Shrimp

I jumped on the scale the other day and thought someone was playing a joke on me. I turned quickly and thought my husband or son had their foot on the edge on the scale. There was no foot to be found. Husband? Son? Daughter? Dog? Nope! Just me and my big ole butt. How could […]

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The Best Meatball Recipe from It Ain’t Sauce It’s Gravy

January 29, 2015
meatballs

I hope you are hungry because today we are talking meatballs. Let me first tell you that I am a meatball snob. I very rarely order them at a restaurant. Back in the summer I had the opportunity to go to a wonderful media dinner at Martorano’s in Atlantic City.  Boy, does Steve Martorano know how […]

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Take A Bite Out Of Italy Nachos

June 26, 2014
Italian Bite Nachos

Are you watching the World Cup? Our house is filled with soccer fans and the games are the only thing on our TV. I have a twelve year old son who just can’t get enough soccer. He plays it, practices it, reads about it and watches it. But you can’t watch the World Cup without snacks right? […]

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