Caprese Chicken Cutlets

December 9, 2014

We are not even in the midst of winter but  the evenings are already cold and dark. When this happens I feel like I have to eat food that reminds me that summer will be here again. Salads are great for lunch but they just don’t cut it when it comes to a main course […]

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Fried Mozzarella & Balsamic Heirloom Tomato Crostini

May 13, 2014

Are you ready to get saucy? I know I am. I am happy to announce that I am one of 30 bloggers competing to represent Saucy Mama in The World Food Championships in Las Vegas in November. I had to create an original recipe using one of the sauces or dressings I was sent in the blogger […]

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Creamy Feta and Roasted Pepper Dip

November 8, 2013
feta dip with veggies

Yesterday I went clothes shopping with my teenage daughter. She convinced me to try on a pair of skinny jeans. Well guess what? They didn’t look so skinny on me. Surprise, surprise! It could be the fact that we have a new kitchen and I feel the need to keep massive amounts of cheese in […]

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Pepperoni Pizza Grilled Cheese

April 8, 2013

Grilled cheese is one of my earliest cooking memories. As a child I would stay at my grandparents’ house a good part of the summer. My grandmother and I would make “toasted cheese sandwiches” on a regular basis. Nana, as I called her, had a grilled cheese maker that she used all the time. This […]

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Black Pepper and Parmesan Frico

February 21, 2012

What do you do when you are given a five pound bag of shredded Parmesan cheese? You make Frico!  Frico is the European version of fried cheese made into a thin and crispy wafer. A few weeks ago, one of our friends who works for a special event catering company gave me a huge five […]

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