Fiadone Abruzzese

    It’s been awhile since I posted. Family life has kept me busy and away from the blog. Easter is almost here and wanted to share with you an old family recipe that is usually baked at Easter time. My children wait anxiously for this savoury pastry. It only takes one bite! I will […]

Fruit for Dessert

    Our New Year’s Eve Party was kicked off with this delicious fruit platter. I wanted to incorporate pomegrante into our menu as this delicious fruit symbolizes prosperity and is considered a “good luck” food on New Years. I tried my best to incorporate good luck food into the menu of our New Years […]

Happy New Year!

  Well, we say good bye to 2016 and now say hello to 2017! 2016 has been hard for a few. We have lost quite a few icons. We must stay positive and welcome 2017 with open arms. I had a small dinner party with family at my home. I like to skip the hustle […]

Soup and Bread Rolls

        Comfort food has made it through our kitchen the minute Fall rolled in late September. As mentioned in my previous blog posts, now that Fall has arrived, we have designated one day a week for soup night. This week I made Potato Leek Soup with a side of stuffed bread rolls. I […]

Rosemary Crostini

  Have you ever had crostini? Crostini is a toasted bread infused with olive oil. Once complete, it almost tastes like a cracker. Perfect on its own or accompanied with a dip, cheese, salami the options are endless. A package at the grocery store is so expensive. Why buy it when it’s so easy to […]

Vegetarian Nachos

    Some nights can be quite hectic around my house. Running errands after work, working late or going to late night appointments. There’s no excuse to eat out of a box. We love making these vegetarian nachos. Easy, quick and so delicious! 1 bag of your favorite nacho chips 1 can of black beans, […]

Guacamole Dip

      This dip is so delicious served with tortilla chips, tostitos, on a piece of toast, multigrain cracker or veggies. I love serving several dips as a pre-dinner nibble when I am hosting an event.   Guacamole Dip 3 ripe avocados 1/2 small onion juice of one lime 6 cherry tomatoes, seeded and […]

Layered Nacho Dip

    This layered nacho dip has been a go to recipe for years. Not only do I make this for parties, my kids make this for a snack. Easy as pie and oh so tasty. I will assure you, your guests will not leave this bowl. It’s that kind of dip that you cannot […]