Peanut Ziti

Peanut Ziti is a very delicious and easy to make pasta recipe prepared using roasted peanuts, garlic cloves and canned beans of your choice. I love the crunchiness of the peanut and the flavor of the sauteed garlic and chilli in this dish. If you want to prepare something really quick and tasty for your lunch / dinner table then do try out this recipe....more

Baked Potato with Sausage and Arugula Sauce

Friday dance time friends! This week has been HOT (is summer over yet?) and super busy. I mean the kind of busy where when I leave the house, I have so many things running through my head, that I have call a friend to go over to my house to make sure I shut my garage door on my way out. Can anyone relate?...more

Chocolate Ice Cream

My Favorite Tres Leches Cake

My Partner in Crime says I made the perfect ginger snap cookie. They were crisp on the outside and chewy and moist on the inside.  He said they were a perfect ten.  The only problem is, I can't remember exactly how I made them.  One of these days I'll get it right again, and then I will publish the recipe. ...more

5 MUST TRY Zucchini Recipes

It’s Meatless Monday! Do you have zucchini running out of your ears from your summer garden? Are you running out of recipe ideas?Here are 5 MUST TRY Zucchini Recipes:(Just click on the pictures to get the recipes)...more

Muffin Melts

This is an oldie but goodie. It’s one of my favorite breakfasts OF ALL TIME! These Muffin Melts are perfect for preparing the night before and take just minutes to bake in the morning.  All you do is smear the prepared spread on the English Muffins and pop in the oven. The result is nothing short of perfection....more

The Secret to AWESOME Iced Coffee

I've been told that I make some great coffee. Which is funny since I loathed the stuff until I was pregnant with Little Man. That's right..I CRAVED coffee hard core during my pregnancies with both boys. So much so, I tried to trick my body with chocolate milk since I couldn't have a ton of coffee.Spoiler alert: chocolate milk does not equal coffee. EVER.And now I HAVE to have my coffee. Like I try not to talk too much in the mornings to anyone until I've had a sip or two because I'm cranky and love sleep and need coffee to help me function in the mornings....more

Summer Cocktails You Need to Try

One of my favorite things to do in the summer is sit out on a bar or restaurant patio and have a summer cocktail. But it can also be fun to make them yourself. If you’re having a BBQ or get together, it can be super fun to whip these up with your friends. It’s a great way to take advantage of the nice weather, and those fruity drinks always seem to taste better outside on a gorgeous day. Today I’m sharing a round-up of summer cocktails you need to try!...more

Hot and Spicy Italian Beef

This is a fun and spicy take on traditional Italian Beef. My husband is obsessed with all things beef and it was a true testament to how good these sandwiches were, because he actually ate the leftovers. *Gasp* He hardly ever eats leftovers, which makes me crazy, but these leftovers were gobbled up in no time....more

Best Green Beans Ever