Date-Filled Cookies


A Tale of Two Chocolates Cheesecake, #ChocolateParty

Like Lucie’s husband in Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities, most of our spouses are indeed a royal prince (or marquis) in disguise. My Prince David in his Bones baseball cap.(He's responsible for the animations and graphics on the FOX TV show.)...more

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 Valentine's Day Countdown! Heart Shaped Fish Croquettes It's only a few weeks from Valentines Day, so there's no time like RIGHT NOW to start thinking about VD goodies! Especially all you wives out there....more

Sunday Pasta®:Risotto alla Milanese (Two Ways)

Waking up is easy in Italy. No hangovers. No “what have I done” moments. No unattractive surprises. This has nothing to do with excellent wine, superior genes, or meticulous grooming habits....more

Four Ingredient Super Bowl Recipes

Its no secret around here that I love Super Bowl Sunday. Really, I could care less about the football game. Unless the Bears are in it. Yeah. Still could care less. Its all about the food for me. The one day of the year that you can pig out and it is totally socially acceptable. So here are my favorite four ingredient recipes that will make your Super Bowl party one to remember....more

Sunday Pasta®: Lasagna alla Bolognese

We know you’re in there, Mr. Chips. Step away from your vehicle, Senor Guacamole. Come out with your hands up, Mr. Wings.  We don’t want anyone to get hurt. It’s Super Bowl Sunday and there’s a new sheriff in town. His name is Lasagna Bolognese and he’s riding a blazing saddle. And he’s packing major heat too....more

Super Bowl Sunday Flatbread Feast

It's almost time for the Super Bowl, and all of this talk of football teams and championship games got me to thinkin'... Being a food blogger is sort of like playing in a football game, only you play a new game every day. Indulge me here for a minute. Aprons = uniforms: Okay, so I don't always suit up when I'm in the kitchen. It's those times when I go unprotected that I get myself in the biggest messes. Have you ever tried to wash grease out of one of your best t-shirts? ...more
Super bowl is over, but I'll definitely be finding an excuse to make the shrimp pesto flatbread! ...more

Momma's Broccoli & Carrot Soup

Photo by: wbaivI have not been a paragon of blogging or cooking as of late.And, perhaps some other things...However...Tonight, I made soup on the fly tonight and my kids and hubs LOVED IT!...more