Raspberry Brie Tartlets

Halloween has come and gone.I was all geared up for Halloween this year because the hubby was going to hand out treats while I relaxed in front of a scary movie.  Such a great plan, right?Well, the weather turned wicked on Halloween!Pumpkins were dusted in snow, there were snow squalls and winds up to 70mph.Trick or treaters were few and far between AND it took both of us to hand out treats....more

Ham Frittata with Asparagus, Grape Tomatoes, Chives & Brie

Despite buying the smallest ham I could find, we were left with leftovers from our Easter dinner this past Sunday.  To spice up our leftovers, I decided to make a frittata on Monday for dinner.  I love making frittatas because they're incredibly quick, easy, and utilize ingredients that are readily available in a well-stocked pantry/larder.  I like to keep holiday dinners simple because a.) I'm the one doing all of the cooking, and b.) I'd rather spend quality time with family than be a slave to the kitchen, fussing over elaborate meal preparations....more