Grilling Spree

Memorial Day marks the official first weekend of summer and unofficial grilling season. After a long, cold winter I was pretty excited to get outside and flex my grilling muscles so I went on a bit of a spree. I grilled avocado for guacamole, I grilled bacon for breakfast, and I even tried grilling fruit. But the best dish we had all weekend was the grilled pizza....more

Homemade Ricotta

This past weekend was packed full of so many great things.  We spent lots of time with friends & neighbors, hung out with each other, made a few new family memories and enjoyed some good food.  Sunday evening was especially nice for me - the boys were off doing their thing and I had a little time to get creative in my kitchen....more

A pizza and beer party


A Summertime Favorite: Grilled Pizza

Our home is a pizza house. We both love pizza, our dogs even get a little crazy around a hot pizza. They beg for our crusts, we might condone this. When we pick up a pie, it normally costs us around $20. We're not extravagant, we don't eat specialty pizzas (most of the time) we're pretty happy with a cheese pizza. If we really want to put something on it, we'll add it at home. Since pizza is so expensive at the pizzarias we like to order from, we try to make it at home as much as possible. ...more

Hot Weather Gourmet: Grilled Pizzettes with White Truffle Oil

To celebrate Meatless Monday this week, we decided to make gourmet vegetarian ...more

Sorry for the delayed response, I wanted to make sure I got the name of the vegan cheese I love ...more

Weekend Menu Planning: Grilled Pizza for National Barbecue Month!

Last week we focused on tips for grilling fish and chicken, and next up for National Barbecue Month is grilled pizza! Let me start by confessing that I've never made grilled pizza myself, so if you haven't heard of cooking pizza on a grill, we can learn this together! ...more

I haven't had any pizza in a few weeks and this made me so hungry for some nice pizza.

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