Cobb Salad Pizza with Homemade Pizza Dough

This recipe stemmed from my desire to make pizzeria style pizza crusts; the kind that the House of Pizza around the corner makes.  These crusts are thin in the middle but puffy around the edges, light and airy on the inside yet crusty and chewy on the outside.  I have wanted to try the Thin Crust Pizza recipe from America’s Test Kitchen for a while and finally decided to do so.  I’m so glad I did, because it yields exa...more

Namaste Foods Gluten Free Pizza Crust Mix

Before I was gluten free, I once bought a bag of Bob's Red Mill Gluten Free Pizza Crust Mix at Big Lots.  I had been using the brand for clean baking products and decided to give it a shot since it was so cheap.  It wasn't bad, and I continued to buy it after changing my diet....more

The less glamourous aspects of travel

I’m no world traveller, but I do get around a bit more than I have in the past, and I’m starting to learn that solo work travelling isn’t as glamourous as I may have thought it would be....more

Pizza Nachos to Mediterranean Nachos…… TaylorMade Style

My Kids love pizza and they also love nachos so I decided to give them both in one dish.  Actually, I had no idea what I was going to make for dinner in 15 min. and then I remembered I had some leftover marinara from the night before, a 1/2 bag of cheese and a bag a tortilla chips that my chipaholic son hadn't found in the pantry..Pizza Nachos = Double score for Mom!!!...more

Amazing Breakfast Pizza

Now this... this is breakfast.... A Breakfast pizza that EVERYONE in the family will love. Yes. This is it.We eat this for breakfast, lunch and dinner and reheating it makes it leftovers to die for! Trust me, your family will thank you!What you will need:...more

Pizza - Ramen Noodle Gourmet Pizza

My two (2) kids' & I worked at a 'private ALF' (the kids' has since have been able to retire); they were L'il Bleau & Princess & me, myself & I.  The two (2) owners' of the ALF forgot to buy food for a special Christmas Dinner (they weren't there all week);  I was limited w/dry food & canned goods were null.  NO food in the fridge/freezer either.  So I did the best I could w/the below; I was dancing around telling every one we were having a "Special Christmas Pizza P...more

Chicken, bacon, mushroom & artichoke pizza

This recipe reminds me of my husband's favorite pizza from our local pizzeria. It's a delicious pizza with the tastiest combination of ingredients. I hope you check it out at Please stop by and visit my kitchen at for this and many more of my recipes. Hope to see you soon! ...more