Arugula Cannellini Salad

Arugula Cannellini Beans Salad is a fresh and healthy salad recipe that can be served for lunch / dinner. It satisfies your taste bud, giving you the enough nutrition required. This is quick and easy and perfect summer salad....more

16 Cold Summer Treats

From fresh popsicles to drinks and smoothies, to lots of gelato...to stay cool this summer!http://www.italiangirlcooks.com/cold-summer-treats/...more

STRAWBERRY FROZEN YOGURT CUBES {TWO INGREDIENTS}

Escape the dog-days of summer this weekend with these Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Cubes....more

Homemade Salted Caramel Sauce {step by step}

Full step by step instructions and pictures here....more

Lemon Orzo - Quick and Easy

Lemon Orzo is a quick, flavorful, delicious pasta recipe that can be served alone or as side with soup for lunch / dinner. I love the texture and aroma of this dish. Whenever we visit Walmart I make sure that I get packet of Orzo....more

Skinny Lemonade

It's hot out here in Georgia. Now I know out West, y'all think 95 degrees here in Georgia is nothing compared to your hot summer days of 112 and up. However, you have to remember that we have this thing called humidity out here. And add that humidity factor in and our measly 95 degrees shoots up another 5 to 10 degrees.It's like opening your door and walking into an outdoor sauna. Those clean dry clothes you put on for work 5 minutes ago are now finding themselves drenched with sweat, sticking to your now wet body, and you feel like you can't breathe because of the stifling heat. And we're supposed to get up to 100 degrees this week!...more

National Daiquiri Day is Saturday! Try One of These 14 Cocktail Recipes

Have a daiquiri or two at your BBQ, backyard or party Saturday and celebrate National Daiquiri Day. -PJ Gach...more

Sauteed Portobello and Mango Salsa Tostadas

 I have always loved Portobellos. While living in Madrid we used to have mushrooms frequently as an animal protein substitute. After moving to Chicago we’ve seldom had them as the cost is absurd (approx. 4x more per pound than in Spain!). ...more

Toast with Yogurt and Berries

Yogurt on toast is the next BIG thing. I completely agree with Rochelle Bilow, Associate Web Editor for Bon Appetit Magazine, in her article: Yogurt Toast: It’s a Thing, and You Should Get In On It. It really is not as crazy as it sounds. I mean think about it, we use cream cheese, so why not yogurt?!...more

Crispy Cast Iron Potatoes

Crispy Cast Iron PotatoesCrispy Cast Iron Potatoes....thinly sliced potatoes arranged in a cast iron skillet. Flavoured with olive oil and herbs and baked until golden and crispy. Perfect side for any meat, but especially good with steak....more