Italian Sausage Bread

Okay I’ll admit it… would have been easier to just go to our “usual place” and pick up sausage bread with our raviolis for New Years, but that just wouldn’t be as much fun as this. This is a messy recipe that takes time and patience, but if you can get through it you’ll end … Continue reading

Artichoke Turkey Meatballs

All my mini meatball fans….check this out! ARTICHOKE TURKEY MEATBALLS!!! Yup, I have to try this with regular meatballs, because the turkey ones are AMAZING. How do I know? Well I ate like 6 as I was putting them into a container…haha…what…I have to try the food before I serve it to my guests….no? Speaking … Continue reading

Flourless Blondie Brownies

I know its been FOREVER since I posted anything, but its been awhile since I have tried anything NEW, and in this case extremely experimental.  My cousin, told my Aunt, told my Mom (haha) that her kids just LOVE these blondie brownies. Now you’re saying, “Duh! What kid doesn’t like brownies? I forgot to tell … Continue reading

Zucchini Omelet

For those who don’t know already I’ve been on Weight Watchers since later January. Every week they handout a small newsletter containing important diet tips and my favorite…..RECIPES!!! This one in particular caught my eye….not just because I had had breakfast yet haha. The recipe was for a ZUCCHINI, BASIL, GOAT CHEESE OMELET. It was … Continue reading

Spaghetti Squash Aioli w/ Broccoli & Chicken

About a week ago I had the pleasure dining with two of my friends at Paolo’s in Charlestown, MA while I was visiting for the weekend. I was looking at the menu and just about to give into my carb craving for pasta when I noticed I could order my “pasta dish” with SPAGHETTI SQUASH! … Continue reading

Basil Butter

For those who know me my family grows ALOT of basil!! It is my obsession every summer, well that, BBQ’s and getting my tan on. We always grow more basil than we can cook with, last year I made several batches of PESTO to freeze. This year it will be BASIL BUTTER and PESTO. Honestly, … Continue reading

Parmesan-Almond Breaded Pork Chops

Obviously, by now we all know I love trying new recipes and, I try to be healthy (minus my Pinot Grigio intake haha). So, I was definitely excited when my mother’s cardiologist recommended that she start reading Wheat Belly its a book that helps you get started on a wheat-free diet. Don’t get me wrong, I’m … Continue reading

Pesto & Tomato Grilled Cheese

I know, I know…..I’ve been a slacker when it comes to blogging, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been cooking!! A little over a week ago I made PESTO & TOMATO GRILLED CHEESE for the family and I for lunch. These were DELISH! I may even try to make these again this weekend. What you’ll … Continue reading