March 9, 2014

Having friends for the weekend is always fun as it allows me to be a bit more creative in the...

February 25, 2014

Trying to add a new flavor during the week is rather challenging but not impossible. As you may...

January 15, 2014

Fish: I can ever get enough of it. We have a few favorite, but salmon is always our run to for...

January 13, 2014

Brillat-Savarin once said “ Poultry is for the cook what canvas is for the painter”. I truly...

April 16, 2013

Sunday night has always been a special night in my family, and now that the weather is permitting,...

June 11, 2012

Our travels has taken us to Dubai and surrounding area numerous times. Each time we fell in love...

May 22, 2012

The pork recipe is a combination of two recipes from old Italian cook books, modified to suit our...

May 22, 2012

Last night dinner was a combination of old and new recipes. After having all sorts of homemade...

May 15, 2012

After a wonderful two weeks of celebrating my birthday, I am finally back into my kitchen. As I am...

April 27, 2012

As a mom, I have to say, I have been very fortunate that my son loves vegetables, green vegetables...

February 28, 2012

We just had a long weekend, so we took advantage to go to Northern California and visit my mom. My...

February 7, 2012

Fish… is all I could think since this morning when I got up at 4 am. We have not had fish in so...

February 6, 2012

As I was having my daily conversation with my mom today, she was describing this great dish with...

December 5, 2011

Spezzatino. Those were magic words that I was raised listening to from my mom, grandmother and...

November 9, 2011

Simplicity is key in most of my recipes, and what a perfect example Roasted Chicken with Potatoes...

October 24, 2011

It was overcast today, and what a perfect occasion to make soup. This is my first experiment...

October 24, 2011

I made the potatoes in 2 8-inch skillets instead of 12”. It was a test. By doing so I saved a good...

October 24, 2011

This is my 150th post. What a wonderful fun journey! I have enjoyed it immensely and I am looking...

October 22, 2011

After spilling my three cups of espresso this morning, I decided that I should fix breakfast...

October 21, 2011

This posting was not posted on Tuesday October 18, 2011, so here it is now. Throughout the years I...

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