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Recipes To Try This Month

Italian Bread Pudding with Vanilla Sauce

Italian Bread Pudding with Vanilla Sauce

This Italian bread pudding recipe is a very simple and easy to make bread pudding. It uses stale bread, golden raisins, eggs, sugar and milk which is baked in the oven and topped with a rich sweetened condensed milk sauce.  Bread pudding is a dish 

Easy Mini Cheesecake Bites

Easy Mini Cheesecake Bites

These easy mini cheesecake bites are going to be your new best friend once you give them a try. Good old fashioned cheesecake doesn’t get the credit it deserves and I’m here to change that with these mini cheesecakes! Normally baking a full cheesecake can 

Roasted Cauliflower and Potatoes with Turmeric

Roasted Cauliflower and Potatoes with Turmeric

Roasted cauliflower with potatoes and turmeric is one of my favorite ways to eat cauliflower. Cauliflower is such a versatile vegetable already but adding it to a sheet pan with potatoes and spices and then roasting it, tastes unbelievable. This roasted cauliflower and potato recipe 

Spaghetti with Pork Bolognese Sauce

Spaghetti with Pork Bolognese Sauce

Spaghetti with pork bolognese has to be one of the all time most comforting foods. It reminds me of Sunday suppers growing up in a large Italian family where everyone would gather at my grandmother’s house for dinner. It has wonderful memories and tastes so 

Italian Baked Zucchini

Italian Baked Zucchini

Italian baked zucchini is a quick meal that anyone can make and everyone will love. What is not to love about zucchini, marinara and cheese! Italian Baked Zucchini is a delicious way to make zucchini and definitely a zucchini recipe to keep in your repertoire. 


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The Best Essential Pie Crust

The Best Essential Pie Crust

The best essential pie crust is my absolute favorite all butter pie crust recipe. It is extremely versatile and can be used for sweet or savory dishes. Having an amazing, easy and versatile pie crust recipe is so important. I have tried many pie crust 

Moist And Fluffy Ricotta Pancakes

Moist And Fluffy Ricotta Pancakes

Moist and fluffy ricotta pancakes are the ultimate pancake breakfast. This is the dish you want to make to really up your pancake game. The ricotta pancakes are tall and fluffy and the sweet ricotta adds a beautiful background note and richness. They are basically 

Cuban Style Ropa Vieja

Cuban Style Ropa Vieja

Cuban ropa vieja (which translates to old clothes in Spanish) is a delicious dish of shredded meat that is tender and full of flavor. The meat is cooked on the stovetop for hours to get the meat really tender and easy to shred. Peppers, onions 

Best Ever Italian Pasta Salad

Best Ever Italian Pasta Salad

This best ever Italian pasta salad is really going to change the way you think about pasta salad because it is so good. Though the ingredients are simple and similar to other pasta salad recipes, the techniques when making this dish is what really makes 

Thai Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Thai Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Thai chicken lettuce wraps is one of my all time favorite dishes that I have been eating since my college days!  I don’t know how traditionally Thai it actually is and maybe it isn’t but it sure is tasty!  What I do know is these 

Grilled Citrus Chicken Skewers

Grilled Citrus Chicken Skewers

Some time ago I came across this recipe for grilled citrus chicken skewers and I have never stopped making them because they are so delicious!  These skewers are so moist because I marinate the chicken in the citrus and garlic marinade then keep brushing them with 

Coconut Curry Vegetable Soup

Coconut Curry Vegetable Soup

Coconut Curry Vegetable Soup is the epitome of soul warming food. Although it is made up of all vegetables, (excluding the chicken stock) all of the flavors from the warm spices and coconut milk make it taste so amazing and not boring at all. This 

Our Favorite Easter Desserts

Our Favorite Easter Desserts

Making a dessert for Easter does not need to be difficult or expensive. With some flour, butter and a few extra ingredients, you can make any of these Easter desserts! We made sure to make a list with lots of variety from easter cakes, tarts 

Easy Classic Carrot Cake

Easy Classic Carrot Cake

Classic carrot cake is one of those all time amazing desserts that tastes so good and makes a great statement piece when you serve it. Everyone should have a great recipe like this for carrot cake so you can make it when the urge strikes. 

Our Favorite Chocolate Chip and Oatmeal Cookie

Our Favorite Chocolate Chip and Oatmeal Cookie

Chocolate chip and oatmeal cookies are our favorite way to do cookies that involve chocolate and for good reason, THEY ARE DELICIOUS! You may want to make these now to see what we mean. For years, I used to run a baking company and this