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Ham and Ricotta Puff Pastry Calzones

Ham and Ricotta Puff Pastry Calzones

Ham and ricotta puff pastry calzones are my newest obsession and so absolutely delicious. These are fashioned after traditional Italian ham and ricotta calzones that are made with pizza dough. If you have ever eaten calzones then you know they can be really delicious but 

Italian Basil Mayonnaise

Italian Basil Mayonnaise

Italian basil mayonnaise is a really simple and delicious way to enjoy mayonnaise on your favorite sandwiches. This mayonnaise recipe starts with regular store bought mayonnaise and then adds bright vibrant flavors to make this traditional condiment taste out of this world delicious. The ingredients 

Aged Pizza Dough

Aged Pizza Dough

Homemade Aged Pizza dough is an amazingly easy thing to make at home and it freezes so well. It tastes so much better than just made pizza dough and all you have to do is let it sit. What is the secret to aged pizza 

Indian Garlic Soup

Indian Garlic Soup

I would like to introduce you to my absolute favorite soup of all time, this Indian garlic soup inspired by my favorite Indian restaurant in Massachusetts. I do not know how authentic garlic soup is in Indian cuisine but I do know that this restaurant 

Oven Baked Asian Style Meatballs

Oven Baked Asian Style Meatballs

If you are looking for an amazing meal to prepare, these oven baked Asian style meatballs will definitely do the trick! They are super easy to make and loaded with amazing flavor. I love to make these meatballs in the oven because it is easier 

Pan Fried Halloumi Salad

Pan Fried Halloumi Salad

Pam fried halloumi salad is a very flavorful vegetarian salad that will please everyone, even the meat eaters.  Halloumi if you have not had it before is a sheeps milk and ewes milk cheese made in the Mediterranean. It is salty and firm making it 

Quick and Delicious Asian Vegetable Salad

Quick and Delicious Asian Vegetable Salad

Well, if you are anything like me you are always looking for that yummy lunch to turn to that takes minimal effort.  That something to look forward to mid day that brings you joy just thinking about it.  Well, this salad is that lunch!  I 

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!  I first tried this dish at 

Asian Chicken Salad

Asian Chicken Salad

Asian Chicken Salad is a repeat favorite in our house because it is so tasty which pleases the clan and it is so easy to make which pleases me!  I also love this recipe because it is loaded with so many healthy ingredients.  The only 

Ribeye Philly Cheesesteaks

Ribeye Philly Cheesesteaks

  Philly Cheese Steaks are one of my all time favorite sandwiches EVER!  It has always been my guilty pleasure going to a sandwich shop that serves these tasty guys and indulging in all of that yummy steak and gooey cheese goodness.  I am shocked