March2016

Gnocchi

Soon after my husband and I met he told me he loved gnocchi and steak, so on our next date I was sure to cook him both! He fell in love with me. They say a way to a man’s heart is through his stomach and in my case that proved to be true. I have always prepared many special meals from the time we…

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An Italian Easter Tradition

      I have fond memories of going to my Italian grandmother’s and my Aunt Millie’s house for Easter. They lived in a two-story home located in a small Italian neighborhood.  Everybody knew them. Any time you stopped by, there was always company, and someone speaking Italian. Aunt Millie was the ultimate chef. She would always have mounds of food ready to be eaten…

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Salad in a jar

  When you are a busy family, it’s hard to find the time to pack your kid’s lunches and then your lunch. Here is a great lunch if you are on the go and you can make it the night before.  Fill up a clean mason jar with all of your favorites like:  veggies, cheese, turkey, marinated chicken, celery, carrots, red onion, romaine hearts, spring…

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