Recipes

Mariooch’s Chicken

I was inspired to make an authentic Italian meal after meeting Emma the owner of Da Emma in Montreal, Canada. Previously, she had lived in Rome and owned a restaurant there for 25 years. I asked to meet her and my husband and I went into the kitchen. She only “parle Italiano” spoke Italian, but her food spoke for itself. We all instantly had a…

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Teaching in the inner city

Although I have a strong background in financial services and business & sales development, I am also a certified Elementary School teacher.  I had the pleasure of working for Merrill Lynch in  sales, but at some point early on in my career I decided to pursue teaching to make a difference. I was hired to work in an inner city school located in a very…

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Garlic Chicken Marinade

I know it’s been a few weeks since I posted last, but I have been hard at work at recipe development and of course managing a very busy and active family. We had a fun-packed summer, but we are happy to be back to football season!!!! Whooop! (I am a former cheerleader!) Also, we love fall fashion in our house. We love boots and cozy wool…

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