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Pork Tenderloin

Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

I was busy, today, working on a little project for my siblings… I have a lot of stuff that once belonged to my mom and other relatives that we’ve used over the years, but are unlikely to keep using a lot in the future. I’ve been thinking that...

Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Peppers

I picked up a couple of red peppers at the store the other day while doing the shopping, and when we were putting things away, Victor said he thought they would make great stuffed peppers. I smiled and said go for it! No matter how much I may enjoy cooking, I ...

Butternut Squash, Andouille, and Lentil Soup

Butternut Squash Soup – with a twist

Yesterday, Victor made the best soup ever. Really. Pretty much in the history of soups, this one is ...

Eggplant and Gnocchi

Gnocchi and Eggplant

Victor was rummaging through the freezer yesterday and came upon a packet of breaded and fried eggpl...

Homemade Pasta

Homemade Pasta

Yesterday, after dinner, Victor noted we had a goodly amount of sauce left from the cioppino, but ve...

Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Sweet Potato Gnocchi

The fun thing about decorating at our house is even after we’re all done, we still find things...

Pasta e Ceci

Pasta e Ceci

We were watching America’s Test Kitchen the other night when they made a Pasta e Ceci – ...

Individual Frittatas

Individual Frittatas

We have been looking at ways to switch up breakfast around here. I usually go for plain yogurt ̵...

Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Peppers

My stomach is smiling. We just had stuffed peppers – stuffed with lentils and shrimp. Not only...

Pasta e Fagioli

Pasta e Fagioli

In the song That’s Amore, Dean Martin sings “When the stars make you drool, just like a...

Chicken Stock

Chicken Stock

Last night, as I was making my shopping list, Victor said, if you get a couple of chickens I’l...

stuffed eggplant

Stuffed Eggplant

The eggplants are coming in fast and furious. It’s amazing what less rain and more sun will do...

Ragu di Funghi e Finocchio

Victor mentioned a couple of days ago that he wanted to make some fresh pasta. Any time he wants to ...

Limoncello

Limoncello

When life hands you lemons, it’s time to make Limoncello! As we all must surely know by now, L...