Tag Archives: virgin olive oil

Hummus: Two Ways!

My husband and I love hummus. He was actually the one who wanted to buy our food processor and was the one who made our homemade hummus for the first time a year or 2 ago. If I don’t watch myself, I can Continue reading

Green Olive, Goat Cheese & Basil Crostini

People who know me know I love to entertain, have friends over, just get together and talk and EAT! I get this from my father. . my father is a restaurant owner (owns two actually in Dallas, TX and has Continue reading

Penne with Triple Tomato Sauce

Hello friends. . it’s been a while. We moved to WA and are all settled in. I’m ready to get cooking again!


So, I made this dish for Valentine’s day. . don’t know about you, but after the kids, we Continue reading

Spaghetti Alla Caprese and Parmesan Fish Sticks (Great for Kids!)

As requested by my sister, I am sharing a GREAT & EASY recipe for your kids! This is one that they can help you with as well (if they are willing kitchen helpers with clean hands! :))


What kid doesn’t Continue reading

Orecchiette Bolognese

I had never heard of this kind of pasta until I came across this recipe. .


Orecchiette (singular: orecchietta) is a kind of home-made pasta typical of Puglia or Apulia, a region of Southern Italy. Its Continue reading