What a fun and busy time. I love holidays and all of the celebrations and traditions. Right now, my kitchen is stuffed with the fixings for the Thanksgiving feast and at the same time, I am already baking for Christmas. Am I confused? No, it’s just that I try to pack all of the fun, [...]
Do you share recipes with your friends? We do and that makes the food taste even better. When I want spaghetti and meatballs, I turn to my friend Roxanne, for hers are the best. Even better, is the story she shares about her favorite recipe and the childhood memories it conjures up when she talks [...]
Every food has a story. It is a story of family and friends who gather in love, and the story etches a connection that transcends miles and generations. Remember the earliest family dinner you can—hidden way back in your memory and you will discover you can almost taste it. Can you smell the meat roasting [...]
Gooey melted cheese, smoky asparagus and mushrooms, and toasted baguette slices, hot off the grill. I think that is why I like summer appetizers. Pour the wine and just enjoy. Not that I sit and sup at such a leisurely pace every evening. No, far from it. Yet, restaurant meals at home are so inviting.