Valentine’s Day Video: A Simple Steak Dinner

Oh Valentine’s Day – what a funny holiday… I’ve never been a huge fan, but being the lover of a good celebration, I do think it is kind of fun to make or do something special whether or not a special someone is involved. Last year I made these for my girlfriends and two years … Continue reading

Moroccan Inspired Meatballs

I found this meatball recipe a couple of years ago and it’s so so good. I served them the first time with cous cous & tzatziki for dipping and they were a huge crowd pleaser, but I lightened it up this go around with an almond/garlic/white wine sauce and a bed of baby greens. The … Continue reading

Game Day: Elevated Pigs in a Blanket

Um, these are kind of amazing, no no, like really amazing. As much as I love gourmet food and making things from scratch, there are some oldies but goodie that are pretty fantastic as is – add a couple of extra ingredients and they just might blow you away. I’ve been in love with lil’ … Continue reading

Red Wine-Braised Beef Short Ribs

Fall is here. We had our first October rain a couple days ago, my radiator is in full force and while it’s sunny outside there is definitely a crispness to the air. After being gone all last weekend and spending my first three nights of the week either at yoga or catching up with friends, … Continue reading