Pierogies alla Vodka Recipe

Whenever I'm out eating at an Italian restaurant and am craving pasta, I tend to steer towards the penne alla vodka. Regardless of how many good choices there are on the menu I know later on I'll regret not sinking my teeth into the rich,...

Spinach Artichoke Stuffed Mushrooms

Are you a big fan of spinach artichoke dip like I am? Spinach and artichoke is a pretty popular combination and when you meld that together with creamy cheese, the flavors and textures are undeniably delicious. The dip is a great item to serve at...

Cream Sherry and Butternut Squash Crostini

I love entertaining friendly dishes. When a host has out a plate of colorful appetizers and wine glasses filled, I know it is going to be a good evening! My all time favorite appetizer to serve during the holidays is butternut squash on toast. The first...

Penne Pasta in a Creamy Sherry Tomato Sauce

My mom's side is Italian so I did grow up on a lot of Italian style dishes including lots of pasta! I have a pretty big weakness for pasta. Especially when it's dosed in a rich and creamy sauce. For this dish, I created a luxuriously...

Sunday Supper: Crockpot Turkey Chili

  This year I decided to invest in a Crockpot and I have not been able to get enough of it! Being able to prep in the morning and come home to warm home cooked meal is amazing. I will admit that there are nights where...

The Perfect Brunch Dish: Shakshuka

I first learned about Shakshuka a few years back while I was browsing through an issue of Saveur. Shakshuka, a popular dish in Israel, is a hearty dish made with eggs and tomato sauceĀ . When I saw the recipe in Saveur, I was mesmerized by...