Recipes

Greek Tzatziki

Greek Tzatziki

If you’ve been following my posts, you probably know that second to my native Italian food, Greek food is hands-down my favorite. Really, Mediterranean-style dishes of any kind are at the top of my list! In fact, many of the Italian dishes that I prepare have […]

Gluten Free Pizza Rustica (Easter Meat Pie)

Gluten Free Pizza Rustica (Easter Meat Pie)

During the Easter season, Italians make several traditional dishes to celebrate the most holy day of the year. Many Catholics give up something for lent, the forty day period leading up to Easter Sunday. And on Easter Sunday, they feast on both sweet and savory […]

Gluten Free Lemon-Corn Flour Madeleines

Gluten Free Lemon-Corn Flour Madeleines

If you are looking for the perfect gluten free baked good for Easter or Mother’s Day brunch, this is it! These little golden yellow gems are infused with the bright flavor of lemon, which just screams SPRING! They aren’t overly sweet either; they make the ideal […]

Gluten Free Sunday Meatballs

Gluten Free Sunday Meatballs

Growing up, we looked forward to Sunday all week, mostly for the time spent with family around the table, but also for the big pot of sauce bubbling away on the stove. Sauce, fondly referred to as gravy in our family, meant meatballs, Italian sausage and […]

Gluten Free Baked Mac N’ Cheese

Gluten Free Baked Mac N’ Cheese

Hi, friends! Dare I say that spring is finally starting to pop up, showing signs of its beauty here and there? I spotted some gorgeous deep purple crocus pushing through the newly thawed ground this past weekend at our local library. Although, I got in […]

Low Sugar, Gluten Free Banana Bread

Low Sugar, Gluten Free Banana Bread

A warm slice of moist, flavorful banana bread slathered with soft butter is probably one of the most un-fussy things one can have a craving for, but it’s something I adore and always have. Truth be told, most of the packaged gluten free versions that […]

Gluten Free Sliced Steak Sandwich

Gluten Free Sliced Steak Sandwich

On busy weeknights, sometimes a hearty sandwich and a handful of thick cut potato chips is just what you need to get through the hustle and bustle of the week’s activities. With minimal prep, sandwiches are fast, simple and no fuss. My kids get very […]

Weeknight Bolognese

Weeknight Bolognese

Bolognese is a meat-based tomato sauce that originated near Bologna, Italy, hence the name of this wildly popular dish. Typically made with a combination of ground beef, pork and veal, it’s a chunky sauce that really sticks to the pasta and makes for a hearty […]

Winter Citrus Salad with Beets & Goat Cheese

Winter Citrus Salad with Beets & Goat Cheese

Once winter really kicks into high gear and the bone-chilling weather sets in, most of us are looking for small reprieves from the heavier comfort foods our bodies crave during this period of hibernation and nesting. We often find ourselves longing for fresher, brighter flavors […]

Oven-Fried, Gluten Free Chicken Wings

Oven-Fried, Gluten Free Chicken Wings

We love to eat wings in our house, whether for a casual weeknight meal with a side of homemade oven fries or as a party appetizer. And with the Superbowl coming up in just a couple of weeks, this is the perfect dish to add […]