Strawberry Salsa

    It’s almost party time. Cinco de mayo is Saturday and we always love to have people over to celebrate. This salsa is full of flavor and trust me you will not want to share. I have made sweet salsas before with mango and watermelon which I have recipes on here as well. But…

Roasted Sunchokes

  Some people have never heard of Sunchokes. It’s just one of those vegetables you might walk by because of the way they look. Sunchokes look like ginger roots so make sure you’re double checking before purchasing. They aren’t the prettiest vegetable, but have great flavor. Like I mentioned before in my posts, roasting veggies…

Think Local Give Local

  Think Local, Give Local: An Evening Benefiting the Garces Foundation   WHAT:                            Garces Foundation presents Think Local, Give Local, an event with tastings from the area’s most acclaimed chefs and a food-themed silent auction to benefit the lives of Philadelphia’s immigrant community.   DETAILS: In a year when the rights of immigrants are more…

The Woodloch Resort

  I’m excited to share this amazing place with all of you. My family and I had the opportunity to head to The Woodloch Resort here in Pennsylvania. This resort has so much to offer that my kids said it is 2nd to Disney World!   We arrived on a Friday afternoon and were greeted by a staff that…

Easy Escarole Soup

This soup is by far one of the easiest soups you can make. It’s done in less then 25 minutes and perfect for those busy weeknights or chilly cold weekends. It’s an Italian favorite for sure. Top with some parm and crushed red pepper and with a glass of vino. You are set. Ingredients:  1…

Super Bowl Cheesesteak Appetizers

  Super bowl Sunday is almost here. It’s time to get those appetizers together for the big game day. I had a fun segment on Fox29 here in Philadelphia and had people messaging me for the recipes of the dishes I’d made. These recipes are all cheesesteak related from dips to the mini bites. Feel…

Classic Beef Stew

I hope everyone is keeping warm because here on the East coast it’s freezing. This is the perfect weather for comfort food and crock pot use. Beef stew is a classic and everyone just loves the taste and how tender the meat gets. You can never go wrong with this dish. It’s also great for…

Bacon Salt

  Every year we have to come up with different gift ideas for family and friends. This is the perfect gift for your foodie friend or bacon lovers. I’m talking about “Bacon Salt” yes that’s right bacon salt. You can use this on pretty much everything from baked potatoes, & popcorn to salads and even…

Cauliflower Fried Rice

  Holidays are in full swing, which means a lot of delicious comfort food. But sometimes our bodies just need a break. During the week I try to eat healthy, while on the weekends I like to splurge. This recipe came to me the other day because my daughter loves fried rice. I just wanted…

Sweet Potato Balls

Thanksgiving is almost here. It’s my favorite time of the year. The smell of delicious food and laughs with family and friends is simply the best. These sweet potato balls are great as an appetizer, side dish or even perfect for those leftovers. I️ wanted to create that perfect bite of sweet potato casserole. Some…

Manna Pie in the Sky

    The Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA)’s 21th annual Pie in the Sky event, presented by American Airlines, is MANNA’s largest fundraiser with a host of exciting pie events leading up to Thanksgiving. Funds raised through Pie in the Sky enable MANNA to provide a delicious traditional Thanksgiving meal for four to a…

Dunkin Donuts Munchkins

When you think about having a birthday party of course the highlight is the cake or cupcakes.  Some people may just go to the supermarket and pick up cupcakes or spend a good amount of money on a cake creation from a bakery.  There’s nothing wrong with either of those, but after having so many…