Category: American

Raspberry Ricotta Cake

When I saw that this recipe is one of Bon Appetit’s reader favorites, I decided to try it out. And oh my goodness it did not disappoint at all. It’s a bit like pound cake in cake form, plus the…

Easy Basic Crepes

A basic crepe recipe is so easy to remember and make. As long as you have butter, milk, eggs, and flour you can pretty much make these delicious crepes. As for the filling, it is completely up to you! Nutella…

The Fluffiest Pancakes

The day you make the fluffiest pancakes is the day your family treats you like a hero and the day you share the recipe with all cooks out there. So here it is!  This recipe adds a touch of orange…

Skirt Steak with Port Sauce

Hi! I know I’ve disappeared for awhile. Life and work have gotten a little crazy with little free time to spare but sometimes the busier life gets the easier it becomes to remember the things that matter most. Family. Food.…

Spaghetti and Meatballs

Every now and then, you need spaghetti and meatballs. The real kind. The kind that makes your whole kitchen smell delicious for 45 minutes until the meatballs and sauce are done. It’s hard to believe that after all this time…

White Wine Pot Roast

A nice and simple pot roast is so great for any meal. I love making it on the weekends. Sometimes in the summer months, a rich pot roast braised in a big red wine and beef stock can feel a bit heavy.…

Tropical Popsicles

With the Fourth approaching this weekend, it is safe to say that summertime is officially here. What better way to cool off than delicious and refreshing popsicles. Golden Girl Granola sent me a bag of their Truly Tropical granola which…

Paprika Chicken with Chickpeas

This is an irresistible dinner – easy to make, so flavorful, very tender, and also healthy. It goes perfectly with some roasted vegetables or a salad on the side. And a glass of wine of course. These chicken pieces (skin-on and…