Category: American

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…

Steak, Potatoes, and Roasted Tomatoes

Say hello to a different steak and potatoes dinner! Cast iron steak with truffle hasselback potatoes (because I couldn’t resist the jar of truffle butter at the market) and thyme roasted tomatoes on the vine (because the tomatoes just looked so…

Seared Scallops with Asparagus Puree

As you may have noticed from my Instagram or Facebook pictures I went for a little getaway in Oregon. Thank goodness I have my in-laws to take care of our happy mischievous little one for a couple of days. Oregon was amazingly…