I picked my first Zucchini. Which means my counters will be covered with the little green guys very soon. This is the first recipe I made with my first Zucchini. Enjoy! 1 1/4 cup all purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon slat 8 tablespoon cold unsalted butter, cut into cubes 1/4 cup sour cream 2 teaspoons fresh […]
This recipe is in Bon Appetit May 2012, I tried it and immediately loved it, but decided to add shredded chicken from a rotisserie chicken. Even better, plus more filling meal for the guys in my house! The recipe calls for you to make Soffritto, which is a mix of chopped aromatics, it is the base […]
I have never made my own pasta. It seems so time consuming to me and a bit intimidating. Maybe because I have an Italian mother-n-law?? Anyway, I like to use Wonton Wrappers as a stand in for pasta. My husband said these wouldn’t taste good without the homemade pasta. I think he would agree with […]
I wanted to update and repost this recipe. Over the weekend, my hubby brought home salmon from Costco and requested I make these burgers. I didn’t have any peppers on hand, so I went with what I had. Asparagus, I diced up 5 spears and added them to the Salmon mix, I also added 1/4 […]
Since Jim loves Brussel Sprouts I usually make him a bowl once a week. He likes them sautéed with a sprinkle of Parmesan 1 cup brussels sprout, ends trimmed and cut in half 2 Tablespoon oil 1 Tablespoon of butter 2 Tablespoon Parmesan cheese, finely grated Prepare Sprouts and place in bowl with oil to […]
Today is my oldest sons 20th Birthday! Happy Birthday Jimmy!! Luckily we got the chance to fly out this last weekend to see him. Knowing we would be visiting I made one of his favorite dinners, froze it and brought it with me. Because he is a collegiate rower and its rowing season his coach […]
Hi, I am Amy, and I am a confessed Food Lover, Garden Addict and Photo Junkie!
During the day you can find me in my garden or kitchen, and most likely my camera won’t be far. When I am not at home I like to head to the gym, or stretch out at hot yoga. I didn’t really start cooking and baking until I got married and I needed to feed my family!