Cucina

Healthy Summer Side Dish

Healthy Summer Side Dish

Hi all! It has been wayyyy too long since I shared a recipe on the blog. Now that the weather is FINALLY warming up, we can prepare our decks and patios for some serious outdoor time – grilling required. Warmer days call for lighter and […]

HOSTING EASTER BRUNCH

HOSTING EASTER BRUNCH

Happy Spring everyone! This year we decided to host Easter Brunch and it was a complete success! The weather decided to warm up so everyone got to sit outside and enjoy the sunshine…and then it snowed the next morning… Mother Nature has an at-ti-tude. Anywho, […]

TRADITIONAL IRISH COFFEE

TRADITIONAL IRISH COFFEE

This Winter the hubby and I went to Ireland (see my Dublin post HERE) and I developed a slight addiction to Irish Coffee. Anytime I ordered this concoction in the states it was topped with whipped cream from a can and was a bitter mix […]

DATE NIGHT DINNER

DATE NIGHT DINNER

Valentines Day was this week and maybe you and your loved one are not game for dining out on the Hallmark Holiday. I don’t blame you. Personally, I love whipping up a decadent meal on a Saturday night in. Those are the meals where you […]

Split Pea Soup

Split Pea Soup

It’s been way too long since I have shared a soup recipe with everyone! If you have read any of my other recipes, you know my love for soups is real. With the New Year soups are even better because: 1. the weather is WAY […]

HOLIDAY HOSTESS TIPS

HOLIDAY HOSTESS TIPS

Dust off those aprons ladies…I mean, if you use one. I for one feel like aprons are becoming a lost accessory. For my bridal shower my mother handmade aprons for me; one for each Holiday…I know I know she’s cute. This Christmas Apron is one […]

CHRISTMAS SANGRIA

CHRISTMAS SANGRIA

If you need a quick drink for your Holiday gathering, this Sangria is a crowd pleaser and easy to make. A lot of people add sugar to their Sangria, but I am not crazy about sweet drinks, so I prefer mine without. Feel free to […]

Buffalo Chicken Ring

Buffalo Chicken Ring

Buffalo Chicken lovers unite! This recipe, courtesy of my aimless googling of pillsbury recipes turned out to be a real winner; which is great considering I had nothing else to bring to Thanksgiving. For those of you who already love buffalo chicken dip, this will […]

Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

This Pumpkin soup was served as a first course at our Friendsgiving and was a perfect seasonal dish. It’s creamy but light and is definitely fitting for the fall season. I made this the night before Friendsgiving and it was definitely better the next day […]

FRIENDSGIVING 2017

FRIENDSGIVING 2017

This year I hosted my first Friendsgiving – there were cocktails, lush tablescapes, and of course, food. In this post I’m sharing the decor details and some tips for planning your next soiree. At any get together it’s important to Make it Welcoming. Lots of […]



Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)

  • Follow by Email
  • FACEBOOK
  • Pinterest
    Pinterest
  • Instagram