The Best Chili Recipe: Beer Bacon Chocolate Chili
Travel in Cape Cod: Sea Crest Beach Hotel on Old Silver Beach
Breakfast Recipe: Shakshuka – Baked Egg Skillet w/ Veggies
Amazing Dairy-Free Jalapeno Popper Recipe – #BostonPotluck

Super Bowl Recipe Slow Cooker Pulled BBQ

Pulled BBQ Sliders

Creating Super Bowl recipes is always so much fun! I know for some, the Super Bowl is about the game…not for me! For me, Super Bowl is ALL about the food! I am not even a little shy to say Continue reading

Gourmet Comfort Food Recipe: Pulled Beef Ragu

Beef Ragu Recipe with pasta

Beef ragu, beef ragu, beef ragu, beef ragu….sometimes a dish pops in my head and dominates my thoughts so much, that I end up planning an entire day around making that dish. Beef ragu. It is not the first time Continue reading

Boston Blue Grass Brunch at Loretta’s Last Call

Lorettas Blue Grass Brunch Bacon Jam Dumplings

The Blue Grass Brunch at Loretta’s Last Call on Lansdowne Street in Boston’s Fenway Park area, is the Boston blue grass brunch I have been looking for since news of the closing of two of my favorite brunches, The Blue Continue reading

Amazing Dairy-Free Jalapeno Popper Recipe – #BostonPotluck

Fresh jalapenos

Over the past few weeks I been excited to be a part of the Healthy Holiday #BostonPotluck party with fellow bloggers Emily from Simply Gourmet in Southie, Jaime from La Vie Jaime, Zoe from One Beet Wellness, and Jessica from Champagne Thursday. Every week, Continue reading

Green bean casserole from scratch – Dairy free!

Green Beans Casserole 4

As I mentioned before Thanksgiving, this was my first holiday season being dairy free. It was actually much easier than expected, except when going to other people’s homes for meals. One of the easiest methods I found was to make sure I offer Continue reading

Healthy Holiday Virtual Potluck – Ground Turkey & Zucchini Lasagna from Simply Gourmet in Southie

Ground Turkey & Zucchini Lasagna

I am very excited to be joining 5 other amazing bloggers for a Healthy Holiday Virtual Potluck! Over the next 5 weeks, we will each share a healthy holiday recipe and an opportunity to win your choice of fantastic healthy Continue reading

Sangria Restaurant & Tapas, Newton, MA

Steak topped with ham & fried egg at Sangria restaurant & tapas

Last month, Sangria Restaurant & Tapas opened around the corner from us in Newton, MA.  This is co-owner Marlon Cardona’s first adventure in restaurant ownership after a long career of working in (mostly Italian) restaurants. We went during their grand Continue reading

Easy Homemade Cranberry Sauce – One no-cook, one easy bake

Raw Cranberry Relish (4)

Homemade cranberry sauce is an essential if you are cooking a Thanksgiving dinner for a crowd. To be honest, for most of my life, I thought I didn’t like cranberry sauce. The only cranberry sauce I ever saw was gelatinous and shaped Continue reading

Dairy Free Holiday Cooking: Special Vegan Stuffing

Homemade candied walnuts

This is my first holiday season cooking dairy free recipes. It is not even thanksgiving yet, and I am already having a hard time navigating these new culinary roads. And although I know I cannot be a burden on everyone else Continue reading