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

Enter by Sunday to Win a $100 Wayfair Gift Card

Earlier this week I announced our amazing raffle to win a $100 gift card Wayfair, where you can get almost anything for your home including one of these incredible slow cookers! There is still time to enter through the rafflecopter Continue reading Enter by Sunday to Win a $100 Wayfair Gift Card

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 Super Bowl Recipe Slow Cooker Pulled BBQ

Gourmet Comfort Food Recipe: Pulled Beef Ragu

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 Gourmet Comfort Food Recipe: Pulled Beef Ragu

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 Boston Blue Grass Brunch at Loretta’s Last Call

Amazing Dairy-Free Jalapeno Popper Recipe – #BostonPotluck

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 Amazing Dairy-Free Jalapeno Popper Recipe – #BostonPotluck

Green bean casserole from scratch – Dairy free!

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 Green bean casserole from scratch – Dairy free!

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

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

What I am supporting this Giving Tuesday

  This year, Giving Tuesday means more to me than in years past. Winston Churchill said, “We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.” In light of the recent crisis all over Continue reading What I am supporting this Giving Tuesday

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 Sangria Restaurant & Tapas, Newton, MA

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

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