So when I’m stumped for ideas for dinner, I start looking through my pantry and fridge. I’m not one to typically buy for specific recipes,  I typically buy to create a dish. I’m more of a spur of the moment type cook. Now I’m going to be honest, sometimes the dish is successful and sometimes not so much. Cooking is all about trial and error, you just have to be patient. Over the past 10 years I have moved quite a bit, one of the things I miss the most is really good Chinese food. I lived in the NY/NJ area & I had many great places to choose from.Read A Lil' Dab More…

For the people who know me it’s no surprise that I love to entertain! Cooking for my friends and family is something that I really enjoy doing. It must be the little old Italian woman that lives inside of me, but it makes me happy to see people enjoy the food that I have prepared. Over the last few years, I have branched out when it comes to entertaining. In other words, I’ve expanded my horizons. In 8 years I have lived in 5 different cities, in 3 different regions, each time starting over with jobs & friends, but my 2 constants have been foodRead A Lil' Dab More…