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Pizza with Proscuitto and Arugula

Pizza with Proscuitto and Arugula

    Who doesn’t like Pizza? My favorite is Napolitano style Pizza with Proscuitto and Arugula. Living in New York City, pizza is available practically on every corner.  Some of the best pizza in the world can be found here, but my favorite style is […]

Farro Vegetable Casserole

Farro Vegetable Casserole

You may have noticed by now that I like Farro. I am always trying to come up with new ways to serve it. My family likes casserole dishes because they are all-in-one meals, and easy to eat.  So I decided to create a casserole using […]

Stuffed Zucchine with Riced Cauliflower, Spinach and Sausage

Stuffed Zucchine with Riced Cauliflower, Spinach and Sausage

  Zucchine and cauliflower are two wonderful summer vegetables.  What better way to enjoy both than to stuff one into the other.  This recipe is easy, nutricious, and delicious. Riced cauliflower makes the perfect base for the stuffing because it easily absorbs the flavors from […]

Marinated Grilled Chicken

Marinated Grilled Chicken

Marinated Grilled Chicken Grilled chicken is not something that I typically make, but I decided to give it a try. The marinade is a combination of ingredients I just threw together, which made the chicken moist and delicious. You can leave the skin on the […]

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad Prep Time: 20 minutes Serves: 4-5 Caprese salad is made with only four main ingredients, so it is important that you use the best ingredients possible.  I like to use mozzarella di bufala (mozzarella made with buffalo milk). You can find an imported […]

Frozen Fruit Salad with Grapes, Pineapple, and Cream Cheese

Frozen Fruit Salad with Grapes, Pineapple, and Cream Cheese

Frozen Fruit Salad Prep Time: 20 minutes Serves: 12-14 Frozen Fruit Salad with Grapes, Pineapple, and Cream Cheese is a cool, refreshing dessert to top off your meal on a hot summer day. Try this frozen fruit salad, it will hit the spot every time. […]

Frisée Lardon Salad

Frisée Lardon Salad

Frisée Lardon Salad Serves: 4 Frisée Lardon salad is a popular item in French Bistros and one of my favorite salads. This is a recipe from Petit Trois, Los Angeles, California that I found on the website “Bon Appétit”. It is easy to make, and […]

Farro and Tuna Salad

Farro and Tuna Salad

Farro and Tuna Salad This is a great any time meal that is healthy, hearty, and delicious. This recipe is easy to make and packs a lot of nutrition. Farro is my favorite whole grain. It has a nutty flavor with a nice bite to […]

Turkey, Mascarpone, Cranberry, Arugula Wraps

Turkey, Mascarpone, Cranberry, Arugula Wraps

This is a light and delicious appetizer or lunch any time of the year, and it is easy to make. Ingredients: 1/2 – lb. honey turkey 3 – oz. mascarpone 3 – tbls. cranberry sauce with whole cranberries 1 – cucumber Baby Arugula 3 – […]

Italian Potato Salad

Italian Potato Salad

When I was growing up my mother would make Italian Potato Salad during the summer months. This potato salad is lighter and healthier than traditional potato salad with mayonnaise, and you don’t have to worry about the mayo going bad in the heat. This dish […]