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Italian Wedding Soup

This updated take on a classic Italian Wedding Soup combines beautifully tender meatballs with veggies, rich broth and couscous for a meal the whole family will love.

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

I am a huge fan of Mexican hot chocolate and while enjoying a hot cup of the stuff one chilly night thought to myself, this would be great in a cookie. Hence the idea for these delightful Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies was born. These chocolate cookies are made even more […]

Broccoli Cheese Soup

I know that lately everyone has been obsessed with the Broccoli Cheddar Soup from Panera Bread, but I can assure you that once you make this recipe at home you will never go back. This soup is so delicious, so comforting and although made completely from scratch, takes only 30 […]

Linzer Cookies

I love Linzer Cookies. I think you all know by now that I have a bit of a thing for jam so a cookie filled with the stuff is definitely right up my alley. Every Valentines day growing up my dad would get my sister and I these big heart […]

The Best Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs

Spaghetti and meatballs were without a doubt one of my late Papa Andy’s favorite meals of all time. Although he grew up in New Jersey the son of Slovakian immigrants, the Italian immigrant neighborhood was but a stone’s throw away and he grew up eating and loving the food so […]

Healing Chicken Noodle Soup

When you are feeling under the weather there is nothing like a hearty, comforting bowl of chicken noodle soup to make everything right in the world. This soothing soup recipe contains cold busting ingredients like turmeric, garlic, lemon, fresh herbs and bone broth to heal the body and soul and […]

Lancashire Lamb Hotpot

To be completely honest I had never even heard of a Lancashire hot pot up until a few years ago when, feeling adventurous, I ordered one at a pub in northern England. And boy am I glad I did! Succulent lamb and veggies slow cooked in a rich gravy until […]