Spaghetti Aglio e olio

In response to those of you who asked for simple fast and easy dinner recipes, this Spaghetti Aglio e Olio could not be simplier, easier OR  faster. Plus it’s just so fun to say!  Aglio-e-Olio This is the most basic of Italian sauces using just olive oil, garlic and some red pepper flakes for heat. […]

BBQ Chicken Pizza

Yum Apparently my son started getting a ‘little bored’ with just plain old pizza on our Friday pizza nights.  So I, as only a true foodie would, made the most incredible Caramelized Onion, Mushroom, Feta and Spinach with a White Sauce thinking I just knocked it out of the park! The adults thought it was off the hook. […]

Caramelized Onion, Mushroom, Feta and Spinach Pizza with White Sauce

Yum As most of your probably know by know, Friday night in our house is pizza night!  And it’s usually movie night as well, although that gets harder and harder to do with the weather warming up and the nights getting longer. The kids have spring sports now which have taken over our lives and […]

Penne alla Vodka

Guess what we’re making today friends?  Penne a la Vodka! um…. hello?  Did you hear me? PENNE ALLA VODKA!! I remember the very first time I had Penne alla Vodka.  I was working at one of my first jobs on Long Island, NY and went to lunch with friends.  I was very ‘grown up’ at […]

Deep Dish Pepperoni & Sauage Skillet Pizza (with Stuffed Crust!)

My world has forever changed!  I found this skillet pizza recipe at Brooklyn Ragazza and knew I was going to be all over it! There is nothing like Chicago’s Deep Dish pizza.  If you’ve ever been there you know what I’m talking about.   The pizza is so chewy and gooey in the middle but has […]

Friday Night Pizza

As some of you may already know, Friday night is our traditional pizza night. This is a tradition we value and enjoy.  It gives me a much needed break from cooking and is a prelude to our movie and popcorn night.  It is something we have done since the kids were little and don’t want […]