Recipe #11 Grilled Chicken Involtini

Cooking and family… there are a lot of parallels. It gets messy, sometimes you burn dinner because you get distracted, or you misread a recipe and it fails.  But on the whole, you do your best, you love creating, you laugh and sometimes cry from mistakes made, you clean up together and you make beautiful mealsContinue reading “Recipe #11 Grilled Chicken Involtini”

Recipe #7 Pasta e fagiole

A few years ago Mark and I discovered that we much prefer to have people over to cook with us rather than for us to cook for them. It relieved all the pressure I put on myself to have everything done, cleaned up, presented and perfect before everyone arrived.  The mess is made together, theContinue reading “Recipe #7 Pasta e fagiole”

Recipe #6 One-pan huevos rancheros

6 recipes down 100 to go. We love breakfast!! One of our favourite things, no matter where we are in the world, is leisurely mornings having coffee and making breakfast together. So we decided to try a new breakfast recipe. We liked this recipe but would make a few adjustments next time. The potatoes didn’tContinue reading “Recipe #6 One-pan huevos rancheros”

Recipe #4 Eggplant Parmesan

I have eaten Eggplant Parmesan 2 times in my life. The first time a neighbour made it for me and I politely choked it down. The second time was when Mark and I were in Positano we stayed at a little B&B with amazing views of the Amalfi Coast called Momma Rosa. Upon request “mommaContinue reading “Recipe #4 Eggplant Parmesan”

Recipe #1 Italian Beef

Recipe #1 down 105 to go!! Simple, quick, easy, fresh and super yummy… I will never buy pesto again!! Recipe #1 was a success!! Mark stopped for groceries on the way home. Had to go to 3 different stores for arugula and we have cooked and devoured already. @autumnbunny28 is loving this challenge. DM ifContinue reading “Recipe #1 Italian Beef”