I like to start my day with a bowl of healthy granola. It’s made with cholesterol-lowering oats, heart-healty nuts and dried berries, loaded with antioxidants and fiber. Serve it with milk or plain yogurt. This granola will keep in a sealed, airtight container for about 2 months.
Quick Garlic-Lime Marinated Pork Chops
This quick garlic-lime marinated pork chops recipe makes a winter dish summery. It’s fresh and light, as a summer dish should taste, and it’s made quick and easy, with only a handful of ingredients.
NY Style Cheesecake
Enjoy the little taste of New York at your table.
Cinnamon Maple Granola
A delicious alternative to your usual breakfast porridge.
Golden Yellow Corn Muffins
Complement your Thanksgiving menu with these pillowy soft and moist corn muffins. They have just the right size, contain no sugar, and taste especially good when made with good quality olive oil. If you prefer a more neutral flavor, replace olive oil with canola, vegetable, or sunflower oil.
Perfect Roast Turkey
A perfectly juicy and aromatic roast turkey for every festive occasion.
Chocolate – Chocolate Birthday Cake
This is the birthday cake I made for my oldest daughter this year and it hit the spot right away. It is a single-layer, Polish style chocolate sponge cake, made with special dark cocoa powder, baked in a 8-inch spring form. In the recipe below I include options for 3 different cake sizes, for bigger, […]
Easy Homemade Granola
Easy granola recipe with a variety of nuts, seeds and dried fruit.
Cast Iron Cornbread
Served yesterday as part of our New Year’s Day menu. The original recipe comes from Paula Deen, the queen of Southern cooking. I adjusted the recipe slightly by reducing the buttermilk and adding 2 eggs for an extra fluffy crumb and a crunchy crust.
Pasta e Fagioli (Italian Pasta and Bean Soup)
Italian cuisine or an American staple? Although I have visited Italy multiple times, I had never been to the most southern part of the country and (probably) therefore hadn’t heard about Pasta e Fagioli until…I came to the U.S.! Here on the East Coast, every corner deli serves their own version of this hearty Southern Italian […]