Every year in mid through late September, the Feast of San Gennaro is held in Little Italy in New York city. Since childhood, this has been one… Read more “The Feast”
There are always going to be those terrifying times during our life, when we will need to find the strength to step out of our comfort zone.… Read more “Practice Makes Perfect”
When I was growing up on Elissa Lane, in Yonkers, New York, my Grandparents Fran and Mike lived downstairs from us. My Dad’s older brother, Uncle Michael… Read more “Waffles & Ice Cream”
Life is not all rainbows and butterflies. We all face adversity and tough stretches throughout our lives, where we often look back and cringe. It is how… Read more “Dark Times”
I am a skeptic. For as far back as I can remember I have always been skeptical. It’s just the way my brain works I guess. I… Read more “Skeptic”
One night last week, I came home with a fish to cook up for dinner. It was fresh when I purchased it, so I needed to filet it myself. My son wanted to help me, but first, he needs to have some fun with it.
Who said you can’t play with your food?
That is what making memories is all about, RIGHT?
One of my earliest memories is food related. It was a Sunday morning, at my great Grandparents house in the Bronx, New York. Sundays are a family… Read more “Once upon a time…”
Try this method for finishing all of your pasta dishes. Here is the recipe for the sauce used in this video:
1 med yellow onion diced
2 cloves garlic minced
1 lb Italian sausage casing removed, crumbled
1 28 oz can San Marzano tomatoes, crushed by hand
1 cup Alfredo sauce ( can substitute 1 cup heavy cream)
Small handful of fresh basil leaves torn
Salt and pepper to taste
Holidays, Weddings, Anniversaries, Graduations, Birthdays, even Funerals…ok, funerals are not good times. But, we can allow some happiness in, remembering the good times we shared with those… Read more “Celebrate Good Times”