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Shrimp Scampi

Happy New Year! And might I say good riddance to 2020! It has not been a very good year for most of us. The Covid virus has upset our…

Sausage Cacciatore

Cacciatore means “hunter” in Italian. In cuisine, alla cacciatora refers to a meal prepared “hunter-style” with chunks of onions, fresh herbs, tomatoes, bell peppers and wine. Many recipes vary…

Hamburger Stew

I have been making this hamburger stew ever since I was interested in cooking. That was many, many moons ago! I got this from my Mom who is a…

Great Recipes with a Few Basics

At this trying time where we are all stuck in the house due to the Coronavirus, I reminded how my Mother cooked great recipes with a few basics. She…

Mom’s Chop Suey

I grew up on this recipe for Mom’s Chop Suey. My Mom is 92, and was brought up to cook with what they had on hand. Grocery stores were…

Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli

Orecchiette is such a cute pasta shape! In Italian orecchia means “ear” -etta meaning “small”. And that’s what the pasta shape looks like…little ears. They are super easy to…