Outrageous Meatball Subs

In Blog, Entrees, Italian On November 30, 2020 0 Comments

So lately when I want to take an existing recipe of mine over the top, I search online for the ‘best *** recipe’ — in this case it… Read More »

Cousins Take Over Pittsburgh

In Blog On November 15, 2020 0 Comments

Thankfully my niece fully took over the reigns of many failed attempts at a Cousins week-end away and it was a smashing success! Her daughter was graduating Point… Read More »

How I Became an Artist at The Art of Merlot

In Blog On November 1, 2020 0 Comments

It takes some professional instruction and a little help from a pre-sketched canvas, but yes, you too can become an artist. Well, a little wine and cheese on… Read More »

Singh Farms for Delicious Family Fun

In Blog On October 29, 2020 0 Comments

Who would ever think you can find a farm in Scottsdale Az where you can buy basket loads of fresh seasonal produce, a fabulous breakfast and enjoy the… Read More »

Beefy Butternut Chili

In Blog On October 20, 2020 0 Comments

I totally stole this fantastic chili recipe straight from Sunny Anderson of Food Network’s, The Kitchen. I watched her make it one Saturday morning and it looked so… Read More »

Mediterranean Mixed Grill

In Blog On October 15, 2020 0 Comments

4 boneless skinless chicken Breasts (or 2 large), cut into chunks 1 large red pepper, de-seeded and cut into rings 1 large onion, cut into thick slices 2… Read More »

Sunday Gravy

In Blog, Italian On October 8, 2020 0 Comments

Growing up with a Sicilian dad, my mom (a red-headed Irish lassie) was the best Italian cook I knew — my aunts on my dad’s side even all… Read More »

Pancake House McCall ID

The Pancake House, McCall ID

In Blog, Breakfast, Idaho, McCall On October 8, 2020 0 Comments

A friend of Vic’s knew we were going to McCall and told him we absolutely had to go to a breakfast spot where the pancakes were bigger than… Read More »

Holiday Inn Express & Suites, McCall ID

In Blog, Idaho, McCall, Travel & Restaurants On October 8, 2020 0 Comments

McCall, lovely McCall…how did not know about you?? It took a trip to Boise and a travel loving nephew that finally got me there, thank God! After the… Read More »

safe COVID travel

How I Safely Traveled During COVID

In Blog, Travel & Restaurants On October 7, 2020 0 Comments

Like so many others after March, 2020 my vacation plans for the upcoming summer were immediately derailed by a pandemic known as COVID-19. Besides the life-altering effects it… Read More »