Simple Frittata

So, fortunately or unfortunately for you, I have begun my quest towards being healthy and discovering a new relationship with healthy food. Since the birth of my second child, I have decided it is time to focus on what I put in my body and adding daily exercise to my routine. So far it has…

Semifreddo al Tiramisu

It seems as if until now, I have neglected my sweet tooth and deprived my readers of decadent desserts. Hopefully this post will make up for it.  I was first introduced to Tiramisu in Italy, made for me by my friend Nicole’s grandmother, and ever since I cannot get enough.  This recipe is a chilling…

Savory Stuffed Cabbage Cake

Call it whatever you like, gluten free lasagna, savory cabbage cake, or absolutely delicious, either way it is a guaranteed hit. I have made cabbage rolls before and this recipe is close to the same concept, but layered and served like a cake. It is undoubtedly less messy and time consuming, looks cool, and a…

Bacon and Egg Breakfast Sandwiches

There are times when you want a hot breakfast, but don’t want to go through the hassle of making a mess in the kitchen.  This was one of those mornings.  These breakfast sandwiches not only taste great, but they are less messy to cook and eat.  Have you ever made breakfast sandwiches on a bun…

Ham and Cheddar Ravioli in a Honey Butter Sauce

It is quite possible my pregnancy cravings are to blame for my recent fixation on ravioli.  Either way, my husband appreciates it.  How could this recipe get any better?  It complements my desire for sweet and salty foods.  I am sure my husband agrees, it sounds way more appealing than my craving for V8 juice…

No Basta Pasta!

Salmon Ravioli with a Lemon Pepper Butter Sauce, Dusted with Parmesan.  Ever consider making your own pasta?  My husband loves pasta, but loves ravioli the most.  These filled delights are packed full of flavor and give you the option of variety.  You can pack them full of whatever you fancy.  Today’s pasta is filled with…

Vietnamese Salad Rolls

My good friend Quang and his wife Eileen were so sweet to show me how to make my own salad rolls.  We made an afternoon of it, cooking some delicious food.  I cannot believe how easy they are to make, even your 5 year old could make these!  Also, if you have ever purchased peanut sauce, you…

Jablkový Závin – Apple Strudel

Oh no!  It is mid afternoon, your husband just called to inform you he had invited friends over for late afternoon coffee.  The house is a mess and lacks any sort of snacking food.  What on earth are you going to do?  Don’t panic, With a quick flick of your wand you can have the…

Vlašský Salát – Potato Salad

Potato salad seems like a rather tradional dish. One you would find at any American BBQ or get together. I have made many different styles on potato salad in my lifetime, butha potato salad like the traditional Czech Vlašský Salát are hard to beat. There are several recipes available for this dish online, but I…