Almost Margharita Pizza Rolls – Dinner/Appetizer/Side

  Everyone knows about those disaster days where nothing goes as you planned and you completely mess up the dinner schedule.  This recipe came from one of those days.  First I planned on making some beignets for an afternoon snack from the dough I had frozen earlier. ...

Less than 30 Minute Chicken Fajitas

  This recipe is for one of those days when you want something fresh, but quick although it probably isn’t the traditional method.  It has only a few ingredients, most of them you probably already have on hand, it tastes great and is done in no time.  This is...

Meat Sauce for Pasta (party/freezer size)

  Son texted from college last week asking “how do I make spaghetti?”  Knowing that his dorm room this year has a small kitchen I was quite optimistic that he was beginning to show an interest in cooking.  In the past his cooking skills have been pretty...

White Nectarines with Honey Caramel Tart

This is another variation (I made a lot of honey caramel and can’t resist fruits) of a simple but great looking dessert that only takes a few minutes. Ingredients: 4-6 fresh white nectarines sliced (or regular nectarines or peaches or apples or pears . . . you...