Spring Pea Pasta with Burrata

Eat your peas! I can still hear my Mom saying those very words. Bright sweet peas tossed with ditalini pasta, seasonings & a splash of lemon makes a perfect side or dinner dish : ) Peas were never my favorite however, I’ve grown to enjoy them. Perhaps it’s the combination with pasta 😁 A light,Continue reading “Spring Pea Pasta with Burrata”

Slow Cooker Short Rib Ragu with Pappardelle

An Italian-style dish packed with flavor! Slow cooked short ribs, carrots, celery, onion & marinara make the most delicious meal. With minimal prep time slicing the vegetables & searing the ribs, the rest is hands off. No babysitting required…slow cooker to the rescue : ) Pasta is so pretty, easy & delicious! You can substituteContinue reading “Slow Cooker Short Rib Ragu with Pappardelle”

Blueberry-Pecan Pancake Casserole

Sliced & stacked! Homemade pancakes bursting with blueberries & pecans ~ it’s so scrumptious! A great make at home idea for breakfast or brunch. I love blueberries & pecans! Pecans are added to the batter & topped with blueberries. Drizzle maple syrup or honey sour cream on top : ) Hope you had an awesomeContinue reading “Blueberry-Pecan Pancake Casserole”

Grilled Mexican Street Corn

Chillin’ and grilling… mouthwatering Mexican Street corn {aka elote}. The combination of the sweet corn with a creamy, cheesy spicy mixture is so tasty : ) Four years ago, I experienced this delicious side at a restaurant and ordered another to go. It was that good! Perfect for a snack or side and so easyContinue reading “Grilled Mexican Street Corn”

Easy Crab Cakes

Lump crab cakes! I absolutely love crab : ) Lump crab, a touch of seasoning & pan fried. Plate of deliciousness! Everyone has their version of the best crab cake. Crab should always be the star! Seasoning is great but I keep it simple. The best crab cake I ever ate… was in Maryland! ItContinue reading “Easy Crab Cakes”

Cheesy Breakfast Quesadilla

An egg-cellent way to start your morning! Breakfast quesadillas ~ eggs, melted cheese & a soft tortilla. It’s so darn good : ) The breakfast taco/quesadilla is super easy & quick. I used cheddar cheese with crumbled bacon & a side of fruit. Add your choice of favorites — guacamole, salsa, bacon or chorizo. AContinue reading “Cheesy Breakfast Quesadilla”

Sweet and Spicy Roasted Cauliflower

Baked cauliflower bites! Not fried! I love sharing home cooking & baking with everyone but these… I secretly wanted them all to myself 😉 They’re crunchy, sweet and beyond delicious : ) Are you a sweet and spicy fan? This sauce reminds me of my favorite Thai chili wings. Sticky but scrumptious! The first biteContinue reading “Sweet and Spicy Roasted Cauliflower”

Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus

So tasty & light! A simple, creative & delicious appetizer or side dish. Are you team asparagus? Excluding the meat & cheese, asparagus is packed with nutrients including fiber, vitamins A, C & K. A couple of years ago, this wrapped vegetable caught my eye at a restaurant. I had to try them! They wereContinue reading “Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus”

Breakfast Pizza

I never say no to pizza! Eggs, bacon, evoo, fresh mozzarella + pizza crust = deliciousness : ) If you’re a breakfast/brunch lover, this crazy pizza recipe will not disappoint you. I’m always searching for new recipe ideas — a quick meal for brunch with family or friends. I love brunch, at home or diningContinue reading “Breakfast Pizza”

Strawberry, Banana and Nutella Crêpes

Did you know tomorrow is National Strawberry Day? 🍓 What better way to celebrate… homemade crêpes with nutella, bananas & strawberries : ) Strawberries are naturally sweet, wonderful aroma & such a pretty red! I just love strawberries! Crepes are Light, simple to make and taste delicious anytime of the day. So yummy! I madeContinue reading “Strawberry, Banana and Nutella Crêpes”