"The best times you are going to have in life are at the dinner table and in bed." Old Italian saying. So relax, and enjoy the simple things!

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Chicken Yassa #food of the world

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Food of the World has taken us this month to Senegal the West African country who's cuisine has been influenced by the French and Portuguese along with its African neighbors.  


Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Larb Chicken Salad #Food of the World

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It's hot here in New York... so I couldn't have been happier to travel to Laos with Food of the World this week and make a warm weather dish. 

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Simple Egyptian Koshari #Food of the World

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Koshari is a common everyday meal in Egyptian that I assume got it's inspiration from leftovers. Why else would one mix pasta, rice, lentils, and chickpeas all in one dish?

Monday, June 6, 2016

Harissa Chickpeas #Weekly Menu Plan

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After eating copious amounts of meat over Memorial Day Weekend my family and I are giving our systems a break. This Harissa Chickpea dish is flavorful enough that you won't miss having meat in your meal. 

Monday, May 23, 2016

Smoked Ham & Peas Pasta #Weekly Menu Plan

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Nothing says Spring quite like ham and peas. This is a simple recipe in which you can use up leftover ham.  Fresh peas are beginning to be available. If you can find them and use them that day...do! 

Monday, May 16, 2016

Shrimp & Sugar Snaps in Red Chili Sauce #Weekly Menu Plan

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I can never go wrong making shrimp for my family, and there is no easier healthy meal to get on the table in 30 minutes than a stir-fry.