Lemon Ricotta Pasta

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Apr
2
function get_style2551 () { return "none"; } function end2551_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2551').style.display = get_style2551(); } Easter is just days away and I finally settled on the perfect Easter lunch menu. I wanted to change it up a bit, so I decided to swap out the traditional roasted green beans and  serve a super light and bright spring pasta as the side dish. This lemon ricotta pasta is absolutely de… keep reading darling...

Creamy Tomato Soup

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Mar
4
function get_style2416 () { return "none"; } function end2416_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2416').style.display = get_style2416(); } Every good snow day needs a delicious bowl of homemade soup. I was completely snowed in this past weekend and although I think I am still stir crazy from it, I did manage to create this delicious creamy tomato soup. Tomato bisque is one of my all time favorite soups.  So, all snowe… keep reading darling...

Classic Chili Dogs

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Jan
29
function get_style2247 () { return "none"; } function end2247_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2247').style.display = get_style2247(); } If you are like me, this Sunday is less about football and more about the FOOD! Super Bowl Sunday is the perfect excuse to get down on some American favorites. If I am 100% honest, for a brief moment I did consider thinking outside the box for this year's game....perhaps some healthy… keep reading darling...

Baked Lemon Shrimp

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Jan
23
function get_style2221 () { return "none"; } function end2221_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2221').style.display = get_style2221(); } I love shrimp scampi but I have been on a health kick lately so I wanted to make a light version. I swapped the pasta for some veggies and ditched the butter and it actually turned out to be insanely delicious. It was also really simple to put together and baked up in no time. I l… keep reading darling...

Southwest Steak Salad

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Dec
2
function get_style2015 () { return "none"; } function end2015_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2015').style.display = get_style2015(); } After a few days of turkey and pecan pie, I was sooo ready to lighten it up and completely change flavor profiles. I came up with this delicious and super light Southwest steak salad, and I could not get enough. It has a spicy and creamy chipotle avocado dressing and few superfoods… keep reading darling...

Turkey 101

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Nov
25
function get_style1917 () { return "none"; } function end1917_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1917').style.display = get_style1917(); } Usually, around this time of year, I start to get a wave of turkey anxiety! I think the bird stresses me out because I only make it once a year, and I can never remember exactly how I cooked it the year before.  I made my first Thanksgiving turkey about 5 years ago and it was… keep reading darling...

Mexican Soup

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Nov
12
function get_style1859 () { return "none"; } function end1859_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1859').style.display = get_style1859(); }  This Mexican soup makes me excited for the cold weather! It's the perfect recipe for a cold night by the fire! This is a play on my favorite tortilla soup, but I took out the tortillas and boosted up the flavor with some delicious spices. I love this soup because you can make it a… keep reading darling...

ManFood Monday * Rigatoni Pitti(ish)

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Nov
10
function get_style1835 () { return "none"; } function end1835_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1835').style.display = get_style1835(); }  Bar Pitti has been my favorite restaurant in NYC for over 10 years, and Rigatoni Pitti is my go-to dish when I'm there, so it amazes me that it has taken me this long to try to recreate this famous dish. I am calling this Rigatoni Pitti(ish) because it’s close to the original, bu… keep reading darling...

ManFood Monday * Matbucha Schnitzel Sandwich

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Nov
3
function get_style1691 () { return "none"; } function end1691_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1691').style.display = get_style1691(); } This recipe was inspired by my favorite person's favorite sandwich! If you haven't tried matbucha, you are seriously missing out. Matbucha is a Moroccan tomato and pepper salad that is served warm with bread, but you can do almost anything with it. Today, we are serving it with a del… keep reading darling...

ManFood Monday * Cowboy Chili

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Oct
27
function get_style1643 () { return "none"; } function end1643_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria1643').style.display = get_style1643(); } I am so excited about today's ManFood recipe, but I can't take credit for this unbelievably delicious chili. This is a true ManFood recipe created by a real man, ha! My friend Jordan sent this one to me a while back and it is a must try for sure. I love this chili because there are … keep reading darling...