Grown Up Margherita Grilled Cheese Sandwich

With April being Grilled Cheese month, I decided that we really needed to re-visit our delicious Grown Up Margherita Grilled Cheese Sandwich!  Simply put, these grown-up grilled cheese sandwiches are amazing!  I think I had this for lunch for four days in a row.  The combination of the sourdough, mozzarella, pesto, and balsamic is so good. … [Read more...]

Creamy Basil Noodles

Between me, my husband, and my daughter we devoured this entire pan of creamy basil noodles.  It’s a little embarrassing considering this normally could easily serve 5 to 6 people.  We were all pretty hungry and it was just so good!!  I picked the tomatoes fresh from Erica’s garden and they were so sweet and … [Read more...]

Feature Friday: We Love Italian Recipes

You are going to love this collection of Italian Recipes!  Growing up it was always a debate over where we were going to eat.  We didn’t eat out a lot but when we did there were  always two choices: Mexican or Italian?  Our Mom is crazy about Mexican food, she would eat it every meal … [Read more...]

Antipasto Pizza

This antipasto pizza was another delicious re-creation from a local restaurant here, it was so incredibly yummy.  I think what set this one apart was the addition of avocado (which you put on fresh at the end and I forgot to add before I took the picture).  I love pizza that is loaded with lots … [Read more...]

Turkey Over Italy

So I told you last week, when I posted the focaccia bread, that I would share with you my favorite sandwich in the world.  This is it!  They make this delicious baby at my favorite sandwich place in Boise called Deli George.  If you are ever in the Boise area, I highly recommend, their sandwiches … [Read more...]

Rosemary Parmesan Focaccia Bread

I don’t know about you, but when we go to a good sandwich place, I always go for the focaccia bread.  My favorite sandwich in the world is made on this kind of bread (I will be posting it next week!).  Focaccia bread is really tasty for sandwiches but it is also SOOO good cubed … [Read more...]

Lasagna Soup

This is our cousin, Angela’s lasagna soup recipe that she was kind enough to share with us. My husband, who generally doesn’t like tomato-based soups, ate this up and went for seconds. It is so creamy and looks beautiful. The cheese mix you add at the end is what makes this to-die-for. Kids like to … [Read more...]

Our Version of Olive Garden’s Pasta E Fagioli Soup

Fall has to be my favorite season of the year.  It finally cools down, the leaves change color, and the anticipation of another football season almost makes me giddy.  It’s also my favorite food season.  I love trying new soup recipes, but this is an old favorite.  Tastes just like Olive Garden’s!  This recipe does … [Read more...]