Manic Monday? Make Chocolate Chip Cookies

Next time you’re feeling the Manic Monday work-week blues, think, “What would a three year old do?” Make chocolate chip cookies, of course! My goddaughter sent a picture of these home baked chocolate chip cookies and described them as “Yummy and Crunchy and Choclolatey and Good!”. I’m not three, but I agree!  This 3 year-old… 

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Move over Sloppy Joes… Make Room for Sloppy Mikes

If you like Sloppy Joes and look forward to getting an Italian sausage at a ball game, then this is a MUST make. Sloppy Mikes are a spicy, sausage-y, fresh, alternative to the traditional Sloppy Joe. I made Sloppy Mikes last week and they were finger-licking good. Ingredients (hot Italian sausage, fresh parsley, garlic, red onion,… 

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Italian Classics: Homemade Marinara Sauce

As much as I love a good meat sauce to go with pasta, sometimes you have to take a break and go with a marinara sauce. Most marinara sauces I eat, especially the jar sauces, are too sweet and filled with preservatives. But if you make marinara from scratch, and it’s not too hard to… 

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