This aromatic mushroom shallot egg frittata is a gourmet breakfast that is low in points and is easy to make.

Mushroom Shallot Frittata

This aromatic mushroom shallot egg frittata is a gourmet breakfast that is low in points and is easy to make. Mushroom Shallot Frittata I love making frittatas for breakfast,...

This hearty cabbage soup with chicken, pork and lots of vegetables  is a simple one pot meal. Great comfort food for a cold winter evening.

Cabbage Soup with Chicken and Pork

This hearty cabbage soup with chicken, pork and lots of vegetables  is a simple one pot meal. Great comfort food for a cold winter evening. Cabbage Soup with Chicken...

Quinoa “Fried Rice”

Quinoa makes a great alternative to rice in this quick and easy stir fry. I often make a large batch of quinoa, and keep the rest in my fridge...

Combining cooked quinoa and some leftover homemade sauce like filetto di pomodoro you can make a quick, easy quinoa risotto in minutes.

Quinoa Risotto

This risotto uses quinoa in place of rice and its delicious! Combining cooked quinoa and leftover homemade sauce like filetto di pomodoro you can make a quick and easy meal. Quinoa...

Basic Quinoa Recipe

Quinoa (KEEN-wah) is a protein packed ancient seed from South America, similar to the texture of brown rice when cooked with a nutty flavor. It contains all 9 essential...

Last night I had the pleasure of having my friend Julia over to show me some of her delicious recipes. Julia is an amazing Italian cook. She can make leather taste good if she had to cook it! Her secret is simple, she cooks with only quality ingredients, like Pecorino Romano, good extra virgin olive oil and fresh herbs are all subtle differences that make food go from good to great. She always has on hand, a can of her own homemade filetto di pomodoro sauce she makes from scratch in the summer when tomatoes are at their peak and jars them to use throughout the year.

Filetto di Pomodoro

Last night I had the pleasure of having my friend Julia over to show me some of her delicious recipes. Julia is an amazing Italian cook. She can make...