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Homemade Red Wine Pasta Recipe!

Tweet I used this dough in a recipe last night and it was soooo good! I’m really not trying to toot my own horn here but…toot, toot! In all seriousness, I thought this dough might be a disaster, had to keep adding wine & then flour, wine then flour…went on this way for a little […]

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What’s for Lunch? Whole-Wheat Homemade Pizza!

Tweet If there’s one thing that you should know about me it’s that I really am not a huge fan of pizza, but not just any pizza, the pizza you buy at the corner, the slices from the many pizza shops spread throughout the city. Now if you’re talking homemade pizza, that’s a whole different […]

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Afternoon Snack: Healthier Onion & Garlic Dip!

Tweet This dip was a huge success this weekend. I should have definitely tripled or at least doubled the recipe but I figured with all of the other food I was putting out one serving would suffice…you live, you learn, right? I’m a little frustrated because I was all set to connect to my home […]

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A Homemade Version of Your Favorite Cookie – OREOS!!

Tweet Yes that’s right homemade oreos. On top of the baked doughnuts & the delicious paninis, these little bites were a BIG treat for the crew. I even had people trecking into the kitchen to see if there were more… I clearly did not make enough, well I guess you could say I made enough […]

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Afternoon Snack: Slow Cooker Spinach & Artichoke Dip!

Tweet This may be the simplest and most delicious dip you’ll ever have. It’s perfect for parties and get togethers. You throw all of the ingredients in a slow cooker & let it works it’s magic! I’m going to make this dip as a “snack” for the commercial I’m catering this weekend. It’s a hit, […]

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Smartest Tips Ever From a True Diet Pro! Day 4!

Tweet Day 4 is starting out a little shaky for me. I’m hurting from celebrating a little too much last night. I really could use some of these tips today, especially since I have no motivation to even move ha. Alright, enough of my complaining, I need to suck it up! Today we’ll be discussing […]

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Afternoon Snack: Healthy 7 Layer Dip!

Tweet This is actually a dish that I can really dig into. I love dips, especially beans dips. YUM! And I love tostitos, almost as much as I love dips and any reason to put them together I’m game for. This healthy 7 Layer Dip is a perfect dish to snack on and it’s also […]

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What’s for Breakfast? Eat Like a “Biggest Loser”

Tweet Have you been watching The Biggest Loser? It’s really an amazing show. Almost every contestant has lost over 100 lbs!! That’s freakin awesome! But it wouldn’t have been accomplished without the help of their trainers, including a new member of the training team, Cara Castronuova. And to help others she’s sharing some svelte breakfast […]

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What’s for Lunch? Escarole Salad w/ Pancetta Vinaigrette & Poached Egg!

Tweet I figure while we’re talking eggs today, might as well throw one more technique at ya, and then use it in a delicious salad! Usually I like my escarole in soup & my poached eggs in an eggs bennie but these two are a perfect match! This is a delicious, nutritious salad that’s great […]

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What’s for Dinner? The BEST Marinade You’ve Ever Had!

Tweet I’m telling you, this is by far the best marinade you’ll ever have. Nothing else will compare and it’s especially delicious on grilled chicken or pork tenderloin. I’m drooling just thinking about it. It’s the first thing that I brought to my (then future) boyfriend’s apt to grill, won his heart! I can put […]

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