As we prepare for Christmas, how about saying this prayer? “Teach us to love, O Lord. May we always remember to put you first as we follow Christ’s footsteps, that we may know your love and show it in our … Continue reading →
Gregorio and Filippo are the “new” guys on the Little Italy block, sharing amazing Italian dishes in a very unique way. Cookbook Tavola Calda, offers the perfect variety of meals that are already cooked, prepared and ready for hungry customers to pick what they want for a quick lunch to go, or a pleasant, leisurely dining experience.
We went backpacking a few weekends ago. My pack was bigger than I am and I was exhausted by the end of it.
Chris pushed me out of my comfort zone with this adventure and I thanked him. While it was a little rough climbing at that altitude with no cardio training, I don’t regret it. Thank goodness for barre classes that build up my muscles!
The views were spectacular and now I can officially say I’ve gone without a … Read more...
Recently, I have been finding myself scouring the kitchen for a little snack that didn’t involve ice cream. I found some all-too-ripe-bananas, so naturally, banana bread was calling. Coincidentally, my man had been asking for some of that homemade goodness for over a few weeks now, but it was just too darn hot to bring myself to turn the oven on to bake bread.
Well, after my voracious snack hunt went down, I caved and used the mushy bananas … Read more...
I’m still thinking about Italian tomatoes. I could eat them all day, every day…and I did for 2 weeks.
The tomatoes in Italy are so flavorful and sweet that even the seemingly unripe, green-ish tomatoes are better than any tomato I’ve had in America. Their tomatoes taste how a tomato should taste yet that flavor is still beyond your imagination unless you’ve had one.
I’ve had canned San Marzano tomatoes and I know those will greatly alter the flavor of … Read more...