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My Little French Sweetheart

Happy Sunday everyone! Today Vito’s back with some more street food! You know the best part about this series? Vito does the cooking (it’s been amazing!) and the writing (also pretty great, right?). Win for me, and I hope you guys are enjoying it too. Take it away, Vito.  In …

chicken and dumplings


You know how sometimes you want something for dinner that everyone will eat and no one will complain about? Usually I’m ready to have the “eat it or don’t” discussion with the boys, but sometimes I’m just not up for it and really want something everyone will enjoy. Or at …

French Onion Soup

Fall is Here – Time for Soup

Old man winter is letting us know he’s just around the corner. School has started, so apparently we don’t need the sunny days in the 80’s anymore. While I love summertime, with it’s abundant produce, the weather has changed and it’s time to enjoy soups, stews, casseroles, and the hardier …

broccoli cheese soup

Broccoli Cheese Soup

Everyone loves Broccoli Cheese Soup, right? I’m personally a biannual meal planner. In the winter months we eat a ton of soups, stews, roasted meat, and homemade mac and cheese. I crave warm, comfort food. In the summertime we eat more salads, sandwiches, and anything grilled hits the spot. I …

clam chowder 2

Ridiculously Delicious Chowder

How about chicken noodle soup with hot dogs for dinner? No takers? I wouldn’t recommend it either, but I did serve it to my family one night. Nope, I didn’t go crazy or have an empty pantry. It was a birthday dinner. In our house we started a tradition that …