Turkey Burgers

Juicy Turkey Burgers

I love turkey burgers but finding one that is delicious and juicy is harder than you’d expect! Most versions turn out too dry or mushy but not Barb’s. Barb and I have been friends for […]

Lemon Raspberry Coffee Cake

Lemon + raspberries + sweet, warm cake – can you think of a better combination? I love sour cream coffee cake but my mother’s recipe, which is absolutely delicious, is very dense and leaves me feeling […]

Cooking with Quinoa

Quinoa is so versatile and simple to make that I always have several boxes stocked away in my pantry and ready to add to sides, salads or entrees. Here are 3 ways you can enjoy this gluten-free, superfood for breakfast, lunch or dinner: […]

How to Make Quinoa

Quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) is a nutty, gluten-free, protein packed alternative to rice, cous-cous and even oatmeal. It’s also high in fiber, folate, magnesium and potassium among other nutritious daily minerals. Fluffy red and white quinoa are the […]

Creamy Avocado Dip

I have a big crush on avocados. I always have some in my fridge because they can be incorporated into almost any meal. Not only are they deliciously creamy, they are loaded with heart healthy fats, vitamins, […]

Fresh Tomato Salsa

Growing up on the east coast with an Italian family, jarred salsa and Taco Bell were the only “Mexican” foods I had tried. Naturally, I was unimpressed and rarely craved what I thought was Mexican […]

Pasta Lorenzo

Almost every recipe I create has a story. It is either inspired by childhood memories, a night out with good friends, traveling, a talented chef or random people I meet… Like Lorenzo One warm Friday night in […]

The Best Buttermilk Pancakes

The pancakes of my youth were either too eggy, flat or tasted like a cardboard box. Even butter, syrup or a delicious berry compote couldn’t save them. So, I couldn’t understand why my husband would willingly order […]