A Thousand Days in Venice by Marlena de Blasi

A Thousand Days in Venice by Marlena de Blasi

December 2011 A Thousand Days in Venice by Marlena de Blasi. The first book of several chronicling the author’s adventures...

Rachael Ray’s Carbonara

Rachael Ray’s Carbonara

Rachael Ray’s Carbonara This is a super easy classic Italian recipe (and inexpensive).  I will substitute bacon when good pancetta...

October Book of the Month: Playing for Pizza

October Book of the Month: Playing for Pizza

October 2011 Playing for Pizza by John Grisham  I don’t know about you, but football fever is in full swing...

Homemade Italian Pizza

Homemade Italian Pizza

Jaime Oliver’s homemade pizza From Jamie Oliver printed in Better Homes and Gardens Special Interest Publication Ultimate Italian 2009 This...

My New Page:  Recipes

My New Page: Recipes

I have added a new page where I will feature my favorite recipes, all tried out in my kitchen and...