Category Archives: Special Occasions

Mother’s Day Mushroom and Sausage Risotto

I had a really nice Mother’s day with my family yesterday. We played Bananagrams, did a little bird watching and I made dinner for my parents. For anyone who knows my mom, mushrooms are easily one of her favorite ingredients … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Mexican Fiesta!

I may have gone a bit overboard for Cinco de Mayo this year. Maybe the blog is getting the best if me or maybe I just wanted to use that as an excuse to make 4 dishes for the event … Continue reading

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White Sangria Recipe and Steak Tip Taste Test

This past Monday was my birthday so haven’t had much time to post this week. Celebration started last Friday when Sean and I decided to do a steak tip taste test. This consisted of me getting tips from my favorite … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Dinner- Pork Tenderloin with Gorgonzola Sauce

This year I offered to cook Christmas Eve dinner for my parents. In our family we usually have just the immediate family at Christmas eve and then head to CT Christmas day to spend the holiday with more family members. … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Family Feast

This years Thanksgiving was a very successful. My brother David and his wife Laura hosted it at their home this year. The spread was vast and beautiful. Laura’s mom cooked a turkey to perfection, while she had prepared all the … Continue reading

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