Tag: Oregano

Tuscan Vegetable and Bean Soup

Tuscan Vegetable and Bean Soup is a favorite of the cold weather season. Hot, comforting, and packed with amazing flavor to make you smile on a chilly day. Who doesn’t love a hearty bowl of delicious warm soup this time […]

Baked Ziti

Oven-baked pasta such as Baked Ziti has a long, remarkable history. Making delicious pasta dishes was a perfect opportunity for a person to show off their cooking creativity. Baked pasta, aka pasta al forno, was adopted all […]

Southern-Style Tomato Mac and Beef

This classic Southern-Style Tomato Mac and Beef Recipes are one of the most delicious, easy to make, flavorful meals from Southern-American childhoods, made with hearty ground beef, organic tomatoes, green bell peppers, sweet onions,  a […]

The History Behind Chili

The history behind chili is a murky history of the past. One thing I can certainly assure you of friends, our favorite fall tailgate food surely did not originate in any part of Mexico by any means. […]

Chickpea Salad Recipe

This delicious tasting easy to make Chickpea Salad combines all of my favorite organic garden fresh vegetables in one fabulous easy recipe. The chickpeas are combined with zucchini,  vine-ripened tomatoes, sliced green onions, sweet yellow bell […]

New Orléans Style bbq Shrimp Recipe

New Orléans Style bbq Shrimp is one of the fabulous historical dishes of New Orléans. Of course, New Orléans Style bbq Shrimp isn’t about dumping a bunch of BBQ sauce on chargrilled shrimp. It’s actually a […]

Baked Rotini and Meatballs Casserole

Baked Rotini and Meatballs Casserole is the comfort food of any pasta and cheese lovers dreams, made with our favorite quality pasta, the families favorite hearty, Y’all thick, chunky homemade pasta sauce, delicious meatballs, and the […]

Cincinnati Chili Recipe and it’s many "Ways"

In the Roaring Twenties,  a new star would emerge on the food menu of the Cincinnati-based Empress Lunch Room owned by Greek immigrants Tom and John Kiradjieff, that recipe is what has been known for 90+ […]

Copycat Popeye’s Spicy Fried Chicken

What’s not to love about Popeye’s Spicy Fried Chicken? Honestly, I am probably one of the biggest Popeye’s Spicy Chickens fans out there to date. I adore the taste of that spicy, perfectly seasoned, crispy […]

The Best Lasagna Soup

Mention a Homemade Lasagna and all I can think of are the wonderful layers and layers of pasta, slowly simmered homemade sauce, quality lean meats, creamy whole milk ricotta, fresh Italian herbs, and molten hot […]

Hunter-Style Chicken {Chicken Cacciatore }

Hunter-Style Chicken {Chicken Cacciatore } looks very impressive on the dinner table, but really it’s so simple and easy to make. All you’ll need to make this delicious tasting Hunter-Style Chicken is chicken thighs, flour, olive […]

Spicy Shrimp and Annie’s Homegrown Shells and White Cheddar

Spicy Shrimp and Annie’s Homegrown Shells and White Cheddar is a totally delicious and exciting new recipe made with Certified Grass-fed Organic Annie’s Homegrown Shells and White Cheddar, Shrimp seasoned to perfection with Cajun Spices, fresh […]

CREAMY LINGUINE WITH SEAFOOD

Creamy Linguine with Seafood is a delicious linguine pasta dish combined with gulf shrimp, lump crabmeat. fresh steamed veggies consisting of zucchini, broccoli, carrots, mushrooms and roasted red sweet peppers covered in a thick creamy […]

Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings

You’ll seriously love how easy it is to make these Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings. If you enjoy a good old-fashioned homemade crispy fried onion rings and  Cajun Spices this is your Onion ring recipe you have […]

Mexican Rice with Corn

Mexican Rice with Corn is a flavorful yet simple and utterly delicious Mexican-Inspired recipe that pairs well with almost any of your favorite Mexican Dishes; combining long grain rice with fresh green bell peppers, red bell […]

Spaghetti  with Meatballs Florentine #PublixVivaItaliaSale + Giveaway

My family recipe for Spaghetti with Florentine Meatballs is so easy to make, combining a simple pasta sauce made with Hunts Tomato Sauce®, Hunts Tomato Puree®, diced tomatoes, garlic, onion and garden fresh herbs, labeled […]

Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Beef and Sausage

Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Beef and Sausage are so deliciously simple to make, yet they will definitely make the hubby  and children think  you spent all day preparing them. The filling can easily be made […]

Red Creole Crawfish Gumbo

Gumbo is one of the oldest beloved Creole and Cajun cuisines in Louisiana, Gumbo is as much of a cultural symbol of as the bayou or jazz music heard playing in the French Quarters of […]

Homemade Pizza Sauce and Pizza Bagels

Homemade Pizza Sauce and Pizza Bagels are a perfectly quick way to have a delicious  Pizza snack or lunch for the kids or even adults, ready in no time flat. This delicious Homemade pizza sauce […]

Creamy Spinach and Chicken in Roasted Garlic Parmesan Ragu Recipe

      Deliciously easy to make Creamy Spinach and Chicken in Roasted Garlic Parmesan Ragu Recipe is a favorite for a go-to meal when our family is in a hurry on a busy night. Combining […]

Mexican Meatball Soup – Sopa de Albondigas

Mexican Meatball Soup – Sopa de Albondigas is pure Mexican comfort food made with love, then ladled in a favorite bowl to be enjoyed on a cold day. This fabulous soup centers around the famous Mexican Albondigas […]

Sicilian- Style Stuffed Peppers made with Sausage & Couscous

One of my favorite comfort foods to date is Sicilian-Style Stuffed Peppers; made with Sausage & Couscous. A delicious version of stuffed peppers made with quality Italian sausage, Ramano-Parmesan cheese, couscous cooked with Rosemary and […]

Italian-Style Fried Brussel Sprouts

My Italian-Style Fried Brussel Sprouts are the perfect new appetizer for this fall; so insanely good even those who  have always hated them will begin a new relationship with their childhood dinner enemy. Coated in […]

Fiery Lemon Shrimp

  Easy Fiery lemon Shrimp is a delicious recipe that has a perfect bold, buttery, spicy flavor, with a just a hint of lemon flavor; that makes it perfect menu item for over white rice, […]

Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce

Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce are so darn good, you may want to make 2 batches of this Delicious Chicken Mexican goodness wrapped in fresh corn tortillas with fabulous homemade red sauce, a hint of […]

Baked Cajun Cauliflower Bites

Baked Cajun Cauliflower Bites are a favored appetizer at our football parties; they are the very first menu item to quickly disappear. Made with fresh cauliflower that has been dipped in farm fresh eggs, seasoned […]

Chunky Italian Pasta Sauce & Sweet Sausage

Perfect Chunky Italian Pasta Sauce & Sweet sausage has layers upon layers of delicious flavor. A thick rich, sauce that’s perfect for penne, rigatoni, or mostaccioli pasta. Made with quality Italian Sweet Sausage, onions, peppers, zucchini, […]

Cajun Meatloaf

This recipe for Cajun Meatloaf;  isn’t mom’s plain old meatloaf folks, this meatloaf is pure Cajun Mom’s comfort food kicked up several notches with Cajun Seasoning, cayenne pepper, Crystal hot sauce, a Holy Cajun Trinity, […]

Cajun Gravy

This delicious Cajun Style gravy is made with pure Acadian love from a rich amber-colored roux made with bacon drippings, butter, The “Cajun Holy Trinity” of celery, bell peppers, onions, garlic, seasoned with Slap Ya […]

Baked Cellentani and Meatballs

Baked Cellentani and Meatballs is a perfect alternative for  Baked lasagna, made with those wonderful  Cellentani – corkscrew pasta noodles, homemade simple Italian meatballs, red sauce, ricotta cheese, Romano cheese, fresh herbs, and a little […]