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Memorial Weekend Feast

Now that our Memorial Weekend is off and running, I thought I would share with you a few of the things my family will be enjoying this weekend. First off, Lets start with the...

Chocolate Zucchini Madelines

These delicate French cookies are known for their distinctive scallop shape. They are a perfect afternoon pick me up with coffee or tea.

Fruit Salad for Trinity Sunday

The Holy Trinity is hard to explain through food. I do however try to turn food into traditions every chance I get. I also try the best I can to incorporate local and in...

Roasted Lemon and Pepper Shrimp

The secret to moist and delicious shrimp is to roast it in the oven. This quick and easy meal can be tossed together in no time flat.

Pentecost Parfaits

These Pentecost Parfaits are full of strawberry goodness. They are simple enough for the kids to make and perfect to celebrate the birthday of the Catholic Church.

Eggplant Gratin

This Classic Eggplant Gratin can be served as a meatless main or perfect as a delicious side dish.

An Ascension Picnic

The commemoration of Jesus ascension into heaven is today. There is a tradition in some areas to have a picnic. Here in Virginia the weather is warm and is a perfect day for a...

Cheddar Scones

These rich, tender scones are packed with cheddar goodness. After they are baked they are brushed with a garlic and parsley butter.

Cinnamon Cobblestone Bread

This Cinnamon Cobblestone Bread is a fun and different way to cook and serve a Cinnamon Loaf. 

Tasty Thai Burger

This Tasty Thai Burger is full of Asian flavor. It will soon be your favorite back yard burger.

Chocolate Zucchini Donuts

These easy homemade chocolate donuts are baked not fried. They also have healthy zucchini mixed right in. They are perfect for breakfast or as a sweet snack.

Chicken in Chardonnay

This is an easy one pot braise, you get the best of both worlds, a crispy skinned chicken with a velvety and complex wine sauce.

Slow Cooker Chicken and Spaghetti

There is nothing that doesn’t taste better with bacon. Once you try this super simple recipe, it may be your go to recipe from now on.

Cheesy Pesto Pasta and Peas

This meatless dish with basic store bought pesto, makes a great flavorful dressing for this spring time favorite.

Loaded Baked Potato Casserole

This make ahead Mashed Potato Casserole is full of cheesy bacon goodness. It is the perfect no fuss side dish for everyday or any of your holiday meals.