Chicken Wings Pile

Appetizer Recipe: Chicken Wings

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I love appetizers. I have no shame about this. Over the years, I’ve gathered a list of my recipes that are strongly preferred by my family and friends, and on the ...
Homemade mac and cheese dish spirals rotini

Mom’s Mac & Cheese

Nostalgia comes in different forms- photos, home movies, scents. For me, it comes in the form of food. I can honestly say that every single family gathering we have revolves around food, and certain people are ...

Meals for One: Pierogies

I’ve never really been a fancy person, I prefer things to be simple and straightforward, especially my food. My cooking isn’t anything extravagant, and usually the most expensive ingredient that I purchase (bes...

Snack Recipe: Spinach Dip Wontons

I’ll admit it- I’m a snack fiend, but I swear it’s not my fault. I come from a family of grazers, as in, we eat a little of a lot of things all day long. As I’ve become more of an adult so have my tastes, and I...
Chicken Stock

Making the Basics: Chicken Stock

Chicken stock goes into that category of things that I refuse to buy because I can make at home. There are a few reasons why: 1) It is just so absurdly easy. 2) It’s much, much healthier than the boxed or canne...
Tavern on Jane

NYC Restaurant Review: Tavern on Jane

If you’re looking for a quality burger in New York City, you may find yourself overwhelmed.  In every neighborhood, there are at least three places that will claim theirs is best in all five boroughs, which can...
fajitas

Mexican Standouts: Make Fajitas Tonight

Mexican food is one of my favorite cuisines to cook, and to eat, for a couple reasons. And fajitas are a great example. As far as cooking, it’s pretty easy. Generally, the spice combinations are simple, an...