Monthly Archives: October 2010

Frito Pie, an Interesting Pizza, and a HOT Date Night!

Here are the meals we had last week. All in all, a very tasty week! * First up we have our Sunday brunch, which I found in my newest book. I’m quite the fan (groupie??) of Tyler Florence, so when … Continue reading

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DATE NIGHT! Eggplant Parmesan, Homemade Spaghetti, and Tiramisu Cheesecake

This was Date Night this past Friday, and it’s the one I mentioned in the last blog as being special. It was not a special occasion being celebrated, but this meal was rather involved, and making homemade pasta was a … Continue reading

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Last Week’s Meals

Here are a few of the meals we ate last week. Date Night will be a separate post. Enjoy! For brunch we had Smoked Salmon Frittata. This was quite yummy! This came from the book “Barefoot Contessa Family Style” by … Continue reading

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Belize – the Black Hole Drop!!

Sorry it’s been awhile, but here is my final Belize post. This is the last excursion we took with the Caves Branch resort. It was probably my favorite day, despite being the toughest day! Here’s a summary of this excursion: … Continue reading

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DATE NIGHT!! Pasta with Butternut Squash Puree and Shrimp, and Truffles for Dessert

This was our Date Night last Friday. We ended the evening by watching “Syriana”. I’m still not sure what to make of that movie, it was a tad confusing. Good, though! Anyway, the pasta dish is one I’ve been wanting … Continue reading

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Chicken Thighs: Grilled with Duck Fat, Glazed with Apricot Jam

Matt came up with most of this dinner and it was DELICIOUS!!! He’s had the idea for awhile now to basically infuse chicken meat with duck fat on the grill, and it worked really well. You could definitely taste that … Continue reading

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