Blog Archives for tag italian

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Jun 02

Tomato and Zucchini Gratin {Secret Recipe Club}

This month for the Secret Recipe Club I was matched with Della Cucina Provera. I loved exploring Francesca’s blog. Her recipes look delicious– and she says that she is inspired by a Tuscan way of life. “It’s about simple, seasonal ingredients and forgiving measurements.” I can absolutely get behind that! I chose to make a Zucchini + Tomato Gratin– it was so… Continue reading

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May 30

Bella Braised Chicken

The best thing about cooking Weight Watchers friendly meals is not knowing they are Weight Watchers friendly meals. Am I right? This Bella Braised Chicken is something that you will go back to again and again. I have! And it’s just as delicious each time I make it, with crisp veggies and juicy chicken. Ok, drooling just thinking about my dinner… Continue reading

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Apr 21

Polenta Bake

Who doesn’t love polenta? I am a huge fan- I never had polenta and actually didn’t know it existed (yes, I am 100% Italian…) until visiting a friend’s grandparents’ home in college. One bite, and I was in love! Add sausage and cheese and veggies, and I’m in heaven. This version of Polenta Bake is very loosely based on a… Continue reading

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Mar 26

Italian Crescent Casserole

Well, hello again friends! Did you miss me? I certainly missed all of you over the past couple weeks when I have been MIA. I had a big work event this past weekend, and everything else in my life stopped dead in its tracks. Including cooking…and eating too for that matter. I ate a lot of jelly beans, and now… Continue reading