Homemade Pesto

If you’re anything like me, you love Pesto but have always been afraid to make it on your own. I used store bought for years and finally caved and bought a basil plant a few weeks ago in an attempt to keep it growing and finally make Pesto from scratch. It is incredibly easy and […]

Read More

Vanilla-Frosted Cupcakes

The most delicious and basic cupcake recipe you will ever make! Ingredients: 1 stick of butter 1/2 cup of granulated sugar 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 cup of all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons of baking powder 1 tablespoon of sprinkles (if desired) ___________________________________ Frosting Ingredients: 1 1/2 sticks of butter 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract […]

Read More

Homemade Meatballs

Simple and easy meatballs to serve as an appetizer or to serve with Spaghetti! Ingredients: 1 lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef 1/2 cup  Italian-style bread crumbs 1/4 cup milk 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 tablespoon of grated Parmesan cheese 1 small onion, finely chopped (1/4 cup) 1 egg You can add in or substitute different […]

Read More

Cooking Party

Every year I, along with the help of my mother, host a party for both of my nieces. It’s not a cause for any celebration, we just give them a party and invite over all the ones in the family. This year we hosted a, “Cooking,” themed party. We planned out a menu and decided […]

Read More