White Bean Hummus

Tomorrow is the Spring potluck at work and I volunteered to make yummy treats — of course! A potluck at work is a great opportunity to try something new (and blog about it). Normally I would make a dessert because dessert is my favorite food group. This time I chose white bean hummus because I…

Beer Bread

Moist and dense with a hint of beer flavor.

Linguine and Clam Sauce

The first time someone made this for me I thought it was just OK. The more I ate this dish, the better and better it got; however, I never made it for myself. And so it became time to perfect this recipe on my own.

Clam Sauce

Crushed red chili flakes give this garlicky dish a small amount of heat.

Meat and Cheese Lover’s Pizza

A hefty pizza full of four different kinds of meats and cheeses–sure to impress the stomach of the man in your life. For me that’s my dad!

Easy Marinara Sauce

Use this sauce as a base for pizza or toss it with your favorite shaped pasta.

Homemade Dumplings

My mom always made these when she made her famous chicken soup. However, when she was a kid she used to eat a steaming bowl full with butter. They’re pretty much my favorite part of chicken and dumpling soup, so a heaping bowl of these dumplings with butter would make a great meal!