August 5, 2014

Zucchini Obsession: 14 Zucchini Recipes that Make Amazing Summer Meals

When I bring up my seasonal obsession with zucchini – which, incidentally, is in full effect at the moment – I always marvel at how many people describe the delicious summer squash as either tasteless, or perhaps even more astonishingly, as boring and difficult to work with. Tasteless? Boring? Difficult to work with? Hearing those kinds of comments, I instantly know that the people making them are woefully uninitiated in the many sublime pleasures of the deceptively simple vegetable.

Growing up the grandson of a Neapolitan grandmother, I was introduced to zucchini as an ingredient in a multitude of meals at a very early age. When properly prepared, zucchini serves as the basis for an enormous number of mouthwatering dishes. In fact, if anything, the difficulty of working with zucchini is often having too many meal directions to choose from. Read the rest of this entry »

July 16, 2014

Hankering for a Great Weeknight Burger Recipe? We’ve Got 5 for You

It’s summertime. And you want a burger. Not just any burger, something special. Thing is, you can’t decide whether you want a juicy cheeseburger, a healthy vegan burger or maybe something more exotic. And you really don’t want to go out, so you can’t afford to wait much longer to get your act together. Read the rest of this entry »

July 14, 2014

3 Delicious Recipes for National Macaroni Day (or Anytime Really)

Macaroni and Cheese

In honor of National Macaroni Day, we thought we’d bring you a few super-simple, can’t-miss macaroni recipes from our sister site, SavvyFork.  Each has a good balance of carbs, proteins and fats, so they’re not just great ideas for Macaroni Day celebrations – but really for any day of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

August 13, 2013

Fondue Fun At The Melting Pot

Last night my girlfriends and I went to The Melting Pot for their Ladies’ Night Out. It was one of our last times together before we all part ways for school at the end of the month and we thought fondue would be a fun way to celebrate. Two out of four of us had been to The Melting Pot before (I was one of the fondue virgins.) It was a fun, delicious and food-coma inducing experience! Read the rest of this entry »

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