Lidia Bastianich: Spaghetti and Meatballs

Lidia Bastianich is my spirit chef. If you’ve never watched her on Create TV, you should go watch her cook. Her passion for Italian food and her nurturing personality come through the TV and give you a big warm hug. Mm! If you don’t know about her (blasphemy BTW), then you may have seen her…

Aashpazi: Kabab Koobideh (& Fixins by Me!)

Come on over for  Middle Eastern food for Sunday Supper y’all! My boyfriend and I tried this recipe out before and it was amazing the first time. I must say it was even more amazing the second time. We have tried out middle eastern restaurants all around Los Angeles County from a spot in Pasadena,…

Leftover Tsujita Ramen

Sorry this isn’t a ramen recipe, but I wanted to show you if you have extra pasta dough you can make some ramen noodles! Step up your left over ramen with fresh noodles instead of dry ramen…or top ramen noodles. Not that that is a problem, no judgement yo…you work with what you have. Here…

Food & Wine/ Jacques Pepin: Beef Bourguignon

The actual name of this recipe in the food and wine recipe is Beef Stew with Red Wine. It was a result of googling beef bourguinon soo if anyone knows what distinguishes beef bourguinon please enlighten me! The boyfriend recently bought a dutch oven from Costco and wanted to try it out. After about 20…

Ratatouille Galette – UPDATED

I went on a ratatouille galette making spree back during Thanksgiving but never shared it! It was a HIT with my parents and my boyfriend’s family. I’ve also made this MANY times since then, for pot lucks or any other occasion that calls for a veggie side dish. What is great about this recipe is…