Chicken Marbella

Chicken Marbella is one of those dishes that has been around for what is seemingly forever, yet to this day, I find many friends who have yet to try it. If you are one of those folks who have not tried it, but this post  persuades you to give it a go, well…you’re likely to […]


Two Fun Ways for Wine Lovers to Learn More About Wine

Calling all wine lovers. Are you a wine lover? Oh, sure, maybe you like to drink wine. But would you say you’re someone who knows a lot about wine? Or do you leave that to the hoity-toity wine snobs?  Wine is a topic that leaves many of us feeling intimidated. Personally, I love to learn […]


Pasta Carbonara with Homemade Bread Crumbs

People often ask me for suggestions for meals that are quick, easy, delicious, and frugal, and Pasta Carbonara with Homemade Bread Crumbs is just such a recipe. When life’s circumstances are just so hectic – like during the holidays, for example – that there’s no TIME to get to the grocery store, you need a […]