Are Ready for The BIG GAME on February 3rd?

Super Bowl Sunday is February 3rd & you don’t want to fumble if you’re hosting a neighborhood, family and/or friends Big Game bash. Is it for football fans only? Couples? Families with kids? An all day event or just a viewing party? Follow our tips & tricks to plan the ultimate party that your guests […]

5 Steps to Planning the Perfect Valentine’s Day Celebration

It’s not too early to think about planning the perfect Valentine’s day surprise for your spouse, partner, or other loved one. Following these 5 steps will ensure that it’s thoughtful and memorable. Step 1: Plan ahead Yes, holidays often sneak up on us and before we know it, we’re scrambling to make the day special […]

Sautéed Zucchini and Tomatoes

Ingredients 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 small red onion, diced 1 pound zucchini (2-3 medium), cut into 1/2-inch chunks 1 pint cherry or grape tomatoes, halved 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1 tablespoon fresh chopped basil, plus more for garnish if desired Heat the olive […]

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Smoked Salmon Deviled Eggs

Ingredients: 8 extra-large eggs 4 oz smoked salmon 2 oz room-temp cream cheese 1/2 cup sour cream 1 TBSP lemon juice 2 TBSP mayo 2 TBSP fresh chives, minced (plus enough for the garnish) salt and pepper to taste Directions: Cook the eggs hard-boiled. Cool and peel. Slice in half, lengthwise. Prepare an electric mixer […]

Italian Grain Pie

Ingredients: 1/2 cup wheat berries, whole Half a dozen large eggs 1 cup sugar, white 1-1/2 lbs ricotta cheese 8 ounces mixed candied fruit 1/2 tsp cinnamon, ground 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp grated lemon rind 2 teaspoons grated orange rind 1 TBSP shortening 1 tsp salt Pastry for two 9-inch pies with extra […]

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Filled Strawberries with Chocolate Topping

Ingredients: 1 pint strawberries, fresh 8-ounce package of cream cheese 1/2 TSP vanilla extract 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 1/2 cup chocolate chips To Make: Leave cream cheese out of the refrigerator for half an hour or until softened. Remove the center and tops of the strawberries. Use an electric beater to mix the confectioners’ sugar, […]

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Crab Cakes – Easy Recipe

Ingredients: 2 cans crabmeat (6 ounces each, 12 oz total) 1/3 cup breadcrumbs, seasoned Additional 2/3 cup seasoned breadcrumbs for coating 2 green onions 1 TBSP fresh or bottled lemon juice 1/4 cup sweet red pepper 1 egg 1/4 cup mayo 1/8 TSP cayenne pepper pinch garlic powder 1 TBSP butter for frying To Make: […]