Eggplant Parmesan Dinner – Quick, Easy, Delicious, Inexpensive

Yesterday I posted an article by Jill Cooper about making life easier without eating out.  Today I want to offer you my own suggestion for creating a wonderful eggplant parmesan dinner at home.  This meal incorporates the “convenience items” Jill … Continue reading




“Fall-Off-The-Bone” Chicken in Spaghetti Sauce

OK.  Here’s a recipe for the most tender (tenderest?) chicken you will ever have.  I’m talkin’ fall-off-the-bone tender.  So here’s the deal.  I bought a family pack of chicken legs at the grocery store – there were 12 in the … Continue reading




Carmen’s Italian Tuna with Red Onion

Here’s a tuna dish that my dad has been making for years.  It’s really simple, and it’s really good.  My dad really likes white bread, so he makes a sandwich using that.  My husband and I really like to have … Continue reading




Spinach and Cheese Manicotti

Craving for some delicious Italian Food?  Then, this recipe is for you.  Some people shy away from making Manicotti because they think it is too difficult.  It’s not!  It’s super easy and pretty quick too.  Basically, you just boil the … Continue reading




Annie’s Linguine Fini – Creamy Pasta with Shrimp, Garlic, Tomatoes, and Basil

Here is my version of pasta with shrimp.  This is so good; my mouth is watering just thinking about it.  This is absolutely fantastic – my family loves this pasta dish and I know you will too.   Note about … Continue reading