All you have to do is mention fried dough around any of my family on my dad’s side, and you’ll get the same response. “Mmmmm!” This was probably my absolute favorite treat that Nana made. Come to think of it, it’s probably why I’m such a donut-lover today! So what is fried dough? Well essentially… Continue reading Fried Dough
This lasagna isn’t a traditional Italian lasagna. It’s more of a casserole that is made with lasagna noodles. Nonetheless, it’s delicious. I fell in love with this lasagna when we were camping in Wyoming with my husband’s family. There was a large group of us and each night one family would make a different dinner… Continue reading Dutch Oven Lasagna
From my previous pizza post, you already know that my family and I love to eat pizza. So of course we enjoy pizza many different ways, and even for dessert. I’m talking about a fruit pizza. My birthday was earlier this week, and this is what I requested as my birthday cake this year, so this… Continue reading A Different Kind of Pizza
With Easter right around the corner, I can’t help but daydream about what it was like for me as a child. The best part of the day was getting together with family for dinner. One of the first things I’d do when I walked in would be to check the oven for artichokes. Then my… Continue reading Lindsay’s Lasagna
What do you do with your leftover pasta? You fry it, of course! Sounds a little weird? Yes, I agree, but you HAVE to try it. It’s SO good. Okay, this isn’t like you’re probably thinking. We aren’t going to deep fry pasta. This is just a delicious way to reheat your leftover pasta –… Continue reading Fried Pasta?
Christmas cookies… where do I begin? There are so many different recipes, and they’re all so yummy! Some of my favorites are pizzelles, snowballs, 3-color cookies, and cutouts. Actually, my list can go on and on. Today we’re going to talk about the tradition of cutout cookies. My mom started making cutout cookies with me… Continue reading Who Frosted the Cookies?
Of course Nana’s pizza was delicious as was everything she made for the family. She would use the frozen bread dough, thawed, risen and shaped into a pizza pan with lots of olive oil, topped with sauce, cheese and various toppings. Since then, my dad has been on a mission to perfect his pizza, and… Continue reading All I want to do is eat PIZZA!