Cool and creamy, this chocolate chip frozen yogurt cake is a delicious alternative to ice cream! Made with Greek yogurt and dark chocolate chips, I promise no one will know it’s a healthier summertime dessert.  This fro-yo dessert is the perfect way to celebrate warmer weather and summertime! A creamyRead More →

Red Pepper Pesto, is a combination of the smoky sweetness of roasted red bell peppers, garlic, Parmesan cheese, almonds and pine nuts to create a delicious pesto. Toss it with pasta for a delectable meal, spread it on sandwiches for a burst of flavor, or use it as a dressingRead More →

Savory bite size Grilled Zucchini Roll-Ups are made with thinly sliced grilled zucchini then rolled up with a cheese and prosciutto filling before being baked with breadcrumbs and Parmesan. These healthy and flavorful small bites are the perfect appetizer for any summer gathering!  I first made these grilled zucchini roll-upsRead More →

Zucchini and shrimp pasta is a light and satisfying Italian meal with tender shrimp, crisp zucchini, and flavorful pasta tossed with garlic and olive oil. It’s simple yet filling enough for a summertime weeknight pasta dinner but could also be served for any special occasion!  This shrimp and pasta dishRead More →

This is a super quick and easy classic Italian almond cookie recipe that is sure to delight you and your family members with a fragrant batch of cookies in no time. These delicious almond cookies last a long time when stored properly and are great for filling cookie tins forRead More →

This Strawberry Ripple Ice Cream, is a creamy No Churn Ice Cream Recipe, made with chopped strawberries and a drizzle of melted chocolate. The perfect summertime treat, any time of the day! If it’s as hot where you are as it is here in Italy then this No Churn IceRead More →

Amatriciana with Fresh Tomatoes, is a delicious Italian Pasta Dish, made with either pancetta or guancialli and fresh tomatoes. It is a fast and easy dinner Idea for any occasion. Ahhh September, the heat of the summer is over and I can’t wait until it arrives, especially this year! DuringRead More →

Tuna and mozzarella stuffed tomatoes are a delicious and easy appetizer that are perfect for any occasion. The combination of the juicy cherry tomatoes, savory tuna, and creamy mozzarella cheese creates a burst of flavors in your mouth. I love making these in the summer when fresh tomatoes are abundant,Read More →

Mouthwatering, satisfying and wholesome this Cheesy Grilled Zucchini and Tomato Bake is made with tender grilled zucchini and roasted tomatoes that are layered casserole style in a baking dish with herbs, spices, and cheese, and then baked until golden and bubbly! It’s the perfect side dish or serve it duringRead More →

With crisp edges and soft centers, these easy zucchini cookies make use of grated zucchini for added moisture and chocolate chips for texture. They are soft, subtly sweet, and infused with warm cinnamon for the best cookies that take advantage of your surplus zucchini! I love coming up with newRead More →