Turkey Noodle Casserole

So Thanksgiving has come and gone, and if you were like me and hosted a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, you were probably left with loads of leftovers. My husband certainly had no complaints about that, however I myself can only take so many turkey sandwiches before I’m completely over it ’til next Thanksgiving! I try to…

Butternut Squash Tortellini with Brown Butter Sauce

And once again, Halloween is gone, and with that enters the holiday season.  As fast as the store shelves are emptied and re-stocked with Christmas decor and adornments, in blows the cooler air, mittens and scarves and all that embodies the holiday season. However, having said that, I am not too quick to part ways…

Pasta al Burro e Salvia

My friends back in Italy will laugh when they see this blog post because the necessity to write instructions on how to prepare “pasta al burro e salvia“, or rather pasta with butter an sage, is actually quite UNnecessary. But the majority of my readers are non-Italians who perhaps have never prepared this bit of…

Casunziei: The Pride of San Vito di Cadore, Italy

The first time I stepped foot in the enchanting town of San Vito di Cadore, I fell hopelessly in love. Nestled in the heart of the Dolomite mountains in north east Italy, it may not be as famous as its next door neighbor Cortina, but it most certainly holds its own in both beauty and charm….