Beans

Italian Sausage Soup

Wow it has been chilly outside this week! Talk about a cold snap… I have some friends living in Northern Minnesota and it was -52 degrees with the windchill…-52 degrees! That is entirely TOO COLD. Read more…

Entrees

Classic Marinara Sauce

Every home cook needs a reliable, delicious marinara sauce recipe, and after going through my (rather ridiculous) collection of cookbooks the other day, I finally settled on my favorite – Giada de Laurentiis’ basic marinara Read more…