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Summer Pasta Salad

A simple, Summer Pasta Salad recipe that is perfect for all of your summer BBQ’s and potlucks!  It is a great recipe for using up all of the vegetables from your garden or farmers market haul. I’m not specifying quantities as I tend to think that with salads you go for what you like. Recipe […]


Ricotta and Spinach Manicotti

These Ricotta and Spinach Manicotti are filled with a blend of ricotta, mozzarella and fresh spinach then topped with a tomato basil sauce and Parmigiano-Reggiano for a cheesy, flavorful dish that will wow your dinner guests. Recipe and Photo:


Cold-Brewed Iced Coffee

On a summer weekend morning, there’s no better way to drink coffee than this Cold-Brewed Iced Coffee. No need to brew hot coffee and then chill it. None of the bitterness that iced coffee can sometimes produce. Recipe and Photo:


Cherry Layer Cake

Recipe for Cherry Layer Cake – This amazing cherry cake remains near the top of the list of my all-time favorite layer cakes, of all time. Recipe and Photo: Lauras Sweet Spot