Baked Ziti

Time: 1 hour Comfort food that will helps making anything feel possible. Music Selection: Lea Michele – Anything’s Possible Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef 3 italian sausages 280 g ricotta cheese 3 – 14 oz cans of pureed tomato sauce 3 cups grated mozzarella or mix cheese 1 lb ziti pasta Handful fresh basil Fresh…

Puffed Wheat Squares

Time: 20 minutes A recipe that brings back memories for me when I was a kid, but also to my kids when they were younger! Kicking back with a flashback to Roger Whittaker and puffed wheat squares. Music Selection: Roger Whittaker – Medley: New World in Morning, Last Farewell, Durham Town Ingredients: 6 Tbsp Cocoa…

Coconut Shrimp Tacos

Time: 30 minutes This recipe will fill your soul with happiness… easy to make, delicious, and healthy and…. you will want it again and again. Music Selection: One Republic – Say (All I Need) Ingredients: 50 -60 medium shrimp, uncooked, tail off 1 ½ cups flour (for keto use coconut flour) Salt/pepper (optional ½ tsp…

Chicken fettuccini alfredo (keto friendly)

Time: 30 minutes Serves 6 If you love pasta, you will love this dish. It is quick to make and makes a lot, but you will have none left… enjoy! Music Selection: Dean Martin – Volare Ingredients: 750 g of fettuccini noodles 5 large chicken breasts, cut into 1 inch cubes 4 Tbsp butter 3…

BBQ Italian Porkloin

Time: marinating time: 2 hours; 30 minutes Wowsee – you will enjoy this simple and tasty recipe. Great for company! Music Selection: Lindsey Stirling – Til The Light Goes Out Ingredients: 2  porkloins, 2 lbs each ½ cup balsamic vinegar 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp dried basil 1 tsp dried oregano 1 tsp dried…

Instant Pot Beef Parikash with Egg Noodles

Time: 45 minutes For whatever reason, this dish reminded me of White Nights and the scene where Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gregory Hines dance…. love this movie and love this dish! Maybe it will make you want to dance, too. Music Selection: White Nights – Mikhail Baryshnikov & Gregory Hines Ingredients: 3 Tbsp olive oil 3…

Lemon Garlic Broccolini

Time: 15 minutes You will absolutely “Need” to make this recipe again and again, while listening to Jon Batiste… This is a quick, healthy, side dish – great for every day or special occasions. Music Selection: Jon Batiste – I Need You Ingredients: 2 packages broccolini (12 oz) Zest from one lemon 2 cloves garlic…

Char Siu Pork

Time: 15 minutes plus marinating time This is one of those recipes that is quick to cook and delicious to eat. I like to do a big batch so we have left overs for noodle soup, stir fry fried rice. Music Selection: Ray Charles – What’d I Say Ingredients: 1/3 cup hoisin sauce 1/3 cup…

Buttered & Dilled Snap Peas & Carrots

Time: 15 minutes Simple, healthy and tasty… need I say more (and great music to get you energized about this side dish). Music Selection: Ann-Margret & Tina Turner – Proud Mary Ingredients: 2 carrots, peeled 4 cups washed and trimmed snap peas ¼ cup butter Salt/pepper 1 Tbsp fresh or dried dill Directions: Slice the…

Coconut Cream Pie

Time: at least 4 hours “People who meet in this romantic setting, are so hypnotized by the lovely evening summer breeze” AND this amazingly simple coconut cream pie! Music Selection: Frank Sinatara & Ella Fitzgerald – Moonlight in Vermont Ingredients: ½ a Pate Brisee recipe 4 egg yolks ¼ cup cornstarch 1 – 14 oz…