Avocado “Mayo” Spread

I’m finally back to blogging after house hunting and FINALLY finding a new house that we’ll be moving into this summer! Today I’m sharing another super easy family favourite! This recipe came about on a day when we were out of mayo, mustard and any other condiment that you’d put on your sandwich. This “mayo” […]

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Nutella Swirl Muffins 

Nutella swirl muffins

So I don’t know about you, but when I’m stressed out I bake! (And bake and bake and bake…) Some people smoke, some have a drink, and some clean. In my case I head right to the kitchen. If you’ve been following along with me on  Instagram You’ll know it’s been crazy around here. We are […]

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Creamy Avocado Pasta Sauce

creamy avocado pasta

My name is Francesca and I’m addicted to avocados…. Anything I can add them to, I definitely do!  Seriously, I love them so much! In this I recipe paired them with just a few fresh ingredients and had a delicious pasta sauce the whole family loved! This recipe came out of one of those days […]

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Chocolate Pound Cake + Fudge Glaze

chocolate pound cake

I think it’s pretty much a given that chocolate and Valentines Day go hand in hand! I can tell you from experience that if you give me chocolate I’ll definitely be your friend! If that chocolate comes in the form of cake….. Well then you just guaranteed yourself a new bff! This classic chocolate pound […]

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Love Your Charcuterie With San Daniele and Riserva Salami + Giveaway 

Charcuterie board mastro

  Growing up in my Italian family, charcuterie boards weren’t some huge trend. To be honest I had never even heard the term charcuterie before ! What did we call it? That’s easy, Sunday lunch at Nonna’s house! They are the perfect spread for family gatherings, game nights or just a casual Sunday at home. […]

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My “Replay” On Hummus. Italian Style Hummus and Re-Play !

Teaching our kids about healthy snacking is super important to us! Teaching our kids about making sure our planet stays “healthy” is just as important! I’ve known about Re-Play for a while now and loved their products! Not only are they adorable and literally come in a rainbow of colors, they are durable, affordable and best of […]

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Chocolate Greek Yogurt Dip

Valentines day is right around the corner! I love to treat my mini Valentines with a special dessert….. Then the mom conscious kicks in and I gotta make it at least a little bit healthy! So this year I’ve come up with the perfect chocolaty treat that is pretty much guilt free! Not to mentioned […]

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Pizza For Breakfast: B.L.T and Greek

Sundays are the one day a week in our house, that we have a family breakfast. With Mike working all week and the rush of the school routine, we pretty much just eat and run every morning! When Sunday rolls around we are all in agreement that cereal and toast just wont cut it! If […]

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Crock Pot Beef Stew

O.M.G !!! Its cold out there!! Is January too early to start counting down the days until spring? This weekend for our Sunday dinner I decided it was time for some cozy comfort food. Stew is one of our favorite meals, it’s hearty and filling. It warms you right up on those cold and snowy […]

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Sun Dried Tomato Alfredo Sauce

  We all have that one thing our kids absolutely hate! In my house it’s sun dried tomatoes and it’s not my kids, it’s my husband….. So naturally when he saw what I was recipe testing, he turned up his nose. That is until he took a little taste and said “That’s restaurant quality and […]

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