A Taste of Fall with my Apple Butter Pizza

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Fall is definitely my favorite season.   I know there's a lot to be said for spring especially coming out of a long hard winter.   But Autumn in all its glory, just can't be surpassed.   Apples are coming into season, no matter how you like them there's an apple for you, crisp, sweet, tart, and oh so juicy! Spending most of my life in the New … [Read more...]

Seven Cheese Pizza Roll Ups for a Back to School Lunch!


This month has been a world wind of activity for me.  The beginning and end of each school year is always jammed packed with activity, which means catering, which means extra days and nights....sigh Well the good news is I finish up my last real after hours catering this week, and I'll finally be able to settle back into a routine.   Not too … [Read more...]

Italian Hoagie Pizza baked on the grill!

Italian Hoagie Pizza with Land O Lakes 4 cheese Italian blend

With temperatures soaring into triple digits, turning on the oven is not something I look forward to.   But it's summertime.   I complained all winter about the cold, and when the heat finally arrives I'm still not happy.....sigh.   I guess there's just no pleasing some people! But I can honestly say that I'm actually thankful for the heat in … [Read more...]

Tomato Ricotta Pizza and My Precious…..sigh

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After 11 days of scorching sweltering heat our current heat wave has finally ended, and not a moment to soon!  Saturday our temp peaked at 101, two degrees short of the record set in 2010, but with the heat index it felt like 108.   Do we really need the heat index?  It's bad enough that they torture us with the wind chill factor in the winter … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Bloggers Meetup at R2L

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Saturday I was lucky enough to get a ticket to attend the Philadelphia Bloggers Meet up run by Wendy at La Phemme Phoodie and Visit Philly at Daniel Stern's  restaurant R2L!  I was surprised and excited to learn that the event had sold out, and when I was sent our tasting menu, I couldn't wait to attend! Our meetup included a stellar tasting … [Read more...]

It’s Guest Post Friday with Cleanliness is Next to Godliness


Ok, remember all winter when I was complaining about how cold and dreary it was...sigh......well we knew this was coming, but just not so soon!  It has been almost 90 for the last 2 days, with no relief in sight for another week.  In fact next week we're going into the 90's.  But the sun is shining finally, the rain has let up, although the air has … [Read more...]