Posted in October 2013

How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro with Craftsy.com

How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro with Craftsy.com

Raise your hand if you grew up knowing that Wednesday was “Prince Spaghetti Day?” But I bet you did not know that Thursday is typically Gnocchi Day in Rome. Neither did I.  Until a few days ago. That’s just one of many fascinating facts that I learned recently while partaking in Chef Gerri Sarnataro’s “How … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday: Weenie Wagon Edition

Wordless Wednesday: Weenie Wagon Edition

Originally posted on mom a la mode:
Today, we surprised my dear friend and former colleague, Rosie, at her infamous “Rosie’s Weenie Wagon” food truck.  Check out her Facebook page to find out where she’ll be in Northern New Jersey (and how you can rent the truck for your own functions!)  Hot diggity dog! Rosie…

Wordless Wednesday: Decorating a Mantle for Fall

Wordless Wednesday: Decorating a Mantle for Fall

My mom and I were at it again — hitting a big Michael’s half-price sale recently to accomplish a Fall motif for my mantle on a budget. We purchased two (2) six-foot leaf garlands and about three decorative Fall foliage inserts for greens and texture.  We filled the candlesticks with amber-colored glass beads and a … Continue reading