Portuguese Recipes

I can remember waking up on Saturday mornings to the sweet smell of caramel coming from the kitchen. It was the most wonderful smell to wake up to. Hearing the sound of the mixer whirling as this amazing smell made it’s way into my room could only mean one thing. I immediately knew that my […]


I love tapas! I can honestly say that I am one of those people that can enjoy small bites more than a large meal.  This weekend, Ron and I have done something that we don’t do enough, we have spent the weekend at the  Epicurean Hotel, right here in Tampa Bay. It is a new hotel […]


Can you believe that it has been two years since our very first #SundaySupper? When I think back to that First Progressive Dinner with eight blogger friends, I get chills thinking about where we started and how far we have come in two short years. We had so much fun during our first #SundaySupper Progressive […]


It is so true that life is a journey.  As I write this post, I can’t help but reflect on how much my life has changed over the past two years.  I chuckle a bit as I continue to be amazed as to how this all has happened and come about.  Although it all began […]


Let’s get saucy!  If you are anything like me, there is nothing better than a dish with a great sauce that you can grab a piece of crusty bread and dip right into the saucy deliciousness.  One of my absolute favorite sauces is a Portuguese Molho de Vinho Tino or a Red Wine Sauce.  This […]


I always say that the family table can be anywhere.  While I cherish all those moments around our kitchen table and those special occasions in our dining room, sometimes Sunday’s are made to be in the family room.  This is especially true in our home during Football Season.  When certain teams play, I have a […]


My earliest memory of food involves my grandmother standing in front of a large wood burning oven, that was built into the wall, baking bread and making Peixe Assado no Forno.  This oven had it’s own separate little house next to my grandmother’s home.  I was told that it was built this way because if […]


It’s football season … at our house that means it is that time of the year that we are glued to the television watching every game!  We love football.  I am not sure that there is a bigger football family than us.  All our boys are football players, our daughter was a cheerleader and we […]


Tacos de Carne Asada #SundaySupper

August 25, 2013
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What comes to mind when you think of Street Food?  Do you immediately get an image in your mind,  start craving a certain food, almost start to drool a tad and wish that you were right there again?  I tell you, when I think of Street Food, I am immediately brought to Newark New Jersey, […]

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Family Foodie Portuguese Recipes Featured on Edamam

June 3, 2013
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I am honored to have my Portuguese Recipes featured on Edamam‘s Fresh Pick Series this week.  I love this site and love their recipe plugin. Edamam is about helping people eat better by simplifying daily food choices. The company has set for itself the ambitious goal of organizing all the food knowledge in the world. It […]

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