Inspirations For The Home and Kitchen

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Italian Sunday Red Sauce

Italian Sunday Red Sauce

Walk past the endless jars of pre-made spaghetti sauce and create a new Sunday family tradition with this Italian Sunday Red Sauce. The Inspiration There was a time that one could walk through any Italian or other ethnic neighborhood in America on Sunday and witness […]

Italian Meatballs

Italian Meatballs

A classic Italian Meatball recipe that has been developed from years in professional kitchens and secrets from generations of Italian Grandma’s. The Inspiration The inspiration for making Italian Meatballs is derived by my endless pursuit of meatball perfection. The panel of judges I am trying […]

Oven Fried Parmesan Chicken Thighs

Oven Fried Parmesan Chicken Thighs

These Oven Fried Parmesan Chicken thighs are “out of the fryer” crisp without any of the mess or smell of a deep fat fryer. The Inspiration My inspiration for making these Oven Fried Parmesan Chicken thighs did not come from where you would think. The […]

Poached Salmon With Cucumber and Dill

Poached Salmon With Cucumber and Dill

Enjoy this low carb Poached Salmon with Cucumber and Dill entree for a light lunch or a refreshingly cool dinner during the heat of the summer. The Inspiration So, I have an admission to make. I’m not a big fan of salmon. OK, I’m more […]

Jambalaya Pasta

Jambalaya Pasta

This was a dish I developed many years ago while overseeing a Tavern at a large golf resort in the Southeast. Although back then I used linguine as the pasta, this version of Jambalaya Pasta takes inspiration from my wife as Penne is one of […]

Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwich

Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwich

Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwich. This recipe is a modern and healthy twist on an old classic that you can fit in your hand. While planning my menus and specials during my reign in the kitchens, I always looked to keep things fresh and innovative, but […]

Buffalo Chicken Wings

Buffalo Chicken Wings

All the flavor of the classic Buffalo tradition in this oven baked version. I can’t tell you enough how much my family and I love love love Buffalo Chicken Wings. They’re crisp, juicy, tasty delights that show up frequently for dinner at our house, especially […]