Bucatini with Shrimp, Baby Spinach & Cherry Tomatoes

  Bucatini with shrimp, baby spinach & Cherry tomato is a simple recipe. Shrimp cook super-fast, you can use any pasta and there is barely any prep required.You know those Read On →

Pasta Salad with Creamy Pesto Dressing

My little one is crazy about salads and can get drunk on soups.  Although in his little recipe book nothing can beat a good Caesar salad but he still helps Read On →

Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti-Oooo… that is what my Lil Samurai likes to call it. It is spaghettioooo because the mouth is an ‘O’ with you slurp in the spaghetti – yep …. Phonics. Read On →

Ricotta Ravioli with Sweet Peppers

You can only convince me to prepare ravioli when I know the person enjoying the meal will be suitably impressed by the finesse and effort put into this particular pasta. Read On →

Marinara Sauce

There was a time when bottled Italian sauces had a happy place in my larder. A dash of balsamic vinegar, sprinkle of fresh herbs, drizzle of olive oil and I Read On →

Chicken Piccata

Those lazy summer days when you don’t want to cook, you don’t want to be chopping on that cutting board and you certainly wish everybody wasn’t picky suddenly. You are Read On →

Fish & Mashed Potato Casserole

Casseroles for me translate as the ultimate comfort food, served piping hot with a crisp, cool and leafy salad on the side. Some casseroles however do strike to me as Read On →