Time needed: 1h 30 minutes

Boston Clam Chowder

Tidbits..This hearty soup originates in New England.   It is worth a trip to the fish market for fresh clams.  It only takes 10 minutes to...

Aunt Anne’s Pear Honey Nectar

Tidbits...The screen door in summertime was always unlocked. Aunt Anne offered us sandwiches and chocolate milk for lunch and afternoon snacks. I remember saltine crackers...

Chestnut Cream

Tidbits...Chestnut cream is a very tasty spread for toast or bread.  It is also a delicious filling for crepes or topping on pancakes and waffles....

Be My Valentine – Double Fudge Cake Pops

Tidbits...Use your imagination and decorate your pops in your own way.  I use small plastic cups with a variety of toppings.  ( ground hazelnuts, pistacchios,...

Happy Easter ! Pigna Cake

Happy Easter! The Pigna is a traditional Easter cake in our part of Italy, Ciociaria.  It is filled with candied fruit and an assortment of...