Texas Caviar

We had this for the first time at Aaron and Meghan’s. Jesse asked for it for his graduation party and Meghan sent me her recipe. It is a nice change from salsa. The fresh parsley and cilantro give it a […]

Italian Roast Beef Sandwiches

Always a hit with  family and guests. I have served this with many different kinds of home made and purchased rolls. The crustier and thicker the rolls the more of the juice they sop up and the better the sandwich. […]


The history behind my love affair with Italian cooking:  Members in Madison, Keith and Giovanna Perkins, Giovanna’s father was a born and raised in Italy Italian and her German mother learned the art of Italian cooking from her mother-in-law.  Giovanna […]