Homemade Pumpkin-Ricotta Ravioli with Brown Butter Walnut Sauce


I have been feeling quite ambitious lately. In my personal life as well. As you know, my sprint-triathlon is just a little over a week away and so far I have at least a dozen ocean swims under my belt. Except today was a bit interesting. The tide was low and water was super choppy! […]

Sweet and Spicy Watermelon Ricotta Salad


There are some things during the summer that you get all giddy about. Watermelon salad is one of them. And really…all summer produce. I can’t remember a summer that I was so thrilled and goofy-giddy about gorgeous ripe summer fruits and veggies. Joe and I went to a new farmers market (well new to use) […]

Ziti with Roasted Eggplant and Ricotta Cheese


I have had the esteemed pleasure to cook and review a dish from a legendary and well known cook book author. You know her famous son who assists in judging one of my favorite television shows, Master Chef. This legendary woman has cooked alongside Julia Child and is absolutely fascinating. Lidia Bastianich is just about […]