Tomatoes, tomatoes, tomatoes.

I am obsessed with local produce this time of year and I love these plum and cherry variety of tomatoes. I have been tossing them in balsamic dressing and a little olive oil. I add fresh mozzarella cheese and chopped basil […]

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Quick Summer Salad!

With Memorial Day weekend behind us now and summer ahead I wanted to share this simple and tasty salad recipe! It’s made with my one of my favorite sides…Couscous. It’s my favorite because you can make Couscous in about 5 […]

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A DAY AT THE FARM!

Living in Rhode Island has many coastal perks, but I never thought I’d be falling in love with a dairy farm! Wright’s Dairy Farm is a sweet family owned and operated dairy farm located in North Smithfield. There you will […]

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SIMPLE & SWEET DESSERT

This morning the kids and I got into the Easter and Spring spirit! We kept seeing those Rice Krispies commercials with the Mother and daughter making Easter eggs with a surprise in the middle. As cute as those treats are I didn’t want […]

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Shrimp Bucatini

Last night, courtesy of People Magazine, I made Shrimp Bucatini with the help of my sous chef. I tore the recipe out of the magazine, checked my cabinets for ingredients, and went right to the market to pick up the fresh supplies […]

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Local Excellence…

I went to Quality Fruitland today to pick up some of their amazing tuna salad from the deli. To my surprise I came across the most exquisite flower arrangements.  The market was in full swing for fall. My three year old […]

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LITTLE TEMPTATIONS

I came across these adorable candies in Home Goods this week. I love the labeling! Such a sweet packaging design with the preppy polka dots. I put these in my cart because I thought they would be such a sweet […]

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Tis’ the season for strawberry picking.

It’s finally summer and with that brings the season for strawberries. This was our first year (ever) strawberry picking. It’s hard for me to believe. We have ventured to pick  apples and pumpkins, but never strawberries. The kids and I have tried […]

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Appetizers for Dinner.

A perfect way to try a few dishes on the menu without feeling stuffed and spending a fortune on a meal is to order “Appetizers for Dinner.” Last night I had dinner at VIA Italian Table. One of my favorite […]

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