Delicious and creamy Tomato basil soup

I had never really been a lover of tomato soup.  I think the thick liquid that comes out of a can too closely resembles plain old tomato sauce for me to enjoy it alone.  A few years back, my husband and I took a mini trip and stopped at a neat little restaurant overlooking the […]

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Ciambotta (aka Ratatouille) – a delicious summer recipe!

What is Ciambotta (or Jambotta as my Nana calls it)?  Its an Italian specialty originating in Southern Italy near Calabria (which is where my Nana’s family is from).  It is similar to the more widely known French dish called Ratatouille.  The dish evokes wonderful summer memories of growing up with fresh vegetables from my family’s […]

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