Slow Cooker Shredded Chile Verde Pork Tacos with Spanish Rice

Look at me finally getting ahead so you can try these recipes on the holiday itself! Trying to get better and better each week people, bare with me! ¬†For the celebration of Cinco de Mayo we will share a few recipes that I have picked up along the way, that will be sure to impress…

Italian Easter Pie (Pizza Giana)

For this week’s inspiration, I decided to search through my grandmother’s old recipes and melded it with one of my favorite traditional meals by my mother. Thus, the Italian Easter Pie with lasagna ingredients was born. My mother’s lasagna brings the whole family around the table during two holidays: Christmas and Easter. The¬†mixture of heat…

Nowruz (Persian New Year)

March 20, 2017 signified the beginning of Spring. On March 21, 2017 in Middle Eastern and Central Asian communities this day signifies a holiday by the name of Nowruz. Like most holidays founded around the changes of the season, the history of this holiday is extensive. It is said to have originated in Iran, which…

St. Patrick’s Day Fusion

There are nearly 50 to 80 million Irish around the globe, but on March 17th hundreds of millions have a little Irish in them. St. Patrick’s Day is finally upon us. In my mind it’s in the top 3 as the largest drinking holidays in the US along with Cinco de Mayo and July 4th….

Thanksgiving Mashed and Souffled Potatoes

Today is Sunday November 27, 2016- the Sunday after Thanksgiving. This year, for my family, today is our Thanksgiving. With four out of the six of us working in the culinary industry, holidays are not always a standard day off. This year, my mother had to work, so we moved dinner until today. The day might…