Appetizers, Comfort Plates

Panko Ravioli

You cannot beat a comfort-filled Italian app, such as toasted ravioli. Melted cheese, prego!  I’ve had my fair share of toasted ravioli, and always thought that it was too hard to make.  However, with only 6 ingredients and your choice of ravioli (butternut squash, spinach or three cheese, the options are endless!), it’s a quick fix […]


Taco Bruschetta

Breakfast, brunch and booze. Or as we like to call it, BB&B. This amazing concept was created by my girlfriends to celebrate great food, some bubbly and our friendship.  This Taco Bruschetta was born on a BB&B Sunday afternoon when we found ourselves in a foodie predicament with the wrong ingredients for […]


Goat Cheese Steakettes

I love Chicago food trucks.  I remember a particular Empanada from #5411EMPANADAS with goat cheese & dates that was divine on a Friday afternoon.  The “goat cheese went on a date combo” got my wheels turning and I came up with this meat-lovers’ starter. Taking something already delish and adding my […]