Category: Tummy Snugglers

Heart Thumpin Alfredo Sauce

Fettuccini Alfredo

If you want a healthy dish, click another… If you want something rich and luxurious on the tongue, you’ve found it! The original version, created at the Via della Scrofa in Rome, doesn’t have cream, it’s all about butter. The…

Chill Banishing Lasagna Soup A bowlful of Italy

Winter Painting by Harris

It’s cold. You’re rattled to the bone. Your nose is froze and your toes are numb. It’s a night for soup, a hearty stick-to-your-ribs kind of soup. All the taste of a naughty lasagna without paying the price. 2 Tbsp.…

Cheesy Chicken or Tuna Stuffed Potatoes

Potatoes of Every Color

The common spud is a cheap choice. Stuffed with meat or fish and topped with cheese it can serve as a hearty lunch or with a bowl of soup, a speedy supper. When there’s no bread to be had, I’ve…

Turkey Shepherd’s Pie or Cottage Pie

Cottage

A veritable cornucopia of leftovers goes into this comforting meat, veg, and mash casserole. It’s an easy assemblage of ingredients that tastes like the Holidays all-in-one bite. A splash of Olive Oil for the pan 2 onions, halved and sliced…

Idiot Proof Pasta Dish with Meat and Tomato Sauce

Italian Table for Two

Every man needs an arsenal of at least three recipes in his quiver. Preferably, seven. Seven days of heaven is sure to win the heart of many a fair maiden. The smells alone of this amazingly easy dish…will have women…

Greek Home Style Cabbage Rolls in Tomato Sauce

Greek Cafe

In Greece, rice stuffed rolls wrapped in grape leaves are called dolmades. My classic English cabbage rolls stuffed with meat and rice, have been given a Grecian vamp up with pine nuts, oregano, and sprinkled with feta. On a chilly…

Naughty Chicken Stroganoff

Truffle Hunters

So amazing that your man will snort like a truffle-hunting pig! It’s a naughty dish so you’d better get busy. I won’t say what. Hint… hint… Making out burns 238 calories per half hour! 😉 1 Tbsp. Olive Oil 2…

Leaping Fish Chowder with a Kick

Fish

Although a deceitfully simple soup, it’s full of rich flavor. Serve it with a crusty buttered bun or a bacon and tomato sammie. If you’re watching your figure or someone else’s substitute milk for the cream. Happy tummy time! 2…

Spiced Hot Chocolate with Brandy

Brandy Bean Chocolates

A sinfully delicious treat called a chocolate brandy bean, inspired this recipe. The first one, I ate was in a deli in the town of Kimberley British Columbia. It was a day to remember. This hot chocolate drink is naughty…

A Hurried Curry of Chicken and Peppers

Spice Market

The man walks in. I’ve had a rough day battling this, that, and the other thing. As has he. It’s cold out. I want to warm our souls so I conconct this hurried curry. It’s warm. It’s bright. It gets…