Caramelized Onion and Sausage Appetizer

Created this appetizer over the weekend. Hope you enjoy it! My Mom makes this Sicilian bread, very regional to where she grew up, with sausage, onions, and cheese. SO DELICIOUS.  This bread is a real treat for me; has everything I love in food. It’s savory.  Slightly sweet.  It has a crunchy crust and cheese….

Roasted Asparagus

ROASTED ASPARAGUS 1 lb asparagus spears 2 Tbsp olive oil Salt and Pepper to taste Preheat oven to 400°F. Rinse with cool water to clean the asparagus. Break the tough ends off of the asparagus and discard. The best way to do this is to take the asparagus and snap te bottom off. The woody…

Stocking Stuffer- Manicure Kit in a Jar

Stumbled upon this clever way to package a manicure set on pinterest a few weeks ago, and thought this would be a great pinterest craft to try and the perfect stocking stuffer (a rather large one) for my sister this Christmas!  Sorry, if you are reading this, but close your eyes now.  Purchased a manicure kit for under $10. It consisted of…

Vanilla Cheesecake with Oreo crust

20 Oreo cookies (about 2 1/4 cups finely crushed- also can subsitute WhoNu Brand) 3 Tbsp. butter or margarine, melted 5 pkg. (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened 3/4 cup sugar 3 Tbsp. flour 1 Tbsp. vanilla bean paste- you can find this at Trader Joe’s (or 1 Tbsp. vanilla extract) 1 cup low…