Tamale Pie!

Simple Delicious Tamale Pie with your choice of ground turkey, beef or veggie meat with seasonal veggies, topped with a delicious cornbread crust.  Here’s an easy weeknight dinner recipe for Tamale Pie that can be made…

Cranberry Pot Roast

Cranberry Pot Roast – a simple festive recipe for beef roast, baked with fresh cranberries and roasted in the oven until tender, juicy and flavorful! Perfect for the holidays or a simple Sunday super.

Butternut lasagna with mushrooms and sage

Butternut Lasagna with Wild Mushrooms and Sage- a cozy vegetarian (or vegan) main dish, perfect for your holiday feast! This can be made with no-boil noodles and can be made ahead! Or make it stages- see notes.

Rosemary chicken with roasted grapes and shallots

Rosemary Chicken with Roasted Grapes and shallots, served over Whipped Ginger Sweet Potatoes – a simple, easy, fall-inspired skillet dinner that can be made in 30 minutes!  Here’s a simple recipe that bridges the…

Pastitsio : baked greek pasta with lamb

A simple authentic recipe for Pastitsio- a baked Greek pasta dish with a rich flavorful lamb (or beef) bolognese infused with Greek spices and flavors. Perfect for entertaining!  A friend introduced Pastitsio to me a…

Family Holiday in Slovenia

Slovenia is a small state – 20,000 square kilometres – which means there will be no long drives on your trip there. You can stay somewhere in the centre of the country and from there get anywhere…

Shopping In Amsterdam & Barcelona

Shopping in Amsterdam Like other countries in Europe, in Amsterdam you can also find shopping streets, shopping centers and markets. During the sales season in the winter and in the summer different stores…

Family Holiday in Holland

Holland is considered to be one of the best destinations for a family holiday in Europe, and rightfully so.It has a wide range of family attractions, including great amusement parks, zoos, active vacation (such as cycling, boating,…

Star Trip in Alsace-Lorraine and Europa Park

A branch of the fantastic holiday village chain Center Parcs opened its doors in May 2010. It is called Le Trois Forêts and it is located in Lorraine in France. The village is located an hour’s drive from…

Shopping Places in Madrid

European stores chains One of the most known and cheap chains in Europe is Primark. It is originally an English store, but it spread fast in many countries in Europe and became a chain…