Archive | November, 2012

Racchette pasta with shrimp, red pepper, and broccolini in a white wine/lemon/garlic sauce

Now that I’ve recovered from the gorge fest, aka Thanksgiving, I am finally back in the kitchen! Thanksgiving was very different for me this year because this was the first year that I didn’t go home to see my parents. My boyfriend and his family graciously invited me to spend Thanksgiving with them and I […]

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La gringa hace Carne con papas..or in English–Beef Stew!

My gringa-ness is really apparent in this city. I’m blonde, blue eyed, and white as shit. Think I stand out?? I would say about 98% of my friends are Cuban or Hispanic and I am Italian-American; it makes for an interesting experience! However, having lived in Miami for about 7 years my Spanish has become […]

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Disney International Food and Wine Festival at Epcot

I just returned yesterday evening from a fun-filled/exhausting weekend at Disney! My boyfriend (gasp, yes it’s true, I’m no longer single!) Brandon was running the Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon and we decided to make a weekend out of it. We arrived Thursday evening and dined at Cask & Larder in Winter Park. The […]

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