Octoberfest

Octoberfest We often celebrate Octoberfest with Jim’s homemade Hauswurst (coming soon), Salzbrezeln (below) – and beer, of course! Do you have recipes you like to make for Octoberfest? Email me! No Results Found The page you requested could not be found. Try...

St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day  Sometimes a big party, sometimes just a family gathering – we always celebrate this one around the McGuire house! Over the years we have found many great Irish recipes that have become part of our traditional celebration. Do you have any Irish...

Old Fashioned Mac and Cheese

Sometimes there is nothing that can soothe your soul like a hot dish of homemade macaroni and cheese. It’s not surprising that people have come up with thousands of variations on this popular dish. (Certainly, there is room for all kinds of delicious mac and...

Mom’s Spaghetti Sauce

This is a favorite weeknight meal at our house! If you already have Jim’s Italian Sausage and Sicilian Tomato Sauce on hand, it is quite easy to put together and goes a long way (two nights for us). You can certainly get a very tasty result with your favorite...

Nonna’s Meatball Soup

This soup is the ultimate in comfort food! Similar recipes instruct you to cook the noodles in the soup, but we prefer to cook them ahead, setting them aside to add at serving time. This way, any extra soup doesn’t end up with mushy noodles and extra starch in...