Welcome to my blog! My name is Melissa. I'm a young-at-heart 40-something, born and raised in Northern NJ, right outside of NYC. Cooking has always been a passion of mine and I'm thrilled to share it with all of you!
Category Archives: pizza
Oh, summer – you really have arrived. Close to two weeks of temps in the mid 90s, which shouldn’t happen until August! Way too early for me…but even so, it won’t stop me from grilling pizza. Making pizza is the … Continue reading
This may have been the first time I made my recipe swap recipe the day I received my assignment. It was a Friday, which in our house is usually Homemade Pizza Night, and I didn’t have many ingredients on hand. … Continue reading
Pesto is one of our favorite pizza toppings. I’ve yet to make my own this year, but I plan on doing so very soon and will share my recipe with you at that time. Until then, I found a great … Continue reading
Frank and I have discussed grilling pizza before but hadn’t done it until now, when I received Christina’s recipe in our weekly swap. That’s motivation enough! Did I cheat by making this indoors? I don’t think so. We’ll do it … Continue reading
Bella and I took our first cooking class today…we made pizza at Whole Foods! Bella’s friend Max is in town from NH and met us there…they were both so excited to get things going! They waited very patiently for the … Continue reading
I can’t believe Christmas Eve is on Friday! The month totally flew by. I don’t know – I’m just not “feeling it” as much as I usually do. The fact that I’ve been under the weather is making it worse, … Continue reading