Prosecco or Champagne?

Most of us only drink Champagne once a year but every so often I like to break out a bottle of bubbly just for the heck of it. Why only have it once a year? I say every day is a celebration! A couple years back while in Italy, I discovered Prosecco. It’s not as…

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Potato Dumplings

Growing up in an Italian family, the night before Christmas was always very important and looked forward to more than Christmas Day. The kids were allowed to stay up well past midnight while the adults would play tombola (which is basically bingo but instead of using a bingo dabber we’d use beans, lentils or any…

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Sugar Cookies Galore!!!

Being the genius that I like to label myself as, I decided that this year, instead of sending out Christmas cards, I’d hand out cookies to all WindsorEats.com restaurant owners. Brilliant idea you say? Thank you. I agree. However, there was one obstacle I needed to overcome in order to fulfil this plan: The fact…

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Christmas Cookie bliss

It wouldn’t be Christmas without Christmas cookies. Early in November my mom starts baking the dozen or so different types of cookies for the holiday season. As kids, my brothers, sister and I could hardly wait until the first of the holiday visits when mom would break those cookies out and set them on the table for the guests. We’d wait at the edge of the table until the

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