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  • Italian Theme Party  By : Sarah Carlye
    Among the most common ethnic party themes is a Mexican party theme. For those who have been to enough Mexican themed parties or have already had a Mexican themed party already, you may want to consider a theme that is novel, new, and theme that hasn’t been over-used. Consider an Italian themed party. It may take a little extra work to find themed decorations, but the food will be easy to find. It will be worth any extra effort to have a unique and memorable party.
  • Does `Italian` and `Pizza` Belong in the Same Sentence?  By : Sarah Carlye
    Though many Italian restaurants have pizza on the menu, is pizza really Italian food? If it is Italian food, how come there are Chicago and New York style pizzas? Pizzas have evolved and changed from their simple beginnings. Different cultures, including Italians, have different styles of pizzas. There are Italian pizzas and then there are “other” pizzas.
  • Types of Italian Food  By : Sarah Carlye
    Commonly, when we hear there is spaghetti for dinner we will be expecting a red tomato sauce with meat and seasonings poured over long thin spaghetti. Spaghetti is actually a type of pasta. It is commonly the main course in American homes, but in traditional Italian homes, it would be the first course, with the main course to follow. Traditional types of Italian food and how they are served is a little different than the Americanized version of Italian food.
  • Quick Italian Lasagna  By : Sarah Carlye
    Lasagna is a delicious traditional Italian dish. It can be a time consuming dish with everything made from scratch or it can be purchased ready-made in the freezer section.
  • The Draw of the Italians  By : Sarah Carlye
    What is it that draws people to Italian restaurants like the nationally known, Olive Garden, and local Restaurants like Mama Jennie’s in Miami, Florida? It is the friendliness, relaxed atmosphere, good food, and fine wines. Italian food is associated with feeling full and satisfied. It is the traditional Italian families that have members who stick together and support each other. It is the ease of becoming “part of the family” when you visit an Italian home.
  • Reasons to Have Your Event Catered  By : Sarah Carlye
    There are many reasons to have an event catered, but the most popular is that the host and hostess are allowed to enjoy their guests and their event.

    For fundraisers and corporate events, those who are running the event can focus on networking and getting to know the guests.

    When deciding if a cater will be used or not, the following should be considered:
  • Healthy Food Choices for the Elderly  By : Sarah Carlye
    When people age, their needs for nutrition change. It is important for elderly to eat healthy foods that are full of nutrients. Some medications, as well as illness, can affect the appetite of older people. To maintain health and independence longer, elderly people should make sure that when they do eat, that the food is good for them and will help maintain health. Healthy food choices can be made at home, in restaurants, and at the grocery store.
  • Healthy Food Choices During Chemotherapy  By : Sarah Carlye
    When going through chemotherapy, healthy food choices are important. It takes a lot of energy to fight cancer.

    Being as strong as possible before fighting cancer with a round of chemotherapy treatment will reduce the risk of weight loss.

    Once the nausea and vomiting pass after chemo treatments, it is important to rebuild the body.
  • Fast Food and Healthy Food Choices  By : Sarah Carlye
    No matter how much you try to avoid it, you end up in the fast food lane waiting to order food. You have seen all the studies about how it packs on the pounds, but you are running late from work and the kids need to go to practice shortly after you get home. There is just no time to cook a healthy meal for your family. Even if you don’t have time to cook, once you are in the fast food line, you can make good choices and you can also have healthy “sides” waiting at home.
  • Fast and Easy Spaghetti Sauce Recipe  By : Sarah Carlye
    When you don’t have time to make a great spaghetti sauce from scratch, you don’t have to settle for jar or canned spaghetti sauce. You can start with a basic jar or can spaghetti sauce as a base and create a delicious spaghetti sauce.
  • Take Out Dinners - Italian Food  By : Sarah Carlye
    Everyone likes a break from the responsibility of cooking dinner. Even people who love to cook enjoy not having to plan, shop, prepare, and clean up sometimes.

    Ordering take out food can be expensive.
  • Reasons for Healthy Food Choices  By : Sarah Carlye
    While a there are those who grew up eating healthy and chose to continue making healthy food choices as an adult, most people don’t make healthy food choices until there is a lifestyle changing event.
  • Family Dinners – Delicious Italian Food  By : Sarah Carlye
    The planets align and the miracle happens…everyone is home around dinner time. So you wonder what you are going to do now and quite honestly after getting off work yourself, you don’t feel much like cooking. You are also asking yourself…what happened to the once common family dinner?
  • Fast Homemade Basic Pizza Recipe  By : Sarah Carlye
    Don’t bother getting the mixing bowl or measuring cup out, you don’t have to do that for most of the suggestions for fast homemade pizza. When you make homemade pizza, everyone can have his or her own favorite toppings. Get out a pad of paper when you make the pizza and take notes on what works for you-how much of everything you used, if you needed more or less sauce, favorite toppings, etc. You will end up with your own personal ingredient list and unique recipe after making a couple homemade pizzas.
  • If you want to improve youre cooking  By : GIRAN
    If you think cooking involves opening the refrigerator and putting the frozen dinner inside the microwave, you are wrong. It involves far more than you think and if you want to improve your cooking, you will take this to heart. It requires a lot of preparation, testing, cutting and tasting. And in some cases, even the washing after you are done with making the perfect dish
  • Most secret tips of restaurant recipes  By : ginfognine
    Until about ten years ago, America's top secret restaurant remained mostly within America itself.
  • Create Your Personal Colon Cleanse Recipes  By : Shilpa Singh
    As people become more conscious of the effects of an unclean colon and decide on getting their colon cleansed, the demand for colon cleanses recipes is also on the rise.
  • Are You a Juicearian? - Fruits and Vegetables Facts  By : Nathan Knightley
    Do you often drink fruit or vegetable juices? It is possible that you are a juicearian after all. We have all heard the name "vegetarian" or "vegan" and now
  • Enjoy the Best Dining Experience with a Vegetarian Chili Recipe  By : Diana Pells
    Vegetables usually conjure up images of boring, tasteless dishes. What most people don't know is that being a vegetarian doesn't mean sacrificing taste for health benefits. One way to prove that the stereotype is wrong is through a vegetarian chili recipe. A vegetarian chili recipe is simply packed with both taste and health benefits.
  • A Healthy Vegetarian Lasagna Recipe  By : Jane Simmers
    Looking into trying out a vegetarian diet and worried that there might not be any tasty recipes to satisfy your palate? Well, you may be surprised to find out that anything that you can cook with meat can be cooked with vegetables. This even includes your Italian favorites like pizza and pasta. So before you give up on trying to be a vegetarian, look into this vegetarian lasagna recipe first and see if it works for you.
  • Delicious Goat's Cheeses from the Loire Valley in France  By : Corina Clemence
    The Loire Valley offers goat's cheese lovers a paradise. It is a wonderful location for a holiday meandering beside the Loire River, visiting famous historic chateaux, cheese producers and caves for wine tasting and even staying in a boutique castle hotel if you chose. This area is justly called the Garden of France, and is sprinkled with majestic Renaissance castles open to the public and an abundance of fine wines and cheeses. Chateau du Guerinet near Blois is a perfect base for a cheese lover's Loire Valley holiday.


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