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simple tomato sauce

Chicken Parmesan - Plated

Chicken Parmesan

The better at cooking I get, the more critical and disappointed with restaurant food I become. I guess it's the lonely road of the foodie and is kind of an annoying Catch 22. [insert violin solo] To me, there's nothing worse than eating (and paying for!) a mediocre or, even worse, a bad meal I know [...]

simple tomato sauce

Roasted Tomato Sauce

Roasted Tomato Sauce

So, I'm pretty sure you are aware by now that I love me some pizza. And lasagna.  And spaghetti.  And anything parmesan.  And Italian food in general.  And, well, most food for that matter -- but that's neither here nor there. So, you can imagine we go through our fair share of tomato sauce in [...]

simple tomato sauce

Italian Sausage and Pepperoni Pizza

Are you ready to be shocked?  Okay, here it goes... Dustin and I have never agreed on what type of pizza we like best.  I know.  Crazy, huh?  How can we still be together if we can't agree on something as vital to a marriage as pizza? Now, you know we both love our pizza.  [...]

simple tomato sauce

Simple Tomato Sauce

Simple Tomato Sauce

I find that people are often surprised that I make my own tomato sauce. I think they imagine me spending hours and hours over the stove with tons of ingredients. Truth is: it's pretty darn easy and only requires a few simple ingredients.