The Settlement Pizza

cooked pizza

I live in Wisconsin, the dairy state.  Perhaps you’ve heard that we are known as the dairy state.  However there are some disturbing TV commercials that try to claim that happy cows are in California, ergo California should be the new dairy state.  It’s a bit of a controversy.  So I’m calling this pizza the […]

Lindsay Olives Summer Party


This is an exciting week for me and MarocMama, it’s a full week of olive love!  It should come as no surprise to many that we eat a lot of olives. Morocco is well known for their olives and olive oil.  I always come home with kilos of them in my suitcase.  But they only […]

Food for Change: What’s a CSA?

kale chips

This year our family decided to sign up for a CSA share.  If you’ve never heard of a CSA let me give you a few details about it.  CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture.  Individuals or families buy a share (or a half share) in the CSA to help the farmer cover the production costs […]

Salsa Sensations gets a Moroccan Twist!


I have exciting news to share with you!  I recently found out about a fantastic contest being held by – Salsa Sensations.  They are giving away a $1000 gift card to Wal-Mart in their What’s Your Craving contest.  Contestants should showcase a creative after-school recipe.  Salsa Sensations is a new product found at most Wal-Mart […]

Puff my Pastry! Why I love appetizers


Particularly appetizers that involve creamy mozzerella cheese and buttery puff pastry.  Not that I discriminate but these are good.  They’re fast and easy and you’ll be popping one after another – no lie. I scooped up some puff pastry to make these appetizers in honor of the NFC Championship game two weeks ago.  They were […]

French Fridays with Dorie: Chicken B’stila


  Eeeek!  The week got away from me and I didn’t get a chance to try Dorie’s recipe for b’stila.  So I guess that means I will just have to share my own!  I was really looking forward to this week since it is a Moroccan recipe. I’m guessing it would up in the cookbook […]