This hearty soup is a great ‘warm you upper’ for a cold winter night! Served with fresh grated Romano cheese and oven warm Italian bread, it’s a hit any night of the week. Mangia!

This hearty soup is a great ‘warm you upper’ for a cold winter night! Served with fresh grated Romano cheese and oven warm Italian bread, it’s a hit any night of the week. Mangia!

This hearty soup is a great ‘warm you upper’ for a cold winter night! Served with fresh grated Romano cheese and oven warm Italian bread, it’s a hit any night of the week. Mangia!

Make your own potato chips using your microwave. A tasty and easy alternative to store-bought potato chips (not to mention economical)! A mandoline would make slicing the potato into paper thin slices a breeze.

Make your own potato chips using your microwave. A tasty and easy alternative to store-bought potato chips (not to mention economical)! A mandoline would make slicing the potato into paper thin slices a breeze.

Make your own potato chips using your microwave. A tasty and easy alternative to store-bought potato chips (not to mention economical)! A mandoline would make slicing the potato into paper thin slices a breeze.

Everything goes into a jar and you give it a good shake. That’s all there is to it – oil, raspberry vinegar, sugar, mustard, oregano and pepper.

Everything goes into a jar and you give it a good shake. That’s all there is to it – oil, raspberry vinegar, sugar, mustard, oregano and pepper.

Everything goes into a jar and you give it a good shake. That’s all there is to it – oil, raspberry vinegar, sugar, mustard, oregano and pepper.

A tasty and foolproof alternative to your standard rice side dish is rice pilaf! Baked in the oven, it comes out fluffy and tender every time.

A tasty and foolproof alternative to your standard rice side dish is rice pilaf! Baked in the oven, it comes out fluffy and tender every time.

A tasty and foolproof alternative to your standard rice side dish is rice pilaf! Baked in the oven, it comes out fluffy and tender every time.