Little Pizzas, Medium Pizzazz

Somewhere between the mouthwatering, passion-igniting pizzas of the mythical 1960s and the quick-cooking particle board cheese squares of my youth lies this super-convenient, tasty-as-you-want-it-to-be pizza snack

Squish-Free Potato Salad

If you ask me, potato salad, in all its various styles, is one of mankind’s crowning achievements. John, on the other hand, doesn’t like it at all. And, I mean, that’s okay. He doesn’t have to like everything I like. He has rights. This is one of them.But for some reason I just cannot seem to leave him alone. So …

The Four Alarm Chicken Sandwich

Wendy’s, we know you don’t want us to have this. We know you’re trying to protect us from ourselves. But your attempt at setting boundaries has led us to defy you. Some sandwiches are too important to be limited by your authoritarian whim, and besides, you have to let us make our own mistakes. To assemble a homemade imitation of …

Rotelle with Mozzarella and Roasted Peppers

Rotelle seems to mean different things to different people. The photo in my Family Circle cookbook shows pinwheels, but all we ever seem to find in the store is springs. Of course, it’s fine with springs. It’s also great with penne. John prefers it with cheese-filled tortellini, because when we use those, we skip the cubed mozzarella. Chunks of cheese …