Chicken Piccata with Lemon Caper Sauce

Chicken Piccata with Lemon Caper Sauce

Chicken piccata is a well known recipe that is an adaptation of veal piccata.  I did a little research and found out that piccata is really a cooking method and … Continue Reading →


Classice Meatloaf with Mushroom Gravy

Meatloaf with Cognac Mushroom Sauce and Round Two Meatball Parmesan Subs

About 7 years ago I started weekly weeknight meals for my friends and family.  There is a core group that are required to come every week and then once in … Continue Reading →


Herbed and Cranberry Pork Roulade with Roasted Vegetables and Mashed Potatoes

Herb and Cranberry Stuffed Pork Roulade

I think stuffing any type of protein and then roasting it is fancy.  Even the name of how to open (butterfly) a tenderloin in fancy.  Roulade….ooooohhh, FANCY!  What does Roulade … Continue Reading →


Green Chili Shredded Beef

Green Chili Shredded Beef

We were crazy starving.  I had this shredded beef cooking all day in the Crock Pot and I made guacamole, homemade salsa and all the burrito toppings ready.  I went … Continue Reading →


Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Apple Cider Vinaigrette - Newman Family Dinners

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Apple Cider and Maple Vinaigrette

I recently had an epiphany.  My friend gave me a recipe to roast brussel sprouts and then top with a Apple Cider and Brown Sugar Reduction Sauce and I said … Continue Reading →


Marscapone and Pumpkin Pasta Sauce - Via Newman Family Dinners

Marscapone and Pumpkin Pasta Sauce with Penne

I go squash crazy during the fall.  Pumpkin puree ends up in just about every meal I can think of until my husband says, “We have had enough dear.”  I … Continue Reading →


Lemon and White Wine Chicken Saltimbocca - Via Newman Family Dinners

Lemon and White Wine Chicken Saltimbocca

  Sunday dinners are a thing of the past they say.  I say if you cook for your friends and family, they will come.  And so started Newman Family Night … Continue Reading →