Celebrating National Dog Day

                           August 26th is National Dog Day. It also happens to be my birthday which is pretty appropriate since I am a true dog lover. Often referred to as “man’s best friend”, those of us who own a dog can attest to how…

The Best Zucchini Fritters That You Will Ever Eat!

I grew up eating some pretty weird stuff but I’m Italian so it comes with the territory. One of these “weird things” to which I refer was “”pitticelle” which was a fritter made out of zucchini flowers and grated zucchini.  My mother would often use just the zucchini flowers dipped in a batter and fried….