Melissa Olivieri

323 Flips | 3 Magazines | 3 Following | 24 Followers | @TheOliveBlogger | I am a food blogger with a LOVE for flavor! I create delicious and simple meals to inspire you to get in the kitchen and get cooking, baking and making! 

Best Ever Vegetarian Shepherd's Pie using Lentils - THE OLIVE BLOGGER - Recipes your family will love!

Best Ever Lentil Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie<p>Prep Time: 10 minutes<p>Cook Time: 30 minutes<p>Yield: 8 Servings<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 lbs Potatoes - we used russet …

Recipes

Chicken and Dumplings - THE OLIVE BLOGGER - Recipes your family will love!

Base<p>In your largest pot (trust me, the oil spatter hurts) melt olive oil and butter over medium-high heat. Season your chicken with salt and pepper …

Recipes

Steak Bites with Sesame Steak Sauce

<i>One of our favourite sauces has to be the steak sauce from Japanese restaurants. This is sesame steak sauce is simple to make at home and enjoy with</i> …

Food

Cheesy Cauliflower Soup Recipe

This Cheesy Cauliflower Soup Recipe is so perfect for the crisp fall days that are on their way. Soup season is here. One of the best parts of fall, …

Food

How to Chiffonade

UrbnSpice Tips and Techniques Series<p>Chiffonade is a knife skill that is easy to learn. This post will show you <b>How to Chiffonade</b> using leafy tender …

Social Media

Cheesy Tuna Noodle Casserole - THE OLIVE BLOGGER - Recipes your family will love!

This Cheesy Tuna Noodle Casserole is one of our go-to meals for during the week…especially when we don’t have anything thawed and ready to go! It is …

Recipes

Creamy Nectarine Popsicles - GastroSenses

<i>These creamy nectarine popsicles are balanced perfectly with fresh summer fruit and rich, velvety yogurt.</i><p>Hi Friends! Happy long weekend!<p>I know we’re …

Barbecue

Zucchini and Zucchini Blossom Lasagna Bianca

<i>Zucchini and Zucchini Blossom Lasagna Bianca</i> is a celebration of flavor and texture. Tender melt-in-your-mouth homemade pasta meets a luxurious plump …

Italian Food

One Pan Little Potato Chorizo and Sweet Potato Hash - Dish 'n' the Kitchen

This Little Potato Chorizo and Sweet Potato Hash is the perfect one pan family dinner for those crazy weeknights. An easy ‘fix and forget about it’ …

Cooking

Chocolate Ganache Recipe - Video Tutorial

How to make Chocolate Ganache – Drips, glaze it, spread it.<p>Chocolate ganache is the most versatile frosting you can make for any cake, cupcake or …

Dessert

Rustic sweet potato and tofu tart

Please note that I will earn a commission if you buy from affiliate links.<p><i>Version en français plus bas</i><p>For the crust, mix all the dry ingredients with …

Buttermilk

Weber Pizza Margherita Style

Pizza is an old friend of mine. Heck, I have made the dough, sauce, AND cheese for my pizzas from scratch in the past. We did an entire series on …

Italian Food

Exploring New York Wines - Part One

<i>This post has been sponsored by Pindar Vineyards. The following message is intended for an audience 21+ and all opinions expressed are my own. Please</i> …

Roasted Vegetable Couscous by Karyl's Kulinary Krusade

<i>Roasted Vegetable Couscous is an easy and delicious side dish. The couscous is ready in minutes, and when combined with roasted vegetables, every</i> …

Recipes

Vegan Mac and Cheese

When you are hungry and looking for the perfect comfort dish, my creamy <b>Vegan Mac and Cheese</b> is just the answer! It is the best vegan mac and cheese …

Comfort Food

Spicy Barbecued Chicken Wings

<b>Chicken wings are a favorite any time of year. Whether it’s for a picnic or tailgating, the wings are the first to go. We take you step by step on</b> …

BBQ

Roasted Red Peppers - Lord Byron's Kitchen

Preserves and Pickles, Recipes, Sauces, Dips, Dressings, and Spice Blends, Vegetarian and/or Vegan<p>Jump to Recipe Print Recipe<p><i>Roasted Red Peppers are</i> …

Food

Butterbeer Pretzel Wands: A Harry Potter Inspired Recipe

If there is one food/beverage item from that Potterheads know and love above all else, it’s Butterbeer! As we mentioned in our Gilly Water recipe …

Harry Potter

Pod Sleeping: Izzzleep Capsule Hotel, Mexico City Airport--a Review

<b>At Izzzleep Capsule Hotel, located in Terminal One at Mexico City’s Juarez Airport, you can sleep in a capsule, or pod. It’s private, clean, secure…</b> …

Mexico City

Exploring Ho Chi Minh City with kids

Top 6 Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City with Kids: What You Need to Know? Today we have a guest post on Wyld Family Travel from Ryan Smith of …

Ho Chi Minh City

Tools - Flipboard

<b>Old-Fashioned Hearty Beef Barley Soup is one of those soups that can go from mediocre to outstanding by just applying a few different techniques plus</b> …

Recipes

Crispy Spicy Fries | Homemade & Yummy

Who says fries can’t be healthy? <b>Crispy Spicy Fries</b> sure are. These seasoned fries are crispy on the outside, tender on the inside, all with a hint of …

Cooking

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The Hotel Grinnell is one of the most unique hotels in Iowa. Once a school, this now chic and upscale hotel is all about having fun!<p>Hotel …

Hospitality

Tomato & kale dressing

This tomato and kale dressing is light, fresh, herbacious and ready in about 1½ minutes.<p>What I love about this tomato and kale dressing, besides the …

Tomatoes

Chocolate Chip Cookie Shots

These chocolate chip cookie shots are the ultimate way to eat your cookies and drink your milk. Chocolate chip cookie dough bakes into an edible shot …

Dessert

Jamaican Callaloo

<b>FOR THE FULL LIST OF INGREDIENTS, SCROLL TO SEE THE RECIPE CARD AT THE END. BUT BEFORE YOU SCROLL CHECK IMPORTANT INFORMATION THAT IS INCLUDED IN THE</b> …

Food

Italian Stuffed Peppers Recipe

Step 1: Prepping your Peppers<p>Wash peppers and, using a sharp knife, cut off the tops (about 1/2")<p>Remove the seeds and membrane of the pepper using a …

Recipes

Moist Coconut Pumpkin Cake with Coconut Cream Caramel Frosting

Preheat the oven at 160 C / 320 F<p>Mix baking powder, baking soda, salt and spice mix to the flour<p>Prepare a bundt pan for baking or grease and line two …

Dessert

Slow Cooker Beef Broccoli and Rice Recipe

Extremely happy how delicious this came out. You can use chicken, beef, pork whatever your family likes! Slow cooked to perfection. Then with the …

Cooking

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<b>Making homemade Italian ravioli with meat and cheese filling may seem like a troublesome task because of the multiple steps, but the steps aren’t</b> …

Recipes