Monday, May 31, 2010

Happy Blogiversary 1 yr for What's Cookin' Italian Style Cuisine!

Happy Blogiversary on May 31st 2010 to What's Cookin' Italian Style Cuisine Blog! What an amazing year of discoveries made through this endeavor, which resulted in wonderful new friends that share the same passion for cooking, and eating. A universal language indeed! With one word FOOD!!!

To celebrate the year, I have gone through all posts to see what my readers viewed as my Top postings and had the most comments on. Here are your TOP 5 picks. Thank you for a wonderful first year of support and new friendships.....Claudia aka Pegasuslegend


Nutella No Name Cupcake No. #1 was a three way tie....

Amaretto Strawberry Cream Tart

Cinnabon Cookie Recipe

Italian Seafood Chowder No. #2

Peanut Butter Pattie Knockoff Cookie No. #3

The 5 P's No. # 4

Broccoli and Sausage Cavatelli No. # 5

In the first year What's Cookin' Italian Style Cuisine Blog posted 342 recipes posted
Over 3000 comments
Twitter has 990 followers
Facebook What's Cookin' Style Italian Cuisine has 553 followers
Foodbuzz over 1298
Cookeatshare for What's Cookin' has four groups with over 170 followers
Network Blogs has 79 followers
A Sincere Thank you to all of you that made my first year a success..

My blogs greatest accomplishment and mission to create this, was to inspire my sons, family members and friends to carry on the traditions of mom's and grandmom's cooking, and I am proud to say, it has been successful to date with my goal carried out, and continues to build the legacy! I never imagined it would have touched so many lives and my readers have inspired me and given me even a greater passion to continue on with my addictive hobby and passion for cooking! Thank you all again for this wonderful first year on this new journey to make this happen, you are all greatly appreciated. I have made so many fabulous extremely talented blogger friends on the blogisphere and am truly grateful to each and every one of them for the support and foodie love~....thank you all again for your continued views and friendship. Claudia Lamascolo AKA Pegasuslegend

48 comments:

cspod said...

Happy 1-yr anniversary! Congrats.

Mardi @eatlivetravelwrite said...

Congrats Claudia and it's wonderful to have met you over the past year too! You are so involved in the blogging community. I wish you many more years of eating and writing and photographing!!

penny aka jeroxie said...

Happy bloggy day! And many more to come :)

Grumpy and HoneyB said...

Happy 1 year Claudia! I'm happy to have your great recipes at my fingertips and look forward to many more!

Joy said...

Happy Anniversary! Cheers for the next wonderful year!

Lindsay @ http://pancakesnpajamas.blogspot.com/ said...

Happy Blogobirthday!!!!!

Belinda @zomppa said...

Happy happy anniversary!! I would have a hard time deciding which of your amazing posts are the "best." I'm so looking forward to this next year with you!

Claudia said...

Happy Blogiversary Claudia. Really impressed with your stats - kudos to you. Your food is always scrumptious - I do love that the sweets seem to always be popular!

Drick said...

we are all so lucky to know you through your blog and because of it, I feel like we are family and I guess we are in a way ... Good Luck to you and Congratulations my dear friend ... your beauty shines through to all with your love of family and from your values of sharing good traditional recipes – this shows in your readership and we thank you

Greg said...

Happy Anniversary! Thanks for all of the advise over the past year.

Lazaro Cooks! said...

Happy anniversary. I have enjoyed very much reading this wonderfur blog. Best of luck going forward.

Cheers!

Trix said...

I 100% second what Drick said! The blogoverse wouldn't be the same without you, and I'm so SO glad that I've been able to read your wonderful recipes and writing, but most of all I'm glad to have met you! Many happy returns. xoxoxoxo

alison said...

happy blogoversary,claudia!a year with wonderful recipe ,beautiful post and pics...and a year full of friendship,one of the most important thing in the life!
congrats!and i'm so happy to meet you,you are a wonderful friend!

pegasuslegend said...

thanks dear friends :)

Gera @ SweetsFoodsBlog said...

Happy Blog Anniversary Claudia!
And many many many more for coming!
Proud to be part of this sweetest family on most of your social sites.

Big Cheers and send me the nutella cupcake via email :)

Gera

Brie: Le Grand Fromage said...

Congratulations on your 1st anniversary! Best wishes for another great year! I know I'm glad to have met another lover of amaretto - we HAVE to get together sometime! ;)

Julie M. said...

Happy 1st Anniversary! That's a big deal! Can't wait to read more from you this next year.

Lori Lynn said...

Congrats on your one-year! Best wishes for continued success!
LL

Kathy Gori said...

Happy Happy anniversary Claudia!!!! Can't believe it's been that long.You were one of my first foodie friends. I'm celebrating my 1st anniversary also in June. Many happy years of cooking and eating to come.

Magic of Spice said...

Congratulations! Everything looks perfect:)

TheChocolatePriestess said...

Congrats on your first year of blogging on this blog. And I thoroughly approve of two of your top five post relating to chocolate!

denise @ quickies on the dinner table said...

Happy Blogiversary Claudia! If I had to choose your top post, my head would explode! There are just too many fantatic ones! Thanks for being one of the sincerest, most supportive blogger friends out there :) You don't know how much you are appreciated! Hope the next year is as great or even better!

Mother Rimmy said...

Happy 1st anniversary! I love to see what you're cooking every week. The food always looks amazing!

citronetvanille said...

Happy first anniversary! It was wonderful getting to know you and if I ever go to FL some day (never been there) I will come and knock at your door, so you can cook me some of those gorgeous shrimps on your BBQ next to the pool!

Cherine said...

Happy blog anniversary!!

Shirley said...

Congrats Claudia! Way to go!

Stella said...

Hey Claudia, Happy Anniversary! You do have such a wonderful sight with great Italian & Italian American food. I always check your recipes if I'm about to make an Italian dish I've never made to see how you do it! Hope you keep on with the greatness...

Katherine said...

Congrats! I love reading your blog and making your recipes. I'm Italian as well, and your cooking is well appreciated in my family.

Tasty Eats At Home said...

Happy 1 year anniversary!

JulieD (thelittlekitchen.net) said...

Congratulations!!! :D

Table Talk said...

Congrats on a successsful year of blogging. I look forward to your family style recipes written from the heart.
Here's to continued success~

The Cilantropist said...

Congrats on your one year anniversary! And what a beautiful goal to create this blog to share your legacy of family cooking. :) I am looking forward to the next year (and to trying that seafood chowder!).

Cookin' Canuck said...

Well done, Claudia and Happy Anniversary for your blog! I'm looking forward to reading many more of your recipes in years to come.

Tania said...

Happy first Anniversary Claudia! I love your blog and recipes, thanks for your job!

Kathleen said...

Congrats on your blogiversary!!!!

Cinnamon-Girl said...

Congrats on your first year of blogging Claudia! I look forward to reading another year of your mouth-watering posts!

Moogie said...

Claudia, First of all, Happy Blogiversary. Great job!!!

Second, you are the winner of my Memorial Day Giveaway. If you would email at jamathias1@aol.com with your address, I will get your gift shipped out to you.

Thanks for being a follower of my blog.

JoAnn

Nicole said...

Aw Claudia, happy 1 year on the blog. I truly enjoy reading your recipes and stories about your family. I look forward to many more!

girlichef said...

Happy Blogoversary...looking forward to this year =)

5 Star Foodie said...

Happy blogiversary, Claudia!!! You are terrific!

S. Stockwell said...

Congratulations on 1 exciting year! We love you!! best from Santa Barbara, s

My Little Space said...

Happy Belated Blogiversary! I've forgotten about mine... I think mine anniversary was on 31st of March! hehe... Whatever! Congratulations!
Blessings, Kristy

Laura said...

Happy blog anniversary! I have so enjoyed getting to know you through your beautiful recipes, photos and helpful guidance during my first year of blog adventures. Best wishes for many tasty years to come!
-Laura :)

Cristina said...

Happy One-Year Anniversary Claudia! Was it a quick year of blogging, or did it seem longer? I look forward to sharing more culinary adventures with you in the coming years. =)

Emily Malloy (Ziegler) said...

What a wonderful year it has been! I thoroughly enjoy reading your blog with my morning cup of coffee :-)

And then saddened when it's over and I have to get to work!!

Daydreamer Desserts said...

How did I miss this??? :( I'm sorry, I guess I was too wrapped up with Josh's b-day.

Congrats Claudia, I'm so glad I "virtually" met you, I love your blog and all of your amazing recipes! I wish you continued success and look forward to more of your inspiring recipes in the future.

Charleston Fork said...

Happy Anniversary! You have a lot to celebrate! Cheers!

foodie said...

Happy Anniversary! Great Blog!