Egg Fried…Kale

So I don’t have any photos…yet BUT I reallllly wanted egg fried rice last night for dinner and aside from not having rice in the house I had kale that I needed to use up. I am SO glad that I tried this out! My husband hates kale and is …

Our patch of Earth

Midnight in the Garden of…

“Plant and your spouse plants with you; weed and you weed alone” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau Okay, so it’s not midnight…but the garden is good and evil. Especially mine. Don’t get me wrong since we gutted and replanted everything my mini patch of earth makes me so happy. I find myself …

Presto Pesto

Presto Pesto!

“Pesto is the quiche of the 80’s.”-Nora Ephron My girlfriend gave us a bunch of beautiful organic basil this weekend. I didn’t …

Baked to perfection...twice!

Gettin’ baked! Twice!

“What I say is that, if a fellow really likes potatoes, he must be a pretty decent sort of fellow.” A.A. Milne …

It's a spicy meatabolll!

Spicy Italian Wedding Soup

  “Only the pure in heart can make a good soup” Ludwig Van Beethoven I’m positive that my friends and family would …

Lemon rosemary ricotta dip

Shocking Lemon Rosemary Ricotta Dip

“Italian food is all about ingredients and it’s not fussy and it’s not fancy.” – Wolfgang Puck I called this post “Shocking” …

Wednesday the cat

A cat named Wednesday

“A cat is more intelligent than people believe, and can be taught any crime.” – Mark Twain We have a cat, her …

Tiramisu getting it's finishing touches

Tiramisu

“Nella botte piccola ce il vino buono”  . – Italian proverb” “In the small barrel there is good wine” couldn’t be more fitting …