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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 …

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 …

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 …