Category Archives: pasta

Glazed Grapefruit & Broccalfredo, Featuring Guest Photos

I hadn’t realized it had been a while since I posted a recipe, but it has. This is so simple that it’s a bit of a leap to call it a recipe, but it’s so delicious that I want to share the idea. Thanks to Celia of On Cardamom and Cast Iron for letting me […]

Announcing Vine and Dine! Featuring Horizons!

Liz and I were chatting about wine pairing dinners. She and her husband, Matthew, enjoy wine as much as Jim and I do. So we decided to cook the same dish for dinner and recruit the husbands to pair the dinner with a wine. This is the first in what we hope to make a […]

Winner of Asian Fusion!

It’s time! Congratulations to Jill, #77, for winning the copy of Asian Fusion. This book and I got off on the right foot and I’m looking forward to exploring more of the recipes. Hope you have fun with it, too, Jill. Please send me your mailing address and I’ll get it right out to you. […]

Creamy Pesto Pasta

Our basil plants had a really slow start this year. I’m not sure what the cause was, but several people I’ve talked to at local farm markets have had a similar experience. Now they’re really starting to kick in, just when I’d been giving up hope on them. I was excited to have enough to […]

Book Review and Contest: Speed Vegan!

It’s not often that I do almost back-to-back book giveaways, but since I have several hot new books, here goes! This latest book is from the Book Publishing Company. They seem to just keep cranking out the titles, which is great news for vegans. Speed Vegan is by Alan Roettinger who appears to be a […]