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Tomato Asparagus Tortellini Pasta Salad

I still have an abundance of tomatoes from the farmer’s market, and it’s been so hot lately I haven’t been excited about the prospect of heating up the kitchen by turning on the oven. 239 more words

Lunch & Dinner


VIBES: RAEKWON “Knowledge God

A recent late-night-kale-salad-roomservice-order from Public Restaurant in the Roosevelt Hotel motivated me to seek this recipe. It’s really one of the best Kale salads I’ve ever had. 286 more words



I was never a big fan of pesto until I went on holiday to Lucca 4 years ago.  My friends and I had rented a cottage for a week up in the mountains, so en route we had done a massive food shop and a couple of jars of pesto had been thrown into the trolley. 230 more words


Stuffed Eggplant with Lamb and Pine Nuts

There are some dishes that just don’t photograph well. This is one of them. No matter how much I tried to make it pretty, it comes out like a brown and black mess when I take its picture. 617 more words


Lentils and Rice with Caramelized Onions & Pine Nuts

Hello friends– I’m eating the leftovers of this savory dish right now as I type of this post!  When I saw this recipe on MM’s yummy blog, I knew Larry would like it.   246 more words


Classic Pesto

Classic Pesto is a staple in our house.  Every year we put up several batches to savor the fresh taste of basil year round. We grow tons of basil to support our son’s crazy pesto habit.   336 more words


Capellini with scallops and arugula

Look at that little guy.  Isn’t he handsome?

And colorful?  Pass the pasta, y’all.

This was the main course of a July menu for Caroline’s birthday: 275 more words