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Meatless Monday - Pasta Puttanesca with Roasted Eggplant

Spaghetti alla puttanesca translates literally as “spaghetti of the whore” in Italian. I’m sure there are many stories as to how this dish got it’s ‘flavorful’ name and who gets the full credit for it’s creation, but I’m not going to go there.   908 more words

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Meatless Mondays--Tortellini and Butternut Squash

The night I made this it was a very ugly day here on the East Coast and there was no way I was going out again after I had arrived home. 459 more words


Penne with sweet potato sauce and roasted cauliflower

Sweet potatoes in a pasta sauce?! Sounds weird but, it tastes absolutely divine and no one would believe it has sweet potatoes in them :) If you are bored with the usual tomato, pesto or Alfredo sauce you should definitely give this a try. 322 more words


Happy to be Jet Lagged

I woke up at the crack of dawn because of jet lag, while everyone else in the family slumbered on.  Quietly and methodically, I cleaned up.  396 more words


Veggie and Wine Wednesday

Many associate Carmenere with Chile even if this grape is originally from Bordeaux, France. And as I wrote in the  post about  Rapel Valley, the sub-region Cachapoal Valley is famous for good Carmenere wines. 296 more words