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Vegetable Lasagna "in bianco"

I love a little help in the kitchen, especially when it is my four year old daughter helping me with her little hands. My hope was that if she helped me assemble this lasagna she would also want to eat it, but I was wrong, she turned her nose up at it and ended up with a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. 883 more words


Keen for Zucchini

Imagine you are a 10 year old girl from Hong Kong and tasting lots of strange food, like anemic cottage cheese, peanut butter and banana sandwiches, cheese with fruit, now throw in CHOCOLATE ZUCCHINI CAKE???????   703 more words


Supper's Ready

Italy is well known for its wonderful food, using fresh, local ingredients. When Mariella – a beautiful Italian mamma – offered to share the secrets of her kitchen, we did not hesitate. 467 more words

Italian Life

Day of the Flowers

I got to go to the local farmers’ market at lunch today (Thanks, Chris!). Even though I went grocery shopping yesterday, I couldn’t help making a few purchases: leaf lettuce, red beets, corn on the cob, a loaf of bread and some olive rolls, and zucchini flowers. 290 more words

Health & Wellness

Farmer's Market: Toronto: Baby Zucchini

The other day at the Humber Bay Shores Waterfront Festival, I bought some really lovely looking baby zucchini.  I remembered watching a food show on TV and there was deep-frying of zucchini flowers involved.   45 more words


Flowers that you can eat

A few days ago while walking on the Upper west side, I stumbled across a very cool farmers market. I found a good variety of stuff but what caught my eye were the Zucchini Blossoms. 529 more words

Fiore di Zucca

My hands looks a mechanic. You can see all the lines. I’ve got cuts, scratches and burns. I can’t seem to get the dirt out from underneath fingernails, a few of my nails are ripped off and the rest are cut very short to try avoid this. 742 more words