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The Fall Garden

“The garden is growth and change and that means loss as well as constant new treasures to make up for a few disasters.” – May Sarton… 643 more words

Gardening

Risotto with Calamari and Zucchini Blossoms

We are still seeing zucchini blossoms popping up at the markets, though these days the bounty is starting to run thin. When I found these a few weeks ago I couldn’t resist, they were so beautiful and fresh, though knowing what to do with them is always a problem. 508 more words

Primi

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

Primi

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

Desserts

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