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Grilled Pizza Margherita with Balsamic Reduction Drizzle

I have some awesome news. If you get the Community Table in your Sunday newspaper one of my recipes should be in it either this week or next. 471 more words


Spaghetti Sauce or Sunday Gravy

I have been thinking quite a bit about instincts lately. You know that little voice deep down inside you.  Intuition.  A gut feeling. Jiminy Cricket. We all have it. 594 more words


Summer Pesto: Aunt Annie's Basil Sauce

One of summer’s many gifts is the pleasure of eating freshly picked cucumbers and tomatoes or using them along with swiss chard, kale, eggplant, peppers, and a number of the herbs I grow in a small section of my backyard plot to make colorful salads and seasonal main dishes. 434 more words

Family Recipes

Tuscan Garlic Chicken

We are slowly getting back into the groove of summer. Yesterday was too hot and humid to head to the beach though. There was always the threat of a thunderstorm. 569 more words


It's a rainy day - so I made Meatballs...

As the title suggests, it’s a rainy old June day in Wokingham. Of course, the only thing to do was make meatballs…and I turned to my old mate Jamster for some meaty inspiration. 538 more words

Mid Week Suppers

Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight

Even though this is the title to an old song it describes our weather here in Phoenix today and all this week. Since today is father’s Day and we are having a pretty heavy meal of chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, green beans, gravy and hot rolls for dinner,I wanted it to and on the cool note so I made the frozen strawberry pie with whipped cream for our dessert. 282 more words

Eggplant Parmesan

School and my daughter’s Irish dance recital are now finally over. All of the school year obligations, except for my son’s cello recital on Tuesday are done! 764 more words