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Pizzeria Paradiso’s Plum Pesto Pasta

At the last Pizzeria Paradiso beer dinner, there was another delicious plum pesto pizza on the menu. Greg, the beer sommelier, shared his recipe with me so that I might be able to recreate the plum pesto. I wrote the … Continue reading

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Pasta with Avocado Sauce

I love avocados. I’m such a sucker for them that often times when I’m out to eat I will see something with avocado as an ingredient and will immediately stop reading the menu. It is really not a good ordering … Continue reading

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Let the Search Continue

My mom was not satisfied with my two attempts at her olive/pasta challenge, so I have another contender for her. I think this is the one. My last attempt was baked and her comment was that she was envisioning something … Continue reading

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Homemade Pasta Taste Test

I got a pasta maker for Christmas and I was very excited to give it a whirl this week. The bf’s mom taught me how to make pasta a while back but I have not been able to put my … Continue reading

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Smoked Cheese and Three Meat Lasagna

I have been thinking about lasagna lately. It has been stuck in my mind so I tried a new version that have sausage and smoked mozzarella. I also added in some bacon since we had some from the butcher, which … Continue reading

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Addie’s Man Soup

Now that the word is out that I’m not afraid of soup I was emailed this recipe from a friend. I didn’t really take pictures of the process, but this was a super easy one pot meal that didn’t take … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Shells

This bottle of buffalo sauce has been staring at me from the cabinet. Each time I reached in to get oil or balsamic vinegar, I would see the bottle and think “What will I do with that bottle?” I thought … Continue reading

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Catch Up

Where has the beginning of November gone? I have been cooking, but there has been limited amounts of sewing to share – oops. I knew November would be busy, but I havn’t had a moment to share all the things … Continue reading

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Mom’s Recipe Request Search Continues

After the first attempt of an olive pasta dish, Anne Marie, a friend and loyal reader (thanks!), sent me a recipe to try in hopes it was the one. She did mention that it was from a friend of hers … Continue reading

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Mom’s Recipe Request Search Has Begun

My mom asked me to find a pasta recipe that had olives and was warm. I started with an Epicurious search (while in the grocery store) and the Pasta with Chickpeas and Charred Tomatoes stuck out to me because it … Continue reading

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