Pasta/Rice

Shrimp & Chard Linguini

Shrimp & Chard Linguini

We’re off this weekend to Seattle for Amerivespa. They’re calling it “a meetup for scooter afficionados.” I’d say Andrew more than qualifies. He’s been borderline obsessed since he got his, and the fact that this year’s meetup is in Seattle, it’s icing on the cake. […]

Tuna Noodle Casserole

Tuna Noodle Casserole

The comfort of tuna noodle casserole. My love for it knows no bounds. This version combines all the things I love so much–pasta, tuna, mushrooms, leeks, a white cheddar sauce, greenery in the form of dill, a crunch from tortilla chip crumbles. The casserole of […]

Pasta Bolognese

Pasta Bolognese

I made this entire pot of bolognese for myself. Me, myself, and I [and maybe a little bit to Roma] could be found often eating it off plates, bowls, at the kitchen counter, straight out of the pan, in sweats on the couch, or at […]

Italian White Bean Soup with Rice

Italian White Bean Soup with Rice

I’m pretty sure I used the last jar of my grandma’s tomatoes. Or maybe it was salsa. She made that sometimes. Regardless, the tomato based and that’s what I was looking for. We have this habit of saying “Thanks, grandma!” out loud anytime these jars […]

Cacio e Pepe Pasta with Roasted Vegetables

Cacio e Pepe Pasta with Roasted Vegetables

I’m really, really falling for Cyril’s @ Clay Pigeon Winery lately. They have three of my favorite things — wine, cheese, and charcuterie. They have a lovely space. They have a cheese club that I haven’t brought myself to participate in but follow it with […]

Chicken Sausage and Broccoli Pasta

Work and rain. Work and rain. That’s this week in a nutshell. I don’t have much to add to this one other than┬áthe fact that those pretty little basil leaves are from my own plant! It’s still growing. I’m harvesting leaves regularly and freezing them. […]