Archive | May, 2007

Jumble of thoughts, plus a nudge about RRC#7

RRC#7’s deadline for submission is in two weeks (Sunday, June 3 at 11:59pm EST); I’m looking forward to seeing what everyone comes up with! We’re in NYC right now, and visited L&B’s Spumoni Gardens yesterday with my cousin Matt, his wife Catherine, and their new daughter Fiona (who is just adorable. I know everyone says […]

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Pasta Toss with Tuna & Vegetables

About a week ago, Lis posted a gorgeous recipe on her blog for Pasta Shells with Italian Tuna, Grape Tomatoes & Baby Spinach. After wiping the drool from my lips, I knew I had to make it. The only thing was that when I entered it into the WW points calculator, it said one serving […]

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Chicken Schnitzel

Shane spent a number of years in Germany as a kid, where he acquired a taste for schnitzel. Kian and Sadie also picked up on his love of schnitzel and, to be honest, so did I. Veal or pork pounded thin, dredged in a seasoned flour, fried and served with lemon wedges? Nothing wrong with […]

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Nutella S’mores

We had marshmallows. We had graham crackers. We had a campfire and long, lean sticks. But no chocolate. Nutella was an excellent stand-in. In fact, I think I prefer it… Nutella S’mores 1 graham cracker, broken in half1 well toasted marshmallow (lightly browned on the outside, flowing and hot on the inside)about two teaspoons of […]

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Deep Dish "Pizza"

Shane has spent some time in Chicago recently for job training. While there, he fell in love with deep dish pizza. It wasn’t enough for him to enjoy his culinary discovery, he had to call me and taunt me with it. Repeatedly. Look, I’m a New Yorker. I was born in Beth Israel, grew up […]

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