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Sweet & Savory Quinoa

Food memory time: When I was about 13 (so, about 1993) my mom made this grain, quinoa, to go with dinner one time that looked a little… weird. It certainly wasn’t rice, nor was it cous cous or millet… it … Continue reading

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Capellini con Scalogno e Salvia

Wait, are you sitting down? I’m about to post. Not photos. Not a product review. But a RECIPE! A real live recipe! All excuses aside, things around here have been beyond busy. And not “busy” but kicking my butt, not … Continue reading

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Creamy Roasted Garlic Pasta

Roasted garlic was one of the very first “fancy” foodie items I can remember liking. It was 1991, and at the ripe young age of 11, I went on a lunch date with my mom after joining her at one … Continue reading

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One Pot Pretty Pasta

Like most people, I’m extremely pleased with food that merely tastes good. It’s a bonus if said food also LOOKS good. One of the first things that I remember eating that I also thought was pretty was a certain pasta … Continue reading

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