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Basil Pesto with Orzo

I wanted to call this post “The Beautiful Domino Effect”, but one thing I learned about blogging is food posts deserve food names. Tonight’s dinner came into place as I noticed that the basil was going south. I then spotted … Continue reading

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Rotini with Creamy Roasted Beet Sauce

The beets were just so affordable sitting there on the table at the farmer’s market that I just felt obligated to purchase a pound. I did, then life happened and they set in my produce bin for almost a week. … Continue reading

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Wild Garlic Fettuccine

I love how the farmer’s market changes with the season. Strolling through, I took in the array of squash and dry goods. The vendor that won me over today sold fresh and dried pasta and his prices were reasonable, unlike … Continue reading

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Cooking Contest Central

Some days I wonder if we’re trying out for a food cooking show in my kitchen just by the way we make dinner. My spouse began to put things on the counter, then out of nowhere I heard myself saying … Continue reading

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The Restaurant Critic’s Wife Meets Pasta

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
L, a great colleague, handed me the book The Restaurant Critic’s Wife by Elizabeth LaBan. L informed me that I had to toss my ridiculous rule out the window and read the…

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