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Spaghetti alla Carbonara

This never happens, ever. I got my Secret Recipe Club assignment this month and within 30 seconds I had a recipe picked out. Just.like.that. I was assigned Kate’s Kitchen, as I scrolled down her page I saw this egg yolk nested in spaghetti and the word guanciale jumped out at me. Done. That’s it. That’s […]

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Deconstructed Pesto Insalata Caprese

Say what?  Are my eyes really seeing what they see?  Does that sign say ‘Heirloom Tomatoes’?  It’s the middle of winter…must be a mistake.  But they look like heirloom tomatoes.  They have variegated colors and bumpy exteriors, they must be heirlooms. Imported from Mexico….ahhh, that’s right, not every place in the world right now has […]

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Shrimp and Pancetta Spaghetti

Ask my family what their favorite Seafood is?  Shrimp, they’ll cheer!  Ask my family what their favorite starch is? Pasta, they’ll cheer!  Ask my family what their favorite meat is?  Bacon they’ll cheer!  Ask the doggies what’s their favorite?  And they’ll cheer, EVERYTHING! Poor Summer thinks she’s a Circus dog, until she looses her balance […]

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Turnip and Potato Gratin

Fall  bounty abounds and from the earth comes the turnip.  A friend told me once that he heard that when God made the turnip, he looked at it and said “this is not right, I am going to bury it underground so hopefully no one will find it”.   Looks like burying it wasn’t enough, although many people wished […]

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