Tag Archives: Pizza

Happy New Year! 1/1/19

Greetings! I got back from Italy last night and am looking forward to a new year of posting what John and I prepare and eat. I am so excited to be cooking again in my own kitchen which has sharp … Continue reading

Posted in Dining out, Italian | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Pizza is a bargain in Italy. 12/13/18

We have crossed the continent and the ocean and here we are in Italy embarking on a three week celebration with family. Daughter is with us and son and daughter-in-law will follow in about a week’s time. Today we spend … Continue reading

Posted in Italian, Vegan | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Last of the tomatoes. 11/29/18

We are down to the last of our tomatoes from this year’s crop. To mark the occasion and as a preview to our upcoming trip to Italy I made a dress-your-own salad with oil and vinegar accompanied by a slice … Continue reading

Posted in Easy, Italian, take-out | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Grit and Grail in Rome. 3/10/18

Ordered a fav of mine for lunch, spaghetti alla vongole (clams) which unfortunately had gritty clams and stuck together pasta. C’mon, Rome, you can do better! First step in my search for the Holy Grail of pizza – crust is … Continue reading

Posted in Dining out, Pasta, Shellfish | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Birthday Weekend. 12/8-10/17

I had a great time on my birthday weekend. Our destination was Little River, CA on the Pacific Coast. Since we were a party of four it was important that everyone have the choices they liked for their dining experiences. … Continue reading

Posted in Dining out, Grains, Pasta, Vegetables, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

New Dish! Homemade pizza! 10/28/17

Before getting to the pizza, here’s what I had for lunch. It looks like maybe I had lot but I put this on a tiny dessert plate. It is the penne pasta leftover from the Penne with Asparagus on Tuesday … Continue reading

Posted in leftovers, Pasta, Vegan, Vegetables, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Home again. Yay for tomatoes! 10/20/17

After a quick breakfast of half a bagel with peanut butter at the hotel this morning, we drove the rest of the way home. I come through the door and what do I see? Tomatoes!!! Tomatoes, tomatoes, tomatoes! Although our … Continue reading

Posted in Pork, Vegan, Vegetables, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment