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Homemade Gnocchi

Homemade Gnocchi

I have been looking at the gnocchi roller for months. It’s a Mucca Rigagnocchi Gnocchi Rolling Machine from Fante’s in South Philly. Fante’s has always been a pilgrimage site for me. I love the place and can get lost in there – and spe...

Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Sweet Potato Gnocchi

A few weeks ago, Victor made sweet potato gnocchi. We had no plans for it other than freezing for use at another date and time. Today was that day and time. There is something about homemade pasta that really can’t be adequately described. It’s ove...

pork tenderloin

Pork Tenderloin

The planned dinner tonight was a pork tenderloin. Planned, as in I took a pork tenderloin out of the...

Artichokes

I brought home a couple of really nice artichokes, today. I am a big fan of artichokes. They were a ...

The Weekend Food Fest

It doesn’t get much better than having dear friends over for the weekend – especially wh...

Homemade Pasta and 2017 in Review

If the only thing that happened in 2017 was political, I’d simply kill myself and get it over ...

Creamy Soup and Crusty Rolls

Victor made a great batch of soup, yesterday, whilst I was at work. One of those perfect surprises a...

Butternut Squash Soup & Flatbread

When is a pizza not a pizza? Why, when it’s a flatbread, of course! It seems that flatbread is...

The Trip to Bountiful

Our trip to bountiful is walking outside. The garden is going crazy! It is so much fun walking outsi...

Sunday Pasta

The first eggplant came off the vine, today! It was smallish – it could have grown  few more ...

Mafaldine and Semelle

We just had a quiet dinner at home. Nonna is off with her eldest son, so it was time to break out th...

Preparing for a Blizzard

The weather forecasting for tonight and tomorrow has run the gamut – from a huge storm to no b...

Sunday in the Kitchen

We’ve been out of Victor’s pasta sauce for a couple of weeks. Since the garden tomatoes ...

Canning Little Grandma’s Eggplant Appetizer

Mother Nature is smiling down on us because one eggplant plant is producing eggplant for the world! ...