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Pizza Wine

My problem is that it’s such a good match, I end up drinking too much wine and eating too much pizza. To the hills for a hike I go! Cin-Cin!

Rigatoni and Meatballs a great family meal

Family Meal: Rigatoni and Meatballs

This meatball recipe turned out to be a HUGE success. It was simple to make and so delicious that my family devoured the entire meal in silence, barely taking time between bites to breathe (which, between me and my two lively, talkative girls, is extremely rare). Every fresh ingredient seemed to bloom in a perfect combination of delightful flavors.

Tomatoes…and more Tomatoes

All summer I have been waiting for a garden bounty of tomatoes. Santa Barbara finally got some nice summer heat and ta-da!…I found myself with five enormous plants all heavy laden with beautiful, delicious tomatoes at the same time. Great! Great. Great? My tomato windfall coincided with school starting, a full calendar of non-profit events […]