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Trattoria 3rdfloor

Last week Doug made pasta with his new table top pasta machine. He cranked out ricotta filled raviolis and dried spaghetti. He made these so we could have the freshest, most impressive pasta ever. When trying new Italian restaurants I … Continue reading

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The hungry grouch

I am a mean hungry. Some people are mean drunks, but when I’m hungry it’s grouch time. I came home at 5:00 to find no parking spaces because lines mean nothing to people and a front door that sticks. These … Continue reading

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The bread baker is turning me into the doughboy

I’m just going to cut straight to the chase. Cooking at home is the best thing you can do. Here’s why. This meal is packed with good foods: tuna, canola oil, walnuts, lemon, garlic, and whole grains. It came straight … Continue reading

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End of Summer Adventures

Yesterday was a full day of painting, cutting and moving soapstone, and watching people work. I give Meg all the credit in the world for updating her old house because I feel like I would get frustrated with the renovations … Continue reading

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Meal Planning Monday and The Case for Fennel Seeds

Today was Meal planning Monday! Oh what fun! This is an easy week because we only have to think about Monday through Wednesday. The pesto pasta dish was amazing as always! Ever since Doug made that pesto pizza last week … Continue reading

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Cavatappi and Cauliflower

Before grocery shopping Doug and I make a list of what we want for dinners for the week. Tuesdays is usually a giant salad with Mama T’s pierogies, Friday some kind of pizza, and the rest of the week we … Continue reading

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Use it up week

There are a lot of boxed and canned items in the cabinets here. There are 3 boxes of pasta, 2 boxes of rice, mac n cheese, and soup. These are foods that don’t usually make the cut for a weeknight … Continue reading

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