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WTF Wednesday: All-Natural Rainbow Pasta (Ridiculous or Genius?)

WTF Wednesday: All-Natural Rainbow Pasta (Ridiculous or Genius?)

WTF Wednesday: All-Natural Rainbow Pasta (Ridiculous or Genius?) Creative recipes are great, but is this rainbow pasta too much? Who doesn’t love pasta?  With all the variety it offers, sauces, types of pasta, regular or wheat, even rice and glass.  Talk about...
Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Last Night In Florence

Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Last Night In Florence

ICYMI: Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Cooking Lesson.   We woke up early the next day to head back to Florence for our last night in Italy. As we left the B&B, Mario presented us with a book on classic Tuscan cooking, so we could continue to practice back home....
Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Cooking Lesson

Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Cooking Lesson

ICYMI: Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Medieval Times.   We took our time getting up the next day and had a light breakfast before heading to our cooking lesson. Mario, the owner of our B&B, had recommended a cooking lesson with a former chef friend of his, named...
Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Medieval Times

Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Medieval Times

ICYMI: Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Sipping Our Way To Siena.   We got up early, had a breakfast of pastries, fruit, and coffee on the patio at our B&B and then got in the car to go to Volterra. Volterra was beginning their week-long renaissance celebration,...
Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Sipping Our Way To Siena

Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Sipping Our Way To Siena

ICYMI: Eating Our Way Through Tuscany: Food Crawl Through Florence.   The next morning, we woke up and climbed the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. The stairwells were tiny, with barely room for those going up and those coming down to pass each other by. At times...
Book Review: The Dinner Party

Book Review: The Dinner Party

Holiday gatherings are always fodder for secrets to emerge and family dysfunction to run rampant. Long Island novelist, Brenda Janowitz’s fifth novel, “The Dinner Party” (St. Martin’s Press – 286 pages) humorously portrays a suburban Connecticut Passover dinner....