• Within earshot of this lonely pasta eater

    Within earshot of this lonely pasta eater

    So this was the day before I gave up eating meat to become a short-term vegetarian. Clearly my Indian curry rice will have to wait. No problem, luckily I’m not your instant gratification kind of girl. Lately…

  • Pasta night with grilled salmon fettuccine

    So we had another of those highly anticipated pasta nights. This time, it was pasta night with grilled salmon fettuccine and whoever created this amazing pasta (was it me?), thank you, you’re a genius! Because if shrimp…

  • Not your wimpy skimpy shrimp scampi

    We’ve had shrimp scampi pasta three times in these two weeks. If something tastes good, just cook it again, and again, that’s how we roll. Nothing wrong with that. And it’s all because we recently started buying…

  • Lunch in Carmel

    Over the long Labor Day weekend (was that really 2 weekends ago? wow), we snuck out of town early one morning just after sunrise on our little road trip to Gilroy, CA. Our mission: to catch the…

  • 3-pasta week

    We didn’t plan this. It just happened. This 3-pasta week, I mean. No complaints though. Pasta is quick and easy. Not to mention, more hands make light work. In fact, we cooked 2 pastas at one go.…

  • Happy World Pasta Day

    So it’s World Pasta Day today. Isn’t that something? We’re a family of pasta freaks. Not Chinese noodles (I’m okay with it but my kids will turn their noses up at most types). Not Japanese noodles, no…