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Love Meal

    Is  Valentines day just for lovers?.. or  can it be for loving? This year’s lovely meal was Italian from Tuscany . Here are the special dishes I came up with .With a little help from this great little cook book! 3 Hour Onions Just like it says, I picked out 4 different varieties […]

Spring Challenge Day 18- Root Vegetable Risotto

Root Vegetable Risotto 2 Cups arborio rice 6-8 Cups vegetable stock 2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil 2 Cups peeled and diced celeriac 2 Cups peeled and diced parsnips 2 Cups diced burdock 2 shallots finely chopped 1/4 cup chopped fresh chives or green onion 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley In a large skillet, heat the oil and saute […]


I’m a little late posting this. We have been so busy lately. I’m so glad I was able to take the time to fit in this fun romantic meal. This tray of strawberries from our lovely neighbor  started off our Valentines day. 🙂 Carrot  And Blood Orange Soup 1 Pound carrots 1 Medium onion 3 Cloves of […]

Spring Challenge Day 10-Endive Risotto With Walnuts

Endive Risotto With Walnuts   5 Cups of spring or filtered water 3 Tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 to 2 Cloves fresh garlic, finely minced 1/2 Yellow onion, finely diced Sea salt 1/2 Cup white wine 1 Cup arborio rice, do not rinse 2 to 3 Medium Belgian endives, quartered 1/2 Cup pan-roasted walnuts, coarsely […]