Monthly Archives: March 2011

Happy Day Pancakes

My Aunt Casey sent me this recipe (originally from “Simply Simpatico” published by the Junior League of Albuquerque) because I wanted to make some gifts for friends over the holidays. I mixed up the dry ingredients, put them in a … Continue reading

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2011 Garden Chronicle – Post #1

Even though today is still a little blustery, I had outside fever and decided to start on the garden. Last year I made seven portable raised garden containers from a livestock water trough and a mover’s dolly. They are so … Continue reading

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Spring Salad

I’m really looking forward to all of the spring flowers because all of this rain is driving me nuts. But even though there’s rain outside, there’s lovely fruit at the farmer’s market and grocery store right now. Make yourself a … Continue reading

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Baked Ziti with Turkey Sausage

It is raining like crazy in California, so have something warm and gooey, but not fattening for dinner. Baked Ziti with Turkey Sausage 3/4 pounds turkey sausage, casings removed 1 medium onion, uncooked and chopped 1 medium green pepper, chopped … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Carbonara

Chef Mario Batali says that this is the way Italian peasants eat this dish. I like Mario because he rocks orange shoes. This dish is so simple but so good. It is as perfect on a blustery evening as on … Continue reading

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