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On The Side: German-Style Potatoes with Pesto

This time last week, I was sitting around waiting. My pantry was packed, my bar stocked and all my laundry and dishes were cleaned and put away. The backyard was stripped of decorative string lights, the grill was anchored to the deck and the patio furniture was in my dining room. Devices and back up…… Continue reading On The Side: German-Style Potatoes with Pesto

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Jalapeño Marinated Chicken with Spicy Pesto Gnocchi

Happy St Patrick’s Day! Today I have a recipe that is very green in color, but it’s far from Irish. It’s more of a Mexican-Italian fusion. I know that sounds weird, but bear with me. I made this with my husband in mind. He loves jalapeños and pesto so I wanted to find a way…… Continue reading Jalapeño Marinated Chicken with Spicy Pesto Gnocchi

Thoughts & Tips

Trying New Things

I text my husband “what do you want for dinner?” He replies “to be honest, I’m in the mood for gnocchi. maybe with some pesto?” I say “no problem”. I’ve never made gnocchi. But I like a challenge. Here are my tips for trying a new recipe: If you’ve never eaten it, don’t make it.…… Continue reading Trying New Things