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Empanada Dough: Cooking with leftovers

Empanada Dough: Cooking with leftovers

  Mmmmm…..Empanadas…..made from leftovers! The two thing I like best about cooking with leftovers: The work’s already been started, cutting back on time and effort. Redemption!!! It you weren’t too thrilled with how something turned out the first time, here’s your chance to cook it up again and make the modifications you feel it needs. […]

Summer Snack #1: Garlicky Roasted Tomatoes

Summer Snack #1: Garlicky Roasted Tomatoes

Ok Ok, maybe snacks should be quick. But hey!!!! it’s summer break and I’m in no rush……(deep breath of relief) More importantly If you lose patience, you can stop at just about any point on your journey towards roasting your tomatoes and you’ll still have something delicious…..right? First, just grab a couple of your favorite […]

Home warming party and no time to blog

Home warming party and no time to blog

Well….the good news is that we’re settling into our new Southern California environment (but, I still miss home).The other good new is that Vince got 40ish people to attend our home warming party (40 is huge in LA….especially when you’ve only been here about 6 months)!!!!!!!!!!! It was a fun and yummy time with new […]

Old Baking Sheets #2- The PIZZA shuffle (some pizza tips)

Old Baking Sheets #2- The PIZZA shuffle (some pizza tips)

Old Baking Sheets #2- The PIZZA shuffle I like making pizza at home. Sometime it comes out really really good. Other times it just comes out good enough. Either way, I am glad to say that I have gotten past the anxious “how do I get my pizza onto my preheated baking stone/ sheet?” stage. […]