Monthly Archives: August 2011

vietnamese chicken noodle soup

I spent my college days in the middle of the corn fields of central Illinois. At this stage of my life I had absolutely no knowledge of, nor interest in, good food or its preparation. My hands-on cooking experience to … Continue reading

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roast chicken for lazy people

Roasting chicken is generally not something that I would consider doing in August, in fact, I have strict rules against turning the oven on once the temps go over 80 degrees (I know, I’m a wimp). But, while my friends … Continue reading

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slow roasted tomatoes

One of my favorite things to do when traveling is to seek out the local markets, and London’s Borough Market remains one of my all time favorites. It was there that I first tried and fell in love with roasted … Continue reading

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beggar’s linguine

This past weekend my husband was out of town and I was flipping through the previously completed French Fridays with Dorie recipes, looking for something quick and easy to throw together for my Friday night dinner. I had plans to … Continue reading

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