Spring Herbs

 My vegetable garden is coming alive!  I have planted too many tomatoes again, eggplant, crooked neck squash, lemon cucumber, arugula, string beans, cantaloupe, and a few varieties of peppers.  Oh, and lets not forget, my precious herbs!  Every night while I am preparing dinner, I walk to my … [Read more...]

Buona Pasqua! Happy Easter!

Buona Pasqua!  Happy Easter! Easter has always been a special time for my family and me.  As an Italian American kid, Easter had been greeted with great expectation because I was completing my Lenten fast of meatless Fridays and no candy for 40 days.  On Easter morning my family and I would get … [Read more...]

Baked Easter Brunch Eggs

Baked Easter Brunch Eggs 8 slices of bacon, cut into 1 inch pieces Extra virgin olive oil 4 hearty slices of french bread, buttered on one side 1 clove of garlic, minced 1/2 large yellow onion, chopped 1 medium size zucchini, coarsely grated 1/2 red bell pepper, diced into 1/2 inch … [Read more...]