Category Archive: tomato


For Thanksgiving I decided to have a bit of a choice for appetisers and to serve them a good hour before the meal.  I wanted simple things, yet things that were full of… Continue reading

Baked Pasta

As I keep saying over and again, I am married to the only man in the Universe who would eat spaghetti every meal for the rest of all time and be totally happy.… Continue reading

Slow-Cooker Beef and Rosemary Pasta Sauce

Anyone who knows anything about us knows two basic things (okay four… I adore pancake recipes and Bob and Echo are spoilt.).  I love my slow cooker and Allan would eat pasta three… Continue reading

Tomato Fritters

Before I begin can I mention that tomatoes and I have bit of a love hate relationship.  My mom used to make tomato sandwiches.  The idea of which makes me want to run… Continue reading

Guy Fieri’s Pasta with Cauliflower and Spinach

I decided a couple of days ago that there were a couple of things I needed to do to help get my energy and motivation back. One of them was to write a… Continue reading

Tangy Chicken Thighs

I had to fly out yesterday for a doctor’s appointment, and I got back yesterday evening.  It was so very good to be back with Allan, I missed him so much.  Bob was… Continue reading

Baked Pasta with Ham and Tomatoes

I had some left over spaghetti from last night’s supper and decided to use it to make a baked pasta dish for this evening. It was a total experiment.  Which worked out really… Continue reading

Marcella Hazan’s Tomato Sauce

Recently I mentioned that tomato sauce for pasta is something I have to be in the mood for and it was suggested to me that I try this sauce. Three ingredients to make a… Continue reading

Chicken Pieces in Simple Tomato Sauce

I had a bad afternoon yesterday. I am diabetic and my blood sugars crashed and I ended up not able to do anything all evening. It was all my own fault, I didn’t… Continue reading

Vegetarian Arrabbiata Pasta Sauce

I find tomato sauce on pasta to be something I have to be in the mood for.  Maybe it was because for the first couple of years of our marriage we ate it… Continue reading