Fregola Sarda

A few years ago, my friend Asya had an exchange student from Italy live with her. At one point, the exchange student gifted Asya with this pasta, Fregola, and she had NO idea what to do with it. It caught my interest and I finally decided to tackle making a fregola pasta dish! I searched … More Fregola Sarda

Antipasto Skewers

My obsession with Half Baked Harvest continues with another amazing recipe! My friend Jill had us over for dinner the other night, and I was on appetizer duty. I was bored of the simple cheese platter, and my other appetizers seemed to fall-flat, so I was on the search for something amazing. (Note: Jill is … More Antipasto Skewers

Cobb Salad

A big ‘ol debate in my house is whether salad is a meal. I am on the side of yes, a salad could totally be a meal. Load it down with some protein, maybe a side of bread, and you are done. Greg, on the other hand, doesn’t agree. I have tried tricking him by … More Cobb Salad

Pesto Pasta Salad

I am a lazy cook in the summer. Greg often jokes that on weekends and during the summer I starve my family out. During the school year I kick-ass on preparing three meals a day. During the summer they are lucky if it is one solid meal a day. I think it’s good for them … More Pesto Pasta Salad