Recipes, Sides and Soups

Serendipitous Tomato Soup

It all started with an old, old recipe. This is my favorite recipe for authentic Italian gravy (a.k.a. tomato sauce.) It was passed down to me by my mom and dad, who received it from my aunt's Italian mother-in-law (who heard it from her father's uncle - just kidding - but it really did come… Continue reading Serendipitous Tomato Soup

Recipes, Sides and Soups

My Favorite Veggie Blend!

This is my current favorite way to do mixed veggies. Nothing complicated here, just pure veggie yumminess. 🙂 First, I just blanched the potatoes and carrots in boiling water for the length of time that it took me to rinse and trim my brussels sprouts. Then I tossed the sprouts in the water for the… Continue reading My Favorite Veggie Blend!