Monthly Archives: August 2017

Pasta Pasilla

You probably can’t tell from this picture, but this is a tiny little dish – about the size you would eat a small portion of ice cream out of.  This was an emergency grab of a picture of this delicious … Continue reading

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Overnight Boule

Boule, from the French for “ball”, is a traditional shape of French bread, resembling a squashed ball. It is a rustic loaf shape that can be made of any type of flour. A boule can be leavened with commercial yeast, … Continue reading

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Provolone Pizza

  That bruschetta is pure gold for turning something ordinary into something that really sings! A slice of provolone on each piece of leftover pizza, topped with a generous amount of the bruschetta, provided a wonderful lunch the next day.  … Continue reading

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Finger Painting in Columbus, New Mexico

Back in 2010, we spent some time in the New Mexico State Park system.  It was a great experience.  We started out in Pancho Villa State Park, and got our annual pass.  We then spent a few months going here … Continue reading

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The Second Blossoming

Several months ago, we had an arborist come out and tend to two of our precious trees – the plum/apricot tree and this darling rose tree.  He cut it back MUCH further than I thought proper, but, of course he … Continue reading

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Bruschetta from the Winery

This is my version of a representation of the delicious bruschetta that we purchased at the winery.  It was only a coincidence that I placed it on this chopping block/hot pad for its portrait.  I guess the complementary colors drew … Continue reading

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The Other Side of the Trees

Here is the other side of the trees – from the winery – looking back down the road the way we came.  The winding road, looked at from this direction, is the tiny little line at the bottom left of … Continue reading

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