Chicken Lasagna – Lasagna with Chicken and Mushrooms

Chicken Lasagna with Morel Mushrooms

For this Chicken Lasagna with mushrooms, I’m using morel mushrooms. Pickers forage for morels in the spring, where they flourish in areas where there was a forest fire the previous summer. The little honeycombed fungi are highly prized by chefs and very expensive. Because they aren’t in season, hard to find, and expensive, I’m using driedRead more

Easy Chicken Parmesan Recipe

Parmesan Chicken

The real Chicken Parmesan (Parmigiano) is an amazingly delicious dish that requires us to first bread, and then brown the chicken before transferring  to a baking dish to bake in a lovely tomato sauce and Parmesan cheese. I love the real thing. If an Italian chef would come to my house and make it once a week IRead more

Spinach & Salmon Pasta – Easy Salmon Pasta

Spinach Salmon Pasta

  Salmon Pasta with Spinach is a go to weeknight meal at our house. Weeknight dinners often leave me uninspired. Sometimes I do a weekly meal plan when I do my grocery shopping, which helps a lot. But them, sometimes I just… don’t. Sometimes I don’t feel like thinking about the week ahead when it’sRead more

Parsley Pesto – Walnut Pesto Recipe

Parsley Pesto

Pesto is usually made with basil and pine nuts, but you can also make it with other herbs or nuts. I made this one with parsley and walnuts, two ingredients that are plentiful here. I have lots of parsley in my garden. In fact, it’s kind of out of control.  If I let it, parsley will take overRead more