Salade Nicoise with Lemon-Thyme Vinaigrette

Growing up, we didn’t have a lot of salad.  We lived out in farm country where there was definitely an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables in the summer, and we would take full advantage of those.  And by full advantage, I mean we would buy tons from road-side stands and farmers (or sometimes even […]

Make-Ahead Creamy Shells

After I posted about the creamy chicken shells, my mom kindly brought it to my attention that for someone who thinks lasagne is too time-consuming to make, I sure do make a lot of other rather time-consuming recipes.  The stuffed shells in particular.  I will admit it: the real reason I don’t make lasagne is […]