Dress asparagus for Easter dinner

   March 25, 2013 10:46 am

The first time I ever had asparagus was at a friend’s house when I was in middle school. Not sure why we never had it at home. Dad must hate it or something. Anyway, I remember liking it then, if only because my friend and her brother kept calling it “ass-pah-grass.” We got the giggles…

Simple, but awesome: avocado soup and asparagus pesto

   May 18, 2012 2:52 pm

One of my favorite food magazines is Fine Cooking. Many of the recipes are over my head, but I find a lot that are right up my alley. I just perused my April/May edition and, as always, found two great ideas. Well, there are probably more, but I stopped when I hit two before I…

Leek Asparagus Soup headed for my stove

   April 2, 2012 1:33 pm

I want to go home right now. And I want to make Leek, Asparagus & Herb Soup right now. And I want to eat this right now. In reverse order. It’s been a while since I tried a good soup. Meaning since March 8, when I posted the recipe about Curried Carrot Soup. I’ll admit,…