Once upon a summer salad : Summer chopped salad

I meant to share this recipe last week. You remember last week when the sun was fierce and unrelenting and anything other than a t-shirt felt too hot and cumbersome. Then winter showed up. Now I’m in a sweatshirt and wool socks. This salad is the product of my favorite cooking strategy: opening the fridge…… Continue reading Once upon a summer salad : Summer chopped salad

A simple pasta : Cacio e pepe

Elizabeth worked as an editor for a publication at the Vatican. Her husband was a sports correspondent for the AP. They lived in a tiny apartment in Monteverde Vecchio, an upper class enclave of mostly Roman residents beset by the ritzier international Gianicolo neighborhood, which was home to various members of the diplomatic corps in…… Continue reading A simple pasta : Cacio e pepe