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Mini Beef and Turkey Meatballs

Mini Beef and Turkey Meatballs

I love these mini meatballs. They are great to serve as appetizers or to enjoy with pasta. Best of all, they are easy to prepare. Ingredients: 1/2 pound of ground sirloin 1/2 pound of ground turkey 2 slices of bread (whatever kind you have to make toast: white, whole wheat, etc) 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon … Continue reading

Food Talk: Shepherd’s Pie

Food Talk: Shepherd’s Pie

The conversation about Shepherd’s Pie seemed to have appeared out of nowhere when we were at the Rose Garden at the Chicago Botanic Garden. It was one of those gorgeous days in September when the air was crisp and the sun was bright and warm—a sign of fall’s arrival. My friend Leena, her toddler, and … Continue reading

Sweet Tomatoes!

This summer, I have been so lucky to be receiving plenty of organic tomatoes and basil supply from my good friend’s vegetable garden. (Thanks again, Leena!) I have turned the basil into delicious pesto sauce and the tomatoes into salad mixed with cucumbers. Last week, I got my biggest supply yet!  Tons of tomatoes and … Continue reading