Cook: Fresh Fettuccine with Pesto, Broccoli, and Mushrooms

I recently purchased a pasta roller attachment for my Kitchenaid mixer.  Pasta is surprisingly easy to make.  This recipe is fresh and delicious!

Cook: Sopa de Lentejas

When I was studying abroad in Sevilla, my host mom Francesca would make lentil soup (sopa de lentejas) at least once a week.  In Spain it's usually served in a small portion as a first course; a bowl is more than enough for a full meal.  This recipe is my attempt to recreate Francesca's delicious soup.

Bake: Molasses Cookies

One of the best presents my brother and I can get is a bag of molasses cookies from Ann McBride, our longtime family friend (and the person I like to call my "fake grandmother").  Her recipe (with slight modifications) after the jump...

Bake: Chocolate-PB Cookies

picture of chocolate peanut butter cookies on wire rack

The classic combination of chocolate and peanut butter.