Kale Pesto

While I've been on maternity leave I've really been enjoying going to the farmers' market on Wednesday mornings. It's something I normally can never do because I have to be at work. Big brother goes to parents' day out on Wednesdays, so I drop him off and then head over to the market with the… Continue reading Kale Pesto


Spinach Pesto Lasagna

A mother's responsibility involves scooping up your child to kiss his "bonked finger" as soon as you walk in the door before you even take off your coat or set down your bag.  And that's exactly what I did.  And then we ate. Benzo had whipped up a pan of spinach pesto lasagna based on… Continue reading Spinach Pesto Lasagna

Baking · Cooking

Green Food and Baileys Buttercream

Happy day after St. Patrick's Day!  Did everyone have fun last night?  A little tooo much fun maybe?  😉 Benzo and I had a quiet evening at home with lots of yummy food.  And most of it green! We started off with an appetizer of artichoke brushetta and crackers.  MIL gave us this jar of… Continue reading Green Food and Baileys Buttercream


Easy Dinner Idea: Pesto Pasta

Pesto Pasta is one of the easiest and quickest dinners you can make. I make this recipe frequently and I love the way it turns out. It is like a gourmet meal in your own home. Here’s what you need:Pasta, any kind - linguine is good as well as rigatoniPrepared pesto – I like the… Continue reading Easy Dinner Idea: Pesto Pasta