Pizza and red wine are a great pair. Here are a few ideas on some wines to enjoy with a homemade grilled pizza.
Father’s Day wine should be a bit more fancy. Barolo did the trick this year, along with Eggplant Parmesan for dinner. It was a great ending to a busy musical weekend.
Rainy Sundays call for baking. Try my recipe for Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies!
Ask anyone who lives in the greater Syracuse area what they do during the last week of summer leading up to Labor Day and their answers may be the same – why, visit the New York State Fair, of course! That’s what we did the other night and we hit all the usual spots, includingContinue reading “An Upstate New York Tradition”
I haven’t posted since early last week because I’ve been a tiny bit stressed out. In addition to school starting again (for me, not the kids yet!), I’ve been dealing with a new car issue. It’s the worst. I purchased a 2016 Kia Sorento from Fucillo Kia of Clay in May and Aug. 15 it startedContinue reading “Sour Grapes (or Lemons)”
This past week, my husband and I were mostly on our own for dinner. Since our 2-year-old doesn’t tend to eat much of anything, we’ve enjoyed “adult” dinners that we don’t always have with the kids. One of our favorites (even me who doesn’t normally love steak) is this Steak with Fennel and Olives recipe IContinue reading “#WineWednesday Dinner for Two”
Every Monday, the hashtag #MeatlessMonday trends on Twitter. People share recipes and other healthy ways they limit meat. I do eat meat however I also enjoy lots of vegetarian dishes that incorporate beans and/or other protein sources. My famous eggplant parmesan has been shared on this blog before, and a nice Sangiovese or Valpolicella isContinue reading “Pairing “Meatless” Monday Recipes with Wine”
So I’ve been wanting to get into blogging again, somewhat for my own enjoyment but also so I can help my students learn how to be excellent bloggers themselves. I decided I needed a fresh start and a new look so “A Wine for all Times” was born! I will continue to write on allContinue reading “New Title, New Look”
Last week, it was 80 and sunny. The family all went to pick apples at Behling Orchard. Today is a rainy, fall day in Syracuse, N.Y. So I did what any crazy mom would do with bushels of apples…I am making homemade applesauce for my baby! He’s just starting to eat solid food but doesn’tContinue reading “Baby Food”
Today’s Google doodle features Julie Childs, the famous chef. She would have been 100 today. In honor of her, I thought I’d share a favorite recipe of my own. Enjoy! Eggplant Parmesan 1 large eggplant Cooking oil 1 egg 1/2 cup milk Bread crumbs Tomato sauce (can be jar or homemade) Mozzarella cheese Parmesan cheeseContinue reading “Happy 100th Birthday Julia Childs!”