Italian Food · Main courses

Tagliatelle with corn crema and tomatoes

Corn crema and tomato pasta

Anyone who knows me well will tell you I am not very good at the whole ‘letting go’ business. I dwell on situations and conversations for months… Some times years.
I replay them in my head over and over again, think of what I could have said or done differently. I scold myself for not having done this or that differently. It exacerbates my anxiety but, unfortunately, it is not I can just turn off. I would love to, believe me… It is, however, something I have learned to live with, it’s part of who I am. Continue reading “Tagliatelle with corn crema and tomatoes”


Zaalouk – Aubergine and tomato dip


Summer is going to be officially over in 2 days. TWO.
I’m excited – I do not like heat and Chicago is killing me with the whole Indian Summer thing it has going right now. Ok, we get it, you want to be warm a little longer, but this is getting ridiculous. I want to wear a sweater and be able to have my cup of tea without cranking up the AC! Continue reading “Zaalouk – Aubergine and tomato dip”