I grew up with the high standards of my mom's spaghetti sauce. Every year (as long as I can remember), she spends a full day making enormous batches of spaghetti sauce that will last us all year. I associate so many childhood memories to my mom's pasta. It was so simple, yet completely comforting. It… Continue reading A Simple Nostalgic Bolognese
I promised myself I wouldn't go crazy this year. But then, the world turned pumpkin-spiced and I simply couldn't help it! I browsed the various grocery stores, looking for new and interesting pumpkin-inspired products. Let me just say, it's a good year to be pumpkin obsessed, folks. Of course, I had my usual PSL at… Continue reading My Pumpkin Spice Addiction!
What happens when a hungry Quebbie wakes up at 6:15am on a Sunday morning? Let me tell you. I get stuff done. And when by 8am I had finished my lesson plan, prepared meals for the week, and done most of the laundry, I decided to go to Target to run some errands. And by that I mean, buy milk, Ziploc bags,… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Everything!
A few months ago, I realized that I had never made a pumpkin pie. I love pie. And I love pumpkins. But I had never tried to bake this American classic. When I was growing up, I knew nothing about pumpkin pie but as soon as I moved to Virginia and experienced my first Thanksgiving,… Continue reading Pumpkin Pie on the Countryside