Pizza With Roasted Tomatoes, Peppers Mushrooms & Spinach

Tomatoes coming out of the garden aren’t the nice big slicing variety. In fact, many of them are produced by wild plants that came up voluntarily like weeds. The small, tough skinned tomatoes are better suited for making tomato sauce than sandwiches. I oven roasted a few of these tomatoes with a spritz or two … More Pizza With Roasted Tomatoes, Peppers Mushrooms & Spinach

Ultimate Tomato Sauce

This is not the best tomato season I’ve ever seen but it’s not the worst either. The first few tomatoes were pretty sad looking but as summer has progressed they are looking much better. As is often the case, the wild volunteer plants are the healthiest and most productive. Every few days there are enough … More Ultimate Tomato Sauce


I remember my mom poaching eggs in tomato sauce and serving it on toast. We had that for breakfast quite often when I was a kid, and as an adult I have prepared it many times. I had no idea it is a dish enjoyed by anyone outside of our family let alone that it … More Shakshouka