Sicilian Olive Relish

I am not sure where this recipe is from, since I found it on a scrap of paper.  I am trying to do my taxes and have come to the realization that my office is a mess!  Once we moved in I declared the small bedroom an office, then proceeded to not only outfit it…

Spanish Spaghetti with Olives

You’d be amazed at the difference just adding a few simple ingredients makes to an ordinary and familiar dish. I kinda, sorta hate spaghetti because I used to make it so often when my kids were small and I was broke. That was all the time, like several nights a week. But that’s what you…

Chicken Tagine

A tagine is a clay cooking vessel used in North Africa to braise stews. It also refers to the stew itself. The vessel consists of a flat dish with a removable conical top. This designs facilitates the collection of moisture so that it falls back on the stew to braise tougher cuts of meat. The…