Risotto, when it’s good, is right up there on my comfort food list. I never had risotto, polenta or gnocchi until I was an adult as pasta was the signature Italian dish where I was growing up. For all I knew, pizza, spaghetti, meatballs, and lasagne were what Italians ate every night.
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For the last several months I’ve been stuck in dental purgatory — or is it hell? I’m not sure, but wherever I’ve been, it has included a root canal, a serious infection and two
My dad was one of the original “Mad Men” who changed the world of advertising and marketing beginning in the late 1940s. As a result, my parents entertained in our home frequently, whether Sunday brunch for the neighbors or elaborate sit-down dinners for business clients. I have lots of colorful stories from my childhood about the characters who dined at our home and the antics my father created to promote products. However, today I’m sticking to chocolate pie.