Rhode Island Rhodies - Brown Graduation
Rhode Island Rhodies - near Brown campus
Elk on Cannon Beach, Oregon
Flyfishing near Steamboat Springs, Colorado
View from our window in Istanbul
Kiawah Island, South Carolina
Sandcastle Contest - Cannon Beach, Oregon
Neve Tzedek - street art
Neve Tzedek - window
Neve Tzedek - doorway
Hills of Jerusalem, Israel
Directional sign - Jerusalem, Israel
Sassetta, Italy (go for the cookies)
View from our hotel window in San Remo, Italy
Directional sign - Alba, Italy
Piedmont vineyards near Alba, Italy
Driving thru Piedmont Italy - where is the tasting room
Gardens in Torino, Italy
Farmer's Market near Bra, Italy -- home of the slow food movement
A foodie stop in Piedmont, Italy
Piedmont region, Italy
Abbazia de San Fruttuoso - grape arbor
Abbazia de San Frutuoso
Santa Margherita Ligure
Market in Zoagli, Italy
Sea front - Zoagli Italy
Sand dunes - Cannon Beach, Oregon
sand dollars - Cannon Beach, Oregon
Coronado Island, California
market - old city -- Jerusalem, Israel
Granville Island Public Market - Vancouver, BC
Stanley Park - Vancouver, BC
Basil - Peachtree Farmer's Market Atlanta, GA
Lemongrass and basil - Peachtree Farmer's Market Atlanta, GA
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Blue flames of gas stove in the dark
Blossoms in Central Park, NY
Santa Monica, CA
Venice Beach, CA
San Francisco (Golden Gate Bridge Park), CA
Golden Gate Bridge (SFO), CA
Anderson Valley/Mendocino (Navarro Vineyards) , CA
Peppers prepped for the pre-filling baking.
Peppers after the initial roasting (to soften).
Fresh stuffed peppers - just filled.
beauty girl jumping in field under blue sky
jumping couple in field under clouds
Preparing for the Cannon Beach Sand Castle Contest 2009 (June 13, 2009)
It's all about technique when you build sand castles. Cannon Beach, Oregon
Grand boys with their Great Grandmother.
Step 9 Veggie Enchiladas.
Veggie Enchiladas (in oven too long as we played with the Grand boys), created a casserole with 'extra filliing' and Spanish rice.
Bride and groom is holding bouquet of flowers.
Decorating Cookies - just a taste of the frosting
Just Add Sprinkles
Peaches at the Farmer's Market (Italy)
Ready to Cook
Yampa River Core Trail - Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Preparing to make blueberry muffins.
Master Chef at work.
Happy Chef with blueberries, batter, and the special topping.
Demonstrating how to mix and stir with a smile.
Jason Sadler (www.iwearyourshirt.com) prepares to cook with the Mama Says, "No More Frozen Pizza!" recipe collection.
A scoop of Nana's Tuna on a garden salad.
This undated photograph of author Sheila Lukins was released by Workman Publishing Co., Monday, Aug. 31, 2009 in New York. Lukins, author of "The Silver Palate Cookbook," died Sunday. She was 66. (AP Photo/Workman Publishing Group)
Chicken Marbella - prior to baking
Chicken Marbella - egg noodles with prunes, olives and capers
Easy Vegetarian Split Pea Soup paired with Evolution Wine from Sokol Blosser.
An ideal gift for newlyweds, a wedding shower, housewarming - the Mama Says, "No More Frozen Pizza!" recipe collection and a catstudio dish towel.
Happy Halloween from Mama Says (www.mamasays.us)
Sauteing onions and thyme.
French onion soup.
Morning after a storm on the Oregon Coast (Thanksgiving 09)
DIY homemade goodness: flavored sugar/salt and wine jelly.
Cabernet wine jelly along with jalapeno flavored sugar and salt.
Wine jelly and brie cheese.
Canning - wine jelly.
Anticipation. Cooking wine = sipping wine (Evolution from Sokol Blosser, OR)
Popcorn Board jAugust 2004
Baked eggs - cream, cheddar cheese, salsa, cilantro and eggs (before).
Chicken Salad with Asian Dressing
Grilled Chicken with Argentine Chimichurri Marinade
Early Spring Green Peas in Risotto with Lemon (Risi e Pisi).
Early Spring Green Peas from the Farmer's Market.
Risotto in the pot. Stirring yields a rich and creamy treat.
Freshly shell early spring green peas.
Halibut with Bella Cucina Artichoke Lemon Pesto.
Seabass with Bella Cucina Mint Pistachio Pesto.
Group of four Bosc Pears on background
Greek Lemon Chicken With Artichokes - from the Mama Says, "No More Frozen Pizza!" recipe collection www.mamasays.us
Greek Lemon Potatoes perfect side dish for the Greek Lemon Chicken - from the Mama Says, "No More Frozen Pizza!" recipe collection www.mamasays.us