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- Married twenty-three years to my wonderful husband and best friend. We have 3 "home-grown" kids, 1 hand-picked by God from Africa and 1 very hyper-active dog. Our life is blessed. We are a close knit family with strong Christian beliefs. And just recently we have bought ourselves a farm. Do we know what we are doing? Nope. Come along with us on our journey…you might have a great laugh or two.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
One of the things I came across at one booth was a person selling homemade noodles. The kind that said "Tomato and Basil" and "Butternut Squash" and "Spinach" noodles. I was definitely intrigued. I have made the spinach noodles before, but never tomato and basil, much less the squash one. Couldn't let this one pass me by....plus I now had a hankering for noodles for dinner....funny how that happens.
So that evening I "created" my own recipe of tomato and basil noodles. After a few minor setbacks...mostly it was me eating too many of the tomatoes and not putting them into the noodle mix... I think I finally got it right. And yes, I do have all the noodle making attachments for my big ol' Kitchen Aid mixer. No way, would I ever cut up all those crazy noodles by hand. I mean, I'm a little crazy...but not that crazy.
When it was all said and done, I threw some chicken in for good measure and we had ourselves a pretty good meal that everyone seemed to love...which is good because now I have a boatload of these noodles in the freezer.
Man, do I love to cook...which is good that I also love to run. Or maybe it is the other way around, I have to run because I love to cook. Ugh! Too much thinking on a Wednesday...or is it Thursday? Somebody help this brother out...