Asparagus pie

Is this a pie? I’m not sure. I think pies are supposed to be round. But it’s not a pizza. It’s not a pizza because I don’t like pizza. I know. Sacrilege. Everyone likes pizza. But as with many incomprehensible peculiarities we find in others, and others certainly see in us (we often are blind…

Recipe: Leek Asparagus Fritters

After having barely so much as looked at a frying pan in the last month, I finally had a chance to do some serious cooking this weekend. And by serious, I mean seriously unhealthy. Both Friday and Saturday night, I made pasta. Lots and lots of pasta. Pasta fit for four, eaten by two… On…

Recipe: Shakshuka

In preparation for my move to New York, I’ve been trying to clean out my pantry and freezer. In the past week I’ve made several unusual concoctions to use up as much stuff as possible, none of which constitute a real meal. These experiments include numerous variations of chia pudding (what else do you do…