Sinless Springtime Alfredo Pasta, with Peas and Prosciutto

Growing up in Santa Barbara, Ca., I’ve learned that two words go hand in hand; Pasta and Petrini’s. Petrini’s is the epitome of local, honest, and consistent comfort food. This restaurant is the one that taught me the creed “Eat where the Cops Eat!” If the parking lot of restaurant is filled with Police cars  at […]

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Overnight Strawberry-Mascarpone Strata

Back in college, I remember watching this movie called “The Family Stone.” There was a scene where Sarah Jessica Parker, playing a woman desperate to make a good impression on her potential future mother-in-law. (We’ve all been there!) In her attempt to appear domestic, she makes this beautiful breakfast strata, with perfectly cut out pieces […]

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