Tuscan Oil Vagabond Dinners (My P.S. cooks!)

Tuscan Oil Vagabond Dinner in a Bowl

Tuscan Oil Vagabond Dinner in a Bowl

In a previous post I raved about how charmed I am by the flavors of my Tuscan flavored olive oil.  I used it recently when grilling and was equally amazed at the flavors.  Actually my P.S. did the grilling, I only cut up the veggies and tossed them in oil for him.  He did the wrapping of the meals and cooked them to perfection! Continue reading

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Tuscan Flavored Olive Oil and Pasta

Tuscan Oil Pasta

Tuscan Oil Pasta

Today’s recipe isn’t so unique as it was a revelation to me.  I’ve started using flavored oils and I’m hooked!  My P.S. (Personal Shopper/hubby) bought several bottles of flavored olive oil and I thought he was crazy.  We always add seasonings to a dish, why bother to have the oil infused?  I was so wrong, the oils have made my cooking taste fabulous! Continue reading

Strawberry Olive Oil Cake

Strawberry Olive Oil Cake

Strawberry Olive Oil Cake

Olive oil cakes have been so trendy but I’d ignored them for the most part.  Just the phrase “olive oil” connected with cake made me think of grease on my tongue and a heavy, cloying density to the cake that sounded not so delicious.  I was wrong.  Don’t you hate when you have to publicly admit you made a mistake?  I don’t really mind.  I’ve been wrong often about foods. Continue reading