• Bowl of pasta with asparagus

    Asparagus and Goat Cheese Pasta

    With mixed feelings, I made the best of this quiet evening home alone.  It is still a rarity; one kid at camp, one kid at work, and the husband also is working.  A little solitude was a great way to enjoy a beautiful summer evening, puttering around and enjoying the sights and sounds of my lovely little farm.  On the other hand…no hustle and bustle, no noisy playful banter, no companionship.  Sigh.  Sniff.  The kids are growing up and so much less dependent on mom. But!  I can eat whatever I want for dinner.  And no one will complain, or push their plate away only to replace it with a…