Start with trimming the top off - those pinchy tips. Immerse and rinse in lemon water in a bowl. The lemon helps prevent browning. Finely chop the stems as they are to be used in the stuffing, remember they are part of the heart and are YUMMY! Stems Stuff with Italian Seasoned breadcrumbs (Progresso are my favorite but you can [...]
Here are some HDR pictures I took on my Canon 5D mark2 while in Italy. HDR stands for High Dynamic Range and these are created with 3 separate exposures being made and then they were merged together and adjusted in Photoshop for maximum detail.
For our 25th Wedding Anniversary, our friends chipped in and sent us to Italy. His dream was to see a real soccer game and mine was to visit the town in Sicily where my grandmother was born 93yrs ago. While in Sicily something magical happened on one day without any planning or use of technology….Just me and 2 bad photocopies [...]