Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Fettuccine Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo
4 servings

1/2 cup butter
1 cup heavy cream
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 cup fresh grated parmesan cheese
8 ounces fettuccine noodles

Melt butter. Add cream, garlic powder, and pepper; stir and simmer for about 10 minutes. Stir in parmesan cheese. Cook fettuccine noodles according to package directions. Toss cooked noodles with sauce, turn on the Italian music, and serve! 

“The easeful days,
The dreamless nights;
The homely round of plain delights;
The calm, unambitioned mind,
The simple stuff of summer time.”

~Aster Austin Dobson

illustration courtesy of www.allposters.com
"Summer' s Day in a Flower Garden" by Robert Payton Reid

Wonderful Things of Summertime...


backyard swimming pools
flip flops
watermelon

vine ripe tomatoes
fireworks
swing sets
bar-b-q
sundresses

kitchen curtians dancing in the breeze
lightening bugs

cook outs
beach towels
suntans

garden fresh tomatoes
good books
the library
ankle bracelets
homemade ice cream
summer movies
daisies in a mason jar

parades
swimming holes
cicadas 
cherry pie
popsicles
shell jewelry
picnics

sunflowers
tubing
honeysuckle
hammocks

suntea
peaches
blackeyed susans
butterflies

camping
grilled corn on the cob
hot pink toenail polish
rope swings
the beach!
floppy hats
dewberries
4th of July
aloe vera gel
farmer’s markets
snow cones

the lake
tire swings
sleeping porches
shade trees 

ladybugs
sand castles

moonlit walks
road trips
bare feet
straw purses
blue bell ice cream
ripe strawberries

fresh squeezed lemonade
drive-ins
homemade pickles
s'mores
carefree children


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