The last few days in Seattle have been "brutally" cold and rainy. I miss the sunshine, and I could use a few minutes or hours of warmth. Flipping through some of my food photos, I came across these two images, both screaming "sun, summer, delicious."
Summer Pasta Salad:
Whole wheat spaghetti
Homemade tomato sauce (onion, garlic, olive oil, tomatoes, salt & pepper, red pepper flakes)
Marinated Artichoke Hearts
Drizzle of Olive Oil
Served at room temperature on a porch