The kids have abandoned us for their friends yet again at dinner time. Oh, woe! What shall we do! Picnic Dinner! Yes! No cooking, although I did throw together a tomato salad. It’s barely a recipe but I wanted to tell you how to make the balsamic syrup. Balsamic Syrup 1 cup Balsamic Vinegar (the …

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Panini style grilled sandwiches elevate the humble grilled cheese of our childhood lunches to a meal fit for a weeknight. Tools: Grill pan or stove top griddle, two clean bricks, aluminum foil. That’s right you’ll need two bricks to make this sandwich. If you have the space to store a panini maker then that’s great, …

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