I have a sister who just loves tuna fish. Also green beans. Also tomatoes. If you put them all together as in Salade Nicoise, she’s already entered heaven. We don’t live near to one another, but I often think of her as I cook and that’s what happened today. This sweet old school favorite pumped up with the addition of a spicy thousand island sauce would be her order for lunch if she saw it on Friday’s menu.
Below: We always go out for lunch when we’re together.
If you’re like Helen and love tuna, this is your Friday! Fast and homey, great to serve on trays in front of the tv while you watch Chocolat, that quintessential Lenten film. (Well, it is to me.) You’ll remember when Vianne opens her chocolate shop in the little French village, she’s in trouble for many reasons, but one of the largest is that she opens it during LENT, for God’s sake. What was she thinking? Continue reading