I can never speak highly enough on the value of creating enduring traditions. Our family is so laden with them that at times spontaneity takes the third seat after mundanity and tradition.

In that vein, we decided to try out a new tradition of allowing someone other me to pick out dinner once a week. Tonight my middle daughter kicked it off with the request for Linguini with Clam Sauce and Italian Sausage.

Si, Si!

Linguine with Clams and Sausage

Secret ingredient: Kalamata olives go so well with it I have to ask, why is this not a thing?