Happy Passover!

Happy Passover! This is a picture of Jonah being eaten by the Whale from a 15th century Haggadah called the Ryland Haggadah after the name of the library that owns it. The kind of word picture is called micrography and this Haggadah is filled with them as well as the more familiar sorts of illuminations…

Homemade Noodles

I made these delicious hand-cut, homemade noodles with sesame sautéed spinach, asparagus, and wild mushrooms using this recipe from the Minimalist Baker. They were quite tasty though it took me a while to cut each noodle.