Snacks + Sides

Baked Brie with Honey Pears and Toasted Walnut is an easy appetizer that deserves a spot on your holiday table.     Thanksgiving is only a week or so away. Do you have your menu already prepped and ready? Or do you wing it by the seat of your pants? Even though I don’t plan most […]

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Snacks + Sides

Holiday entertaining can be incredibly stressful. Thankfully, I came from a small family with very few cousins and extended relatives. It makes things easier when you only have six people to feed instead of ten or twenty. We usually keep the food low key and stick to the classics – a roast of some kind, […]

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Snacks + Sides

With summer officially in full swing, I’ve been trading my sweaters for short sleeve t-shirts and warming pots of soups for salads. All last week it hit the upper eighties, which wouldn’t be a huge deal except Seattle doesn’t believe in AC. You basically plop yourself in front of a fan and don’t move. Also, […]

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Snacks + Sides

I have never been a huge fan of meal prepping until I had an extra day this weekend to actually get it done. The idea of spending two or three hours in the kitchen sounded horrid to me. Why would I want to do that when the sun is shining outside and there is a […]

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Snacks + Sides

I’m all about ease and simplicity in the kitchen. I hate long complicated recipes with a million steps, especially when I need to eat now! My case of the hungries is real people, and it isn’t a pretty sight. To prevent my inner bitch from surfacing, I keep one or two sauces in the fridge, […]

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Snacks + Sides

For a long time, mushrooms were the bane of my existence. I was flummoxed by people’s adoration of the brown colored fungi and would shrivel my nose whenever someone offered me a pizza slice covered in them. And I love pizza! It took up until I was in my twenties to finally see the light. […]

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