Pumpkin Streusel Muffins

Ok, y’all. I’ve got a cold and it’s dragging me down. So, I’m going to make this one snappy. These muffins are tasty, moist, and fairly nutritious for a baked good. Whip up… Continue reading

In regards to Thanksgiving…

Only six days into November, and my mind is consumed by thoughts of every cook’s greatest joy/fear: Thanksgiving. Anyone who is as passionate about food as I am will agree: pulling off Thanksgiving… Continue reading

Plum Streusel Cake

Whenever I’m feeling down and out, when things aren’t going the way I planned, I turn to food to ease my mind. You might think I’m an ‘eat your feelings’ kinda gal, but… Continue reading

Pumpkin Lasagna

As promised, I’m back with this amazing pumpkin lasagna! I’m sure a few of you will have un-carved, would-be jack-o-lanterns sitting around just begging to be roasted, pureed, and covered in goat cheese.… Continue reading

A Harvest Dinner Party

I have a love-hate relationship with fall: I’m giddy over apples and squashes, ecstatic about sweaters and boots, but knowing that snowy, slushy winter is just around the corner always threatens to ruin… Continue reading

Simply Eggs

My standard morning usually goes like this: shove cats out of bed, realize I’ve slept in later than I’d meant to, slam down a cup of coffee and some eggs, and head off… Continue reading

Pink Potato & Leek Soup

Look at these! The prettiest potatoes ever! I saw these beauties at the McCarren Park Greenmarket on Saturday and couldn’t pass them up. They’re called Adirondacks and they were developed by potato breeders… Continue reading

Parsley Pesto BLT

I’ve been getting pretty pumped about fall weather this week. Seeing apples and squashes turn up at the farmer’s market, drinking hot tea, pulling cardigans and jackets out of storage, I love this… Continue reading

Airports and Austin

I know, it’s been awhile. I slacked off again. I was busy eatingĀ  tacos and drinking micheladas in Austin, TX. I took a much-needed vacation last week, chasing after summer just as the… Continue reading

Quick-Pickled Radishes

I’m a quick pickle addict. My refrigerator is chock-full of jars of vegetables soaking in vinegar and spices. I like having them around for snacking, and they take hardly any time to throw… Continue reading