My hope is to inspire you to be fearless in the kitchen, to try new things, to take the time to make things the homemade way and most importantly, to have fun doing it!

Let’s Do Lunch: Quinoa Tabbouleh with Lemony Shrimp Cooking View
Let’s Do Lunch: Quinoa Tabbouleh with Lemony Shrimp

In case your weekend eats were less than virtuous, here’s an awesome dish to get you back on track. By Friday, we will probably have devolved back into the carbs … Read More

Polenta with Mushrooms, Kale, Caramelized Onion and Poached Egg Cooking View
Polenta with Mushrooms, Kale, Caramelized Onion and Poached Egg

Some nights I’m happy to take my time making dinner, preparing something fairly involved. Some nights I want minimal effort but maximum reward. That is this meal. With just a handful of … Read More

december {in an instagram}
december {in an instagram}

Wow, I knew that our December was busy but seeing how few pictures I took and how little I posted on Instagram really drove it home. So few pics were … Read More

Peanut Butter Chocolate Waffles with Bananas and Honeyed Yogurt Cooking View
Peanut Butter Chocolate Waffles with Bananas and Honeyed Yogurt

Ah, yes. We all know the old cliche about breakfast being the most important meal of the day. Somehow it just seemed appropriate to start out the new year as … Read More

best of 2014 – my favorites
best of 2014 – my favorites

Yesterday I highlighted the top 10 reader favorite recipes of 2014. Today I’m sharing 20 of my own personal favorites. It may seem like a lot, but I actually had … Read More

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