Umami Oatmeal & Gossip in the Grain

Wooo. Its been awhile. I’m sorry ya’ll. I have been enjoying the Seattle spring days that have been warm, sunny and irresistable. Long walks outside, time in the sun, intense gym workouts so that I can spend more time in the sun and everything grilled. At least if its after 5 pm. Here is potentially […]

Summer’s Bounty Frittata & Nothing More To Say

Seattle is smoky currently. The smoke is so thick that you can’t see Mt. Rainier and you almost can’t see West Seattle from downtown. If feels very post-apocalyptic or dystopian. Sort of like what I expect our future skies will look like with 45 still in charge. Last night you could see the smoke underneath […]

Gluten Free Sweet Potato Pancakes & No Jacket Required

Breakfast is one of my favorite meals. Especially on the weekends where I can take the time to make a luxurious meal. I love to spend my first hour of the day cooking, baking, sauteing or on a very rare occasion, frying. The morning is usually quiet, I’m the only one up for a few […]

Sepia Cacio e Pepe & You Want It Darker

Last year was a hard year for many reasons. Particularly because of the vast number of musicians we lost. Among these, as you may know, was Leonard Cohen. I wish I could claim that I’ve known his music since I was a child or even at birth. His music has taken on so much meaning […]

カレーうどん (Curry Udon) & Loverboy

I was reminded by one of Facebook’s time stamped photos (you know the ones that say 4 years ago, 1 year ago etc) that it had been a whole year since I took my man to see Japan for the first time. A whole year. Since this bittersweet reminder, I have been craving Japan, Japanese […]