Blue Majik Onigiri (Japanese Rice Balls) & Lazaretto

Is anyone else fascinated with the enigma that is the incredibly talented, unique and also vinyl record loving, Jack White? Everything I read, hear or seek out about him and Third Man Records adds layers to this idea of who he is in mu head and each new piece of insight is just as fascinating […]

Summer Cucumber and Cantaloupe Salad & Me

Are you looking for the easiest, fanciest and tastiest option to bring to your summer parties or picnics that happens to fit almost all dietary restrictions out there? This salad fits all this high order. I was blown away by the simplicity, loved the Michelin star restaurant style plating and feel like this fits a […]

Savory Toast & Pocket Symphony

Are you ready for the easiest recipe ever to grace the pages of Licorice Pizza Pie? I almost didn’t feel like I could make this a pairing because it was so easy. I had a lot of house to clean, the sun was shining and I wanted something refreshing, light, easy and that would allow […]

Citrus Salad & Wonderful Wonderful

Winter in Seattle has me in its grasp again. Somewhere in the middle of a dark afternoon, I find myself playing melodramatic songs that put me in a gloomy mood and then walk home in the rain, still listening to gloomy music. I’ve noticed it takes real effort to shake myself out of this mood. […]

Spicy Roasted Chicken with Garbanzo Beans & Pyromania

I’m sort of a pyromaniac especially when I’m camping. I love candles, watching fire, tending fires and occasionally creating really big bonfires. All with safety in mind of course. Fortunately, I’ve never had a close call or anything similar. A cautious pyromaniac potentially. The closest was when I was camping with a good friend, years […]