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 […]

Baked Beet Chips with Berbere & Villains

I’ve recently be pleasantly surprised by a few things in my life. The first is the book The Untethered Soul. It is full of deep thoughts and I know it is changing my life. I can go into it more, but reach out to me if you want to hear it. It isn’t for the […]

Herb Dutch Oven Bread & Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme

I’m back! Thank you for noticing I was gone and sticking around. Not having a computer really puts a damper on my blog game. I’m thrilled to be back at it. Thanksgiving time is, in all honesty, not one of my favorite holidays. I love that it marks the beginning of the holiday season and […]

End of Summer Tomato Salsas & Edge of the Sun

Every year, I anxiously wait for summer tomatoes and the fresh, achingly, savory, sweet flavor of them. I will eat them on toast, in grilled cheese, like an apple and in salads galore. Summer tomatoes are the king of summer foods. This is my first summer in Seattle and many locals have said that our […]

Soy Glazed Hakurei Turnips & Songs in A Minor

Let’s talk about comfort food. Most of us think of macaroni and cheese, chicken noodle soup, fried chicken or mashed potatoes. Although really comfort food relates directly to our roots, our upbringing and our family’s culture. When do we need comfort food? After a rough day at work, following a break-up or a big fight […]