Black Eyed Peas with Leek Tops and Beet Greens & Take It Home

One thing (the list is so long by now, its almost a book!) that I love about vinyl is that you don’t always know exactly what you will find when you wander into a record store, face the first bin or milk crate and start thumbing through each individual record. Minutes slip into hours 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 […]

Cashew Kale Salad with Miso Chickpeas & Giants

In case it wasn’t obvious, I love delicious food. Food has the power to completely transform a bad day or take a meal and make it one to remember for years to come. Above all, food’s ability to heal, to improve health, similar to how spinach gives Popeye inhuman strength, is absolutely incredible. I am […]