Date Night

Chili Rubbed Steelhead Protein Bowl with Farro and Pomegranate Glaze

Well friends, we are getting down to the wire over here! Only 5-7 more weeks to go before our twin baby boys make their way into this world. I can’t believe it’s so close – and yet so far. We’ve come through so many months of the eating (and drinking) restrictions, weird symptoms of all […]

Cooked up on December 19, 2018

More like this: date night | dinner | healthy eating | seafood

The Garden Gin Sour

Garden Herb Martini | PDXfoodlove

One of my favorite features of my bigger garden? Having permanent space for herbs!

Cooked up on October 10, 2017

More like this: boozy | cocktail | cocktail diaries | date night | drinks | entertaining | under 1 hour

The Cocktail Diaries: Champagne Limoncello Sorbet Cocktail with Sorbabes

Champagne Limoncello Sorbet Cocktail | PDXfoodlove

Heat wave, schmeat wave. I’ve got you covered.

Summer Fruit Quinoa Salad

Summer Fruit Quinoa Salad - a healthy and easy dinner that's gluten free and vegetarian! | PDXfoodlove

Can you tell that summer is my FAVORITE?

Cooked up on July 19, 2017

More like this: date night | dinner | easy | garden | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | make ahead | meatless | salad | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Healthy Roasted Salmon Salad with Easy Strawberry Vinaigrette

Roasted Salmon Salad with Strawberry Vinaigrette | PDXfoodlove

All the best early summer has to offer, in one easy salad.

Cooked up on May 30, 2017

More like this: dairy free | date night | dinner | fitness focus | gluten free | healthy eating | lent | salad | seafood | spring | summer | under 1 hour

The Cocktail Diaries: Moscow Mules

The Cocktail Diaries: Moscow Mule | PDXfoodlove

It’s not just ginger beer and vodka… here’s my recipe for making the perfect Moscow Mule!

Cooked up on May 22, 2017

More like this: boozy | cocktail | cocktail diaries | date night | drinks | easy | entertaining | under 1 hour

Salmon Cakes with Asparagus Risotto

Salmon Cakes with Asparagus Lemon Risotto | PDXfoodlove

Date night, done right!

Cooked up on May 10, 2017

More like this: date night | dinner | favorites | meatless | seafood | special occasion | spring

Baked Capellini with Clams and Shrimp

Baked Capellini with Clams and Shrimp | PDXfoodlove

I’m in love with this baked pasta that was perfect for a Friday in Lent. It’s seafood without too much hassle!

Cooked up on April 3, 2017

More like this: date night | dinner | lent | seafood | under 1 hour

The Cocktail Diaries: Basil Apple Spring Sour

Basil Apple Spring Sour | PDXfoodlove

No weird tricks are involved for this green cocktail – just a little muddled basil!

Cooked up on March 17, 2017

More like this: boozy | cocktail | cocktail diaries | date night | drinks | entertaining | under 1 hour

Homemade Poke Bowls

Homemade Poke Bowls | PDXfoodlove

The first sign I saw was when at least four Portland restaurants of all budget ranges had poke bowls on the menu. Then, poke made it to the January cover of Bon Appetit (the best issue of the year every year, in my opinion). It is safe to say, the poke craze has hit the […]

Cooked up on February 6, 2017

More like this: dairy free | date night | dinner | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | under 1 hour | uses for leftovers