Spring

Stout Brownies with Irish Cream Ganache

Stout Brownies with Irish Cream Glaze for St. Patrick's Day | PDXfoodlove

Chocolate, cream and whisky… need I say more?

Cooked up on March 12, 2017

More like this: baking | boozy | brownies and bars | chocolate | dessert | spring | under 1 hour | whisky

Green Goddess Bowl Power Salad

Green Goddess Power Salad Bowl | PDXfoodlove

One of my favorite springy power lunches!

Cooked up on March 5, 2017

More like this: dairy free | fitness focus | frugal | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | make ahead | meatless | salad | spring | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Green Spring Salad

Spring Green Salad | PDXfoodlove

Power salads are my favorite right now!

Cooked up on April 27, 2016

More like this: dairy free | dinner | frugal | fun | garden | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | meatless | oregon | salad | spring | summer | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Buttermilk Bacon Pasta Salad

Buttermilk Bacon Pasta Salad | PDXfoodlove.com

Bacony comfort food that’s served chilled for an easy make-ahead dinner or summer evening meal.

Cooked up on April 25, 2016

More like this: dinner | frugal | fun | garden | lunch | make ahead | pasta | spring | summer | under 1 hour

Brown Butter Pound Cake with Blueberry Topping

Brown Butter Pound Cake with Fresh Blueberry Topping | PDXfoodlove

A buttery, bright spring pound cake for breakfast or dessert.

Cooked up on February 26, 2016

More like this: baking | berries | breakfast | brunch | cake | dessert | sponsored | spring | summer

Heading out on a Road Trip: My Essential Items to Pack

Road Trip Essentials | PDXfoodlove

Heading out on a road trip this summer? Check out my picks for packing essentials. Good snacks are a major priority!

Cooked up on June 24, 2015

More like this: fun | oregon | spring | summer | travel

Tomato, Cherry and Mozzarella Salad

Tomato, Cherry & Mozzarella Salad | PDXfoodlove

I’ve mentioned this before, but I’ll say it again. I love making meals that center around fresh produce. Look at all this color (and vitamins. And fiber. And and and).

Cooked up on June 23, 2015

More like this: appetizer | date night | dinner | entertaining | fun | garden | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | meatless | portland | salad | spring | summer | vegetarian

Kale Blueberry Salad

Kale Blueberry Salad | PDXfoodlove

A delicious, healthy summer salad with a side of zen.

Cooked up on May 28, 2015

More like this: appetizer | date night | fun | garden | gluten free | healthy eating | meatless | salad | side | spring | summer | vegetarian

Kale Strawberry Blue Cheese Salad

Kale Strawberry Salad with Blue Cheese | PDXfoodlove

A big, healthy plate of bold spring flavors

Cooked up on May 14, 2015

More like this: appetizer | date night | dinner | fitness focus | garden | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | salad | side | spring | summer | under 1 hour | vegetarian

The Cocktail Diaries: Rhubarb Bourbon Smash

Rhubarb Bourbon Smash | PDXfoodlove

That’s right, The Cocktail Diaries is back after a long, unintentional hiatus (of a few weeks).

Cooked up on April 26, 2015

More like this: boozy | cocktail | cocktail diaries | drinks | entertaining | spring | summer | under 1 hour | vegan