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Sesame, Heirloom Tomato and Avocado Salad

Sesame Tomato and Avocado Salad | PDXfoodlove

For the past four weeks or so, a lot of real estate in our kitchen has been taken up by tomatoes. Sometime around the first of the month, I pulled everything that looked like it was going to ripen off the vine, afraid that Portland’s dreaded winter rains were imminent (And here we are, October […]

Tomato Avocado Tuna Melt

Tomato Avocado Tuna Melt

I hope everyone had a fun time watching the game this weekend! Earlier in the day we went to yoga, took a nice walk in the neighborhood and then sat down for beer and football. So basically, I could not have felt more relaxed (though I am exhausted. I could totally go to bed as […]

Cooked up on February 3, 2013

More like this: dinner | fitness focus | healthy eating | lunch | sandwich | snack | under 1 hour

Bacon Avocado Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Got all that? Haha. This story begins with a 3 or 4 p.m. daily tradition. Dave texts or emails to say hello, and the discussion usually turns toward what we’re going to make for dinner (We really like food! Have I mentioned?). Sometimes we go to old favorites (red beans and rice, for example) and […]

Cooked up on June 27, 2012

More like this: dinner | healthy eating | lunch | pantry | salad

Simple, Delish Dinner: Turkey Avocado Melt

Sunday was such a great day. We walked to the store. We scheduled a visit with family. We went to the park and threw the frisbee around. It was beautiful outside and apparently frisbee is a lot more exhausting than it was in high school. We also cooked. A bunch. We worked hard on some […]

Cooked up on April 30, 2012

More like this: dinner | frugal | healthy eating | under 1 hour | uses for leftovers

Delicious Dinner Salad, Brought to You By This Week’s CSA

Sometimes there’s nothing better than a pile of farm-fresh veggies and cheese. This Sunday night Dave and I finished running a few errands and decided that we wanted something really fresh for dinner. We ended up making a Cobb-ish creation, starring all kinds of fresh produce from our weekly CSA box. Here’s what we used: […]

Cooked up on July 19, 2011

More like this: CSA | dinner

We learned to make (veggie) sushi!

There was definitely a lot of learning here, but I think we ended up with some pretty decent sushi! As you can see, they are of varying degrees of professionalism. Dave, our friend Pete, and I all made several rolls (this photo is the first half of the sushi we made), and we all got […]

Cooked up on July 14, 2011

More like this: dinner | lunch