Homemade Caramel Corn

Those three little words probably don’t need much more convincing or explanation. Why would you not? This is a fun project when you have an hour to spare in the oven. We made it on a weekend afternoon, but you could also make it on a week night when you can get other stuff done […]

Cooked up on January 8, 2013

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Blueberry Corn Salad – a Five-Ingredient Lunch

Yesterday after returning from Kansas, I had lunch with Dave (yay, Hawaiian Time!) and then promptly fell into a coma-like nap. I was finally able to wake up at about 3:30, and to start tackling my mountain of  Google reader items,  and to start making/shooting things for the blog, eventually. I was moving really, really […]

A Delicious and Seasonal Dinner: Zucchini and Roasted Corn Tostadas

At our house, “taco night” is more like a creative Mexican night: sometimes there’s homemade refried beans with chorizo (ooh, I should post about that…), sometimes there’s pan-fried fish and mango salsa (more ideas to post about…) … and this time, there’s fresh zucchini and sweet corn from our CSA. Yes. First, let’s toast that […]

Cooked up on July 22, 2011

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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

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Corn, Caramelized Onion and Cheddar Pizza

Summer sweet corn. Not going to deny I’m a little crazy about it. Plus, we got some in our CSA, so it’s also local and organic. This recipe is a humble homage to a different pizza I had recently with a friend at Dove Vivi, a pizza place in NE PDX that is about as […]

Cooked up on July 8, 2011

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