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Basil Salmon Bucatini

Basil Salmon Bucatini | PDXfoodlove

Oh my goodness, tomorrow is Friday! You know how I know? Because my quads were KILLING me on my uphill, against-the-wind bike ride home this evening. I swear this morning the wind was blowing the opposite direction… so I was against the wind that way too. It was a tough one! And I feel like […]

Cooked up on July 24, 2014

More like this: date night | dessert | favorites | fun | healthy eating | lunch | pasta | under 1 hour

Grapefruit, Arugula & Mascarpone Toast

Grapefruit, Mascarpone and Arugula Toast | PDXfoodloveGrapefruit, Mascarpone and Arugula Toast | PDXfoodlove

Well, the recipe is basically in the title! Sometimes the best foods are the simple ones. This is a quick dinner I made for myself while Dave is out for a work event. I had gone out for a run when I got home from work, and afterward made plans to work on a few […]

Miso-Glazed Salmon

Miso-Glazed Salmon | PDXfoodlove

Everything about today’s recipe seems like it turned out better than expected. Take the salmon, for instance. When I moseyed over to the Montavilla Farmers Market on Sunday I was NOT expecting to find salmon for $5/lb. I’m pretty sure that’s what we usually pay for ground beef. So yeah, I bought 2 lbs. But […]

Ratatouille

Ratatouille, a showcase of late summer veggies

I love ratatouille. It’s the perfect late summer comfort food. It doesn’t take too long to make and it showcases the best of the season (and also, the stuff that grows most plentifully. Hooray for another zucchini recipe!). It’s also easy on the ol’ calorie count (which I have been watching VERY closely of late […]

Easiest Lemon, Rosemary and Salmon Bake

Easiest Lemon Salmon Bake

Happy New Year, everyone! I’m excited to close the chapter of 2012 and make 2013 the best year yet – which if all of things already in place are any indication, it just might be. I don’t know if I’ve ever gone into a year with so many weekends, visits, travel plans and special occasions […]

Simple Pesto Pasta with Sundried Tomatoes, Spinach, Feta and Vegs

  Today was one of the days where our timing clicks, and Dave and I find ourselves able to take the same train home together. I love it when that happens. And while we were on the train, we decided to make this:   This lovely pasta was made from all things we had on […]

Cooked up on January 19, 2012

More like this: dinner | frugal | garden | healthy eating | pantry | six ingredients or less | uses for leftovers | vegetarian | winter