Snacks

Bacon Kale Chips

Bacon Kale Chips

During my triage grocery trip on the way home, I bought a big ol’ bunch of kale. Of course this morning when making my lunch for work, I couldn’t decide for the life of me what to make it into. So I posted a call for ideas to the PDXfoodlove Facebook page and it turns […]

Easiest Tomatillo Salsa

Easiest Tomatillo Salsa

I am really having fun with super-simple produce dishes lately. That Brussels sprout salad from yesterday was so good in my lunch today! I also am still fondly recalling last Friday night, when I basically roughly chopped a brownie pan full of vegetables, tossed them in oil, salted and roasted them, and that was our […]

Double Chocolate Cherry Muffins

Double Chocolate Cherry Muffins

You guys! It’s Thursday night. Friday for many who will be reading this. Even though we are having a randomly gross day for August, I’m excited for the weekend. We have much work to do in the garden. Flowers to stake. Plants to re-pot. Weeds to pull. Honestly, I can’t wait to get out in […]

Cooked up on August 1, 2013

More like this: baking | bread | breakfast | brunch | summer | under 1 hour | vegetarian

White Chocolate Cranberry Granola Bars

White Chocolate Cranberry Granola Bars

Not so very long ago, I made my first successful recipe for homemade granola bars. Not only was I very pleased that I didn’t burn them this time, but they were also nice because they were so much fresher than the ones we buy every week in boxes. They are crunchy instead of that weird […]

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

More like this: Candy | dessert | entertaining | fun | gluten free | snack | vegetarian