The summer salad you’ve been dreaming of.
Tomatoes and burrata…. what more do we need in life? Maybe some rose.
Guys… it’s hot. I do NOT want to turn on the oven this week. I’m glad it’s finally here – come on tomatoes!! – but it definitely changes how we go about making dinner. Lordy, we have had a lot of green salads this week. But we have also really been getting into the cold […]
Can we all just agree that tomato season is the best season?
Hello from Seattle! Yes, I’m here traveling for work. But yesterday Dave and I took the day off and just wandered the city together. We came up Sunday night for the Timbers v. Sounders game, which was a ton of fun even though the score didn’t go our way. Then on Monday, we spent a […]
I love the Farmers Market so much. Today I went in thinking it was probably too early for anything but strawberries. Boy was I wrong. I came home with half a flat of strawberries, six apricots and a pound of cherries (among other things). But!! Cherries! It’s only the beginning of June. It kind of […]
Ah, the dregs of summer. I spend all year dreaming about July, but when it gets here somehow I’m always surprised by just how hot it gets (and no one in Oregon has a/c because it’s hot for just two months of the year). This weekend I was looking for ways to not use the […]
When Dave and I landed in Chicago two Thursdays ago, we had no sooner gotten to the house than Dave’s parents arrived home with bags and bags of fresh and beautiful produce to make dinner with tonight. We had cedar-grilled salmon, roasted vegetable gazpacho (a recipe for another post) and this refreshing watermelon salad. We […]