• Salted Caramel Apple Oatmeal Cookies

    Here’s something you’ve probably never heard before: My mom is the best cook I know. Okay, I know everyone says that about their own mom. But I challenge anyone who doubts me to try…

    December 22, 2016
  • butternut squash and sage galette, fall

    Butternut Squash and Sage Galette with Cornmeal Crust

    I realize that butternut squash and sage isn’t exactly a ground-breaking combination, but the flavors complement each other so well that I couldn’t resist throwing them in this cornmeal crust. I only recently started making…

    November 18, 2016
  • Dreaming of Jamaica | Sourdough & Garlic Sauce

    On the north coast of the island of Jamaica, 1.5 hours from the hustle and bustle of Kingston, 3 hours east from the resort relaxation of Ochorios, and just a few miles up the…

    March 24, 2016
  • Farm-to-Fork | Pig-to-Plate

    Inspiration: Video, Of Land and Sea | Patience and Preservation from Terasu. Farm-to-fork — the ever trendy, catch-all term for food that was cultivated by hand on a homey little farm, and transported directly…

    January 26, 2016
  • The Ultimate Salad Cheat Sheet

    But, I can’t eat salads every day! It would be so… boring. I think it’s safe to assume that at one point or another, most people have been able to relate to this sentiment…

    January 7, 2016
  • “Wait, you eat meat… I thought you were healthy?”

    I’m not sure when vegetarian/vegan became synonymous with health (perhaps around the same time people still thought “low-fat” was a good idea?), but I don’t quite understand it. Admittedly, if you google “Is meat…

    September 30, 2015
  • Tempeh Fajitas with Red Chard Wraps

    Tofu, Tofurkey, tempeh, seitan, Beyond Meat meats… it’s very apparent, there are a lot of “meat substitutes” out there. Some of which (tofu, tempeh, seitan) existed long before making their way into the trendy…

    August 3, 2015
  • The Chocolate Hoax and Learning to Synthesize Information

    A few months ago, various media sources reported on a study published by the International Archives of Medicine that came with a very awesome message: the daily consumption of dark chocolate accelerates weight loss! People everywhere,…

    July 26, 2015