Creamy Garlic & White Bean Soup with Orzo

Creamy Garlic & White Bean Soup with Orzo

Sometimes I get feedback on my recipes that say, “there was a little too much garlic.”

And my response to those comments is always the same…

“No.”

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Pear Almond Cobbler

Pear Almond Crisp

Let’s be honest with one another. Cobbler, crisp, crumble,  whatever you want to call it…

It’s just the lazy baker’s version of a pie.

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Butternut Squash Soup with Ginger and Coconut Milk

When I saw this squash in Trader Joe’s yesterday I knew what I had to do.

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Apple Cider Mimosa Punch

How can you go wrong with apple cider and champagne?

Rephrase that… How can you ever go wrong with champagne?

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Chopped Salad with Crispy Wonton Strips and Asian Peanut Dressing

Chopped Salad with Crispy Wonton Strips and Asian Peanut Dressing

Miles and I had this last night before we went rock climbing.

It rocked.

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Blackened Brussel Sprouts with Bacon & Blue Cheese

Blackened Brussel Sprouts with Bacon & Blue Cheese

Let me take you on a journey to the land where brussel sprouts get charred on the outside but never burnt, and they’re cooked all the way through.

That land is my kitchen.

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Slow Cooked Mexican Chicken Soup

Slow Cooked Mexican Chicken Soup

This past weekend we went camping up in the Sierra Mountains. It made me remember what Fall is like.

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Italian Chickpea Salad

Italian Chickpea Salad

I spent today at jury duty.

If that wasn’t already bad enough… they played Marley & Me in the waiting room.

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Blackened Fish Tacos with Cilantro Lime Cream

Here in Southern California we love our fish tacos.

I’m talking: white fish, cabbage, and dressing. Onions if you’re feeling creative.

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How to Make Perfect Spaghetti Squash

How to Make Perfect Spaghetti Squash

If there is one thing that I know how to make perfectly, its spaghetti squash.

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