What’s All That Pink Stuff?

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It happens every year about this time. We have a few 70-degree days and the gun is jumped. Tank tops are re-introduced to pale skin, chaco sandals are thrown on, the pony-tail is back in action. And then it’s over. Just like that. The temperature drops and all hopes and dreams of a new life […]

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Fish Tacos. Yes Please.

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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. My heart belongs to tacos. Okay, tacos and Aaron. I mean Aaron and tacos. Taron and Aacos. This is called “having issues.” Fish Tacos: What it took for 2: * 4 frozen tilapia filets, thawed, pat dry and cut into 1/2-inch sticks * ½ an onion, […]

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Linguine With Anchovy Sauce and Breadcrumbs

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I always forget how amazing anchovies are. They are like hidden gems in the world of flavor. They wear capes, fly around saving dishes with their super powers and frankly, they make the world a better, safer place. Sadly though, they are either forgotten about, or people are so terrified to cook with them that […]

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Friday. Night. Thanks.

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For a girl with a big mouth, I have absolutely no words today. Take this as your opportunity out. I’m kidding! …Please don’t leave me. Thai Turkey With Coconut Basmati Rice: What it took for 2, with leftovers: * 1 1/4th cup basmati rice * 1 (14.5 oz) can coconut milk * 3 Tbs. fish sauce […]

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Wild Rice With Tofu and Spinach

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It was 72 degrees today. The windows are open. The sicky linens are in the wash. The sofa is febrezed. “I think I’m gonna like it here.” Name that movie. (Singing will help.) (Oh gosh, I meant in your head.) Wild Rice with Tofu and Spinach: What it took for 2: * 2 cups cooked […]

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Chicken With Beans and Something Spicy

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Who says getting a workout is impossible while under the weather? With all this coughing and blowing my nose, my stomach is this shy of a washboard. Or, it might just be the fog in my head causing hallucinations. THAT explains seeing Jude Law holding a garden hose and wearing a tutu in the women’s […]

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Healing Soba Noodle Soup

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We’ve suffered through day two of the raging flu at my house. While subtle moans of what sound to be human agony resonate from the sofa, I’m constantly trying to keep the house decontaminated by hosing down the walls with sanitizer and attaching a tube from my husband’s mouth that leads out the back door. […]

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