Friday Flotsam

Friday Flotsam / Bev Cooks

FRRRRRRRRRRRRamalamadingdong. I have many things to discuss today, all of which are . . . ahem, of equal importance (you’re like, yeah right), but we HAVE to start with Taylor’s new song. It’s only mandatory. Have you heard it? How many times have you listened so far, besides 400 million? And when do you plan […]

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Avocado Cucumber Salsa

Avocado Cucumber Salsa / Bev Cooks

Another side dish! In dip form. Salsa form. You guys really like dips. Maybe this blog will be named Bev Dips from now on. (ew) It’s a (version of a) salsa that’s been swirling around the interflex for some time now. A little trendy, but I can’t help but see why. It’s the best of […]

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French-Inspired Pasta Salad

French-Inspired Pasta Salad / Bev Cooks

Another side dish! Are you digging this series so far because I am having such a gas with it. (not to be confused with having gas. never mind.) This one is total summer fancy face-ness with zero fuss. It has tangy, earthy flavor with seared thick ham all in it and you will scream. You […]

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Friday Flotsam

Friday thoughts / bev cooks

Frrrrrrrrrrrrreh deh fleh seh! Today is 100% pop culture talk so pa-ho-ney erp. (<–that’s pony up, mom.) Let’s start with Harry Styles’ new album. You’re either reaching for the x button or your ears have perked up and grown sparkle wings. Yes, girl. Come hither. Now, let me just say, I was never a One […]

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Sour Cream and Roasted Onion Dip

Sour Cream and Roasted Onion Dip / Bev Cooks

It’s Dip Day! (<–not a thing) But it could be. This is one of those dreamy dips that sticks with you. It works best if you’d had a moment to chill it for a few minutes post blitzing so that it firms up, so try not to skip that part. The flavors are fire (apparently […]

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Classic Potato Salad

Classic Potato Salad / Bev Cooks

Pertaters! But let’s give it style. You all know my maniacal obsession with thrifting. Estate saling, garage saling, flea marketing, swap meets, junk hunts. I love it. I love it all. Well I found this little cookbook recently at an estate sale. And I’ll tell you, from the dense weight of it (small but heavy!), […]

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Friday Flotsam

friday flotsam / bev cooks

Frrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr r r r r rrrr r r r r r r r rr ………..! Have you ever peed in your dream and in actuality you’re peeing in your bed? This isn’t about a blog post about me peeing in my bed. (yet) But guess what I DID do in my sleep. Just guess. I’ll […]

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Summer Corn and Cucumber Salad with Fresh Herbs

Summer Corn and Cucumber Salad with Fresh Herbs / Bev Cooks

Introducing::: My Summer Side Dish Series! (<–should I go ahead and add three more exclamation points? No? Oh.) I’m excited for this series as it’s all going to be EX-TRE-ME-LY easy for you all summer. Vibrant side dishes that work for any occasion, including spoon feeding yourself in a locked bathroom in the dark. Hey, […]

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Bowtie Pasta with Italian Sausage and Spinach

Bowtie Pasta with Italian Sausage and Spinach / Bev Cooks

We’re going back to a basic today. An oldie but goodie. A classic. A NEED-IT-YESTERDAY situation. Ready? And it’s just a few ingredients, so hip hip hooray, bruh. The beauty of this weeknight wonder is that you can swap in or out any small pasta. Shells all ya got? Use ’em! I like the bowtie […]

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Friday Flotsam

Friday Flotsam / Bev Cooks

Frrrrrrrrrrr i d a y e e e e e a a a a a h h h h! You wanna know what gives me micro anxiety? You’re like, “right out of the gate, huh?” Grocery store dividers. Or rather, grocery dividers. Those long thin black plastic bar thingies that you place between your groceries […]

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