Brothy Beans with Ham and Kale

Brothy Beans with Ham and Kale / Bev Cooks

Can I get an amen for brothy beans? I like to think of this as the Herculean short cut to a big ol’ ham hock pot of beans. You know the kind your grandma used to have simmering in her cozy kitchen during the age of yesterlore? It’s that. But not. It’s speedy. And packed […]

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Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Angel Hair and Pancetta

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Angel Hair and Pancetta / Bev Cooks

I feel like brussels sprouts and bacon were just meant to fall in love. Sure, this is technically pancetta, but it’s pig. It’s ze bekin. This recipe is a CAYNCH, you guys. (that would be cinch, but for you southerners, caynch. For you northerns, sneap. For you in th- oh you want me to get […]

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Friday Flotsam

red tree and moon / bev cooks

FRRRRRRRRRRRRRR! i d a y . I just had this weird dream where I was taking the kids through a car wash, but when we drove through it, nothing happened, so we backed out and I asked “Hey man, why doesn’t this work?” And the owner said, “Well you need to read the sign before […]

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Loaded Black Bean Burgers

Loaded Black Bean Burgers / Bev Cooks

BUUUURGS, babe. (<–hated the way I just wrote that.) But like, black bean burgahs. And omg these are absolutely delicious, you’ll lose your ever lovin’ noggin. It’s an oooooold Fine Cooking recipe, but I took my thing down, flipped it and reversed it to make it mine. And listen, I’d try to link you to […]

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Friday Flotsam

purple mums / bev cooks

FFFFFFFFFFFFrIiDdAaYy!.?:. POOOOOOOOOLL-AH! (I feel like a good poll this morning.) After yesterday’s mixtape title, it got me thinking, Carrie Bradshaw style, are we really that into baths, though? Honestly, I’m not that into baths. I’m into the idea of baths, and if and when we ever remodel our home you better believe I’ll still put […]

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Monthly Mixtape: Crunchy Paths and Cozy Baths

Monthly Mixtape: Crunchy Paths and Cozy Baths / Bev Cooks

Octobeeeeeeer! Maybe my favorite month of year. Definitely my favorite month of the year. For sure my favorite month of the year. This tree is in my front yard, can you believe that? Just thought I’d tell you. So this playlist! (I’m keeping this post short today because I feel like you might need to […]

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Banana Pumpkin Pancakes

Banana Pumpkin Pancakes / Bev Cooks

This is about as sorority girl as I get, you guys. We’re not pairing it with a pumpkin spice latte DO NOT DELETE ME FROM YOUR LIFE. But in pancakes it’s fine, right? Also it’s mainly bananas. Banana pancakes with a barely-there kiss of the tiniest hint of a minuscule threat of pumpkin. But it’s […]

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Friday Flotsam

pumpkins / bev cooks

FRRRRRRRRRRerder. You guys I GOT STUNG BY A BEE. But, for the very first time in my entire life. As in, I have managed to escape any and all stings for 44 years of human living on this planet earth. With bugs on it. (minus mosquitoes.) I was running (said like Forest) two mornings ago […]

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Spiced Pork with Coconut Noodles

Spiced Pork with Coconut Noodles / Bev Cooks

I already can’t wait for your new life. Because wipe your glasses and look again. YES, girl. It’s silky coconut noodles topped with spiced (like, Chinese 5-spice. get on board.) pork, sautéed veggies and buckets of fresh crunchy things on top. Yuh huh. Yeppers. (Aaron h a t e s the word peppers. I say […]

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