Summer Vegetable Bake

Summer Vegetable Bake / Bev Cooks

But it’s crunchy! A crunchy summer vegetable bake. And it’s great. This is the thing, it’s not really a gratin. Once I put the zucch and the squash next to the tomatoes, they were such different sizes that instead of having a stroke, I decided we’d slice them into sticks this time. Sticks, I tell […]

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Monthly Mixtape: Mood River and Moon Sliver

Monthly Mixtape: Mood River and Moon Sliver / Bev Cooks

June! And it’s like, chilly. I know it’s all about to dramatically change, but it’s the coldest start to summer! Ever! You, too? So weird, right? Right. I know. So weird. This mixtape! Look, it’s not exactly “summery.” I have summery mixtapes on my site, for sure. Like this one. Or this one. Ooooo this […]

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Banh-Mi Inspired Brats

Banh-Mi Inspired Brats / Bev Cooks

100% bumped up to the “WHOA, THESE CAN LIVE IN MY MOUTH ALL SUMMER” category. And 100% simple. You will OBSESS over these. I shouldn’t even type out words and just show you the photos because that’s all you honestly need for these brats. Except you know I would never do that to you. Let […]

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Roasted Carrots with Blue Cheese and Pepitas

Roasted Carrots with Blue Cheese and Pepitas / Bev Cooks

Whatever, carrots can happen any time of year. I know roasted roots tend to be more of a fall thing, buuuuut I’d argue that these sweet sticks o’ happy would please any face any day any time any now. Because not only are they dusted with cumin, they’re drizzled with honey AND topped with soft […]

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Friday Flotsam

flowers / bev cooks

FRRRRRRRRRRRi-uh-de-uh! Who’s your favorite night show host? OR RATHER – who’s your biggest night show host crush? And if you say Jimmy Kimmel we definitely have work to do. I’ll start! CONAN. Yes, Conan O’Brien. My crushness knows no end with Conan. He’s tall, he’s self deprecating, his nasally voice is perfect, he’s stylish (but […]

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Creamy Chicken Enchilada Pasta Bake

Creamy Chicken Enchilada Pasta Bake / Bev Cooks

Why yes, this is so happening today. We’ve had enough light recipes for now, let’s shovel some melty cheese and carbs! You did read the title of the recipe, right? Go back up there and read it. I’ll wait. Just let me know when you’re back. ENCHILADA AND PASTA AND CREAMY AND BAKE. It’s all […]

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Quick Soba Noodle Salad

Quick Soba Noodle Salad / Bev Cooks

As in, QUICK quick. The quickest. Blink your eyes and boomsy. Done. Well I mean, it takes as long as it takes to jammy boil an egg. Which for me is like, a five minute egg. Plus the time it takes for the water to simmer. So ten? Ten-ish? Around nine? Something like eleven or […]

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Friday Flotsam

patio chill / bev cooks

FRRRRRRROH! DOH! Do you shower in a shower cap? Are shower caps even around still? Are we into shower caps? Because you know how I only wash my hair every other quarter. Well clearly this puts me in the market for a SHOWER.CAP. because my bangs get wet (more like a mix between damp and […]

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Mini Leek and Pepperoni Naan Pizzas

Mini Leek and Pepperoni Naan Pizzas / Bev Cooks

Leeks! We’re playing with leeks. Today we’re going to play with some leeks. Leeks. But on pizza so you can breathe now. Aaron bought these mini naans with zero plans (that makes me certifiably loony), and I was like, “What are you gonna do with these?” And he said, “Oh I dunno!” ….okay? They sat. […]

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