Friday Flotsam

dried flowers / bev cooks

FRRRRRRRR! The other day Natalie said, “Yoo-hoooooo!” to Will when she was looking for him. Like in this current year she said, “Yoo-hoooooo!” all filled with joy whilst peeking into his room. And I swear to you a pinky was extended. No one says, “Yoo-hoooo!” anymore. Do you know anyone who says, “Yoo-hooooo!”? Give them […]

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Quick Coconut Curry Shrimp Noodles

Quick Coconut Curry Shrimp Noodles / Bev Cooks

Hi, I think I’ve posted this recipe before! Great. I’m not even going to look back through the archives and check, though. But it feels so familiar. It’s probably a weeeee bit different, so let’s pretend it’s brand new. Because it is! Brand new! I think. Okay I went back and looked. It’s a little […]

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Beer-Battered Corn Chip Fish Tacos

Beer-Battered Corn Chip Fish Tacos / Bev Cooks

Because a regular beer batter wasn’t enough apparently. And yes, they’re fried, but I know you. You’re okay with this. Plus I just feel like a baked fish taco is wildly sacrilegious. “Who even does that?” – said like Meegan on Key and Peele. The good news, they’re simple! Also the good news, they’re going […]

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Friday Flotsam

dogwood trees / bev cooks

Fffffffeeleelaaloooooday! Guys I just feel like Princess Buttercup should have known it was Wesley under his black eye mask. I mean, you can SEE OVER HALF OF HIS FACE. And his entire body when he’s walking around talking about his own death. And she could hear his voice saying all those sentences back to back […]

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Antipasti Picnic – At Home!

Antipasti Picnic - At Home! / Bev Cooks

You know me and picnics. We’re like this. I know I’m always shoving boards down your throat. Grazing boards, cheese boards, pesto boards – well today I’m showing you an antipasti board, courtesy of my lover DeLallo! Because yo, they ship. You don’t have to leave your house. You can’t anyway, hahahaha! Oh. This dreamy […]

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The “Chill It and Trip It” Mix

Roses / bev cooks

Good morning it’s May! It’s been May for five days. But I feel like you might have a needed a reminder. That it’s May. Ohhhhh you guys this mixtape. I’m so excited because it’s different than anything I’ve posted before, and I have a feeling it might just do the trick for you. It sort […]

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Friday Flotsam

dogwood / bev cooks

Frrrrrrrrrrrr i d a i y a y a h a h. I have a confession to make. And it’s rather shocking, given my . . . everything. And I’m going to tell you now to get it out there and over with. I think we’ll all feel better after this. Here goes . . […]

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Rustic Chicken and Tomatoes with Angel Hair Pasta

Rustic Chicken and Tomatoes with Angel Hair Pasta / Bev Cooks

Can we just call this the official Mother’s Day meal right now? ‘Cuz Imma ’bout to. I just did. And yes, you’re seeing both sun-dried tomatoes and grape tomatoes because I’m a raging rebel like that. Okay AND, this is a one-pan meal, besides the angel hair pasta. But this is where you can Willy […]

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Creamy Penne with Tomatoes, Kale and Sausage

Creamy Penne with Tomatoes, Kale and Sausage / Bev Cooks

Oh. Yeah. This. Right. Yep. Yeppers. I know I shouldn’t do this to you. But on the other hand, it would be such a disservice on my part if you didn’t know about this dish. I almost don’t even want you to scroll down to the ingredient photo because you’re going to pass out at […]

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Skillet Tex-Mex Orzo with Jalapeno Chicken Sausages

Skillet Tex-Mex Orzo with Jalapeno Chicken Sausages / Bev Cooks

Another one-pan show-stopper! But this time we’re going the Texish-Mexish route. (it’s a thing.) I’ll tell you the background of how this recipe came to be. (you’re like, “you don’t have to.) I was perusing the pantry a while back, trying to find something for something else, when I found the green enchilada sauce next […]

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