April 23, 2018
Chinese Soul Food
If you named Chinese food as your most-craved ethnic food, you're not alone. According to...
April 20, 2018
blackberry smoothie
The obsession for blitzing just about everything in a blender is a trend that doesn't seem...
April 19, 2018
Roasted Radishes
Though they're available year-round radishes are at their delicious peak in spring. These juicy...
April 18, 2018
It's been awhile since I've written but I've been busy with health stuff.  I'...
April 4, 2018
Mt. Rainier
We wanted to set foot on the newly finished part of the Foothills Trail in the shadow of Mt....
March 28, 2018
Cedar Planked Harissa Smoked Salmon
Some years we roast lamb, other years it's ham or pork, and occasionally a decadently unctuous...
March 24, 2018
Easter Trivia: What are the most popular Jelly Bean Flavors in America?
Will you think less of me if I admit to loving buttered popcorn-flavored Jelly Beans? My daughter...
March 23, 2018
Pan-Seared Salmon with Shiitake Mushrooms and Miso Sorghum
Sorghum just may be my favorite new grain (though technically a grass), and I'm hoping you'...
March 23, 2018
First We Eat Blueberry Dutch Baby
This scrumptious Blueberry Dutch Baby is the final featured recipe from the gorgeous new cookbook...
March 22, 2018
Food is the Solution: What to eat To Save the World
FOOD IS THE SOLUTION: What to Eat to Save the World, by food systems advocate Matthew Prescott,...
March 20, 2018
First We Eat Rhubarb-Ginger Planter’s Punch
This week I've been featuring some gorgeous and delicious recipes from Eva Kosmas Flores'...
March 20, 2018
Black Pepper Rack of Lamb with Red Currant and Rhubarb Glaze
Spring is here, at long last. The cherry blossoms are in full bloom on the tree outside my window...
March 19, 2018
Snap Pea Salad with Preserved Lemon and Goat Cheese Medallions
We eat with our eyes, and when I saw the cover of the First We Eat cookbook, I was captivated. And...
March 19, 2018
Pasta with Tomatoes and Cheese
I want to share with you a video I put together that has a score of amazing food photography...
March 15, 2018
Rosemary Rum Raisin Soda Bread with Pecans
Are you a sweet or savory soda bread lover? I adore them both, especially when slathered with a...
March 14, 2018
Cottage Beef Pot Pie with Potatoes and Parsnips
It's March 14, which means it's National Pi Day (π, or 3.14), and we're celebrating...
March 13, 2018
Spring Green Salad with Asparagus and Peas
The glorious weather we had this past weekend here in Seattle was a blessed taste of springtime....
March 8, 2018
Southern Style Cuban Pork Sandwiches with Chipotle Rémoulade
Swing by your local barbecue joint on the way home tonight and pick up some smoked pork (without...
March 6, 2018
Asian Chicken Salad with Fried Shallots
I'm a sucker for Vietnamese and Thai salads, especially those that combine sour, salty, sweet...
March 2, 2018
6 Food Photography Tips for Beginners
If you scroll through your Instagram feed or on your favorite Pinterest board, you’re bound...

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