Citrus vojitos

Citrus vojitos

I’m not a huge cocktail person, but when the mood strikes, my favorite cocktails to make are vojitos. Or, vodka mojitos. I prefer using vodka instead of …

 

Roasted beet and pear salad

Roasted beet and pear salad

I’ve been really obsessed with beet salads lately. When I was growing up my mom was a fan of beets, and I remember being repulsed …

 

Avocado honeydew salad

Avocado honeydew salad

Before my flight home from Los Angeles last weekend I grabbed the newest issue of Martha Stewart Living. One of the recipes featured was a …

 

Homemade butter for our anniversary dinner

Homemade butter for our anniversary dinner

Earlier this week was mine and David’s anniversary. We spent the day flying home from Germany, so I definitely wasn’t in any shape to be …

 

Rustic golden raspberry and pear tart

Rustic golden raspberry and pear tart

A few weeks ago I came across golden raspberries at my local super market. I’d actually never seen them before, but come to find out they …

 

Persimmon, lady apple, kale, and citrus salad

Persimmon, lady apple, kale, and citrus salad

Persimmons and lady apples are two of my favorite winter fruits. For those of you who are not familiar, lady apples are little apples that have …

 

Mom’s banana bread recipe (gluten-free)

Mom’s banana bread recipe (gluten-free)

When I was younger, my mom used to make a delicious, cake like banana bread. It was always super moist and flavorful. My parents are …

 

Tofu bahn mi sandwiches in Breckenridge

Tofu bahn mi sandwiches in Breckenridge

For New Years David and I spent a week in Colorado, starting in Denver then heading to our favorite snow town: Breckenridge. Last year David …

 

Vegan carrot bundt cake

Vegan carrot bundt cake

When I was at my parents house a few weeks ago for Thanksgiving we dined on fresh carrots from my mom’s vegetable garden. She’s got …

 

French onion arepas with gruyere spread

French onion arepas with gruyere spread

A few weeks ago I became obsessed with perfecting my own arepa recipe. Often when I’m exploring with a new dish, I’ll make a half …