This recipe sums up life perfectly. One minute I’m making pasta sauce from scratch (spaghetti & no-cook...more

spaghetti & no-cook tomato sauce

Last weekend was one of the hottest weekends I’ve ever experienced. Seriously. I hate to be dramatic but it was...more

oh, hi. (august 2015)

I’m back to chat. Because cooking has been SO simple and I really haven’t been working on recipes. I’m so torn – part of me is really missing the writing, the recipes, the photography…and the other part is totally enjoying a life not attached to a laptop ....more

summer meal plan

I’ve been wanting to share a meal plan for quite some time – and I’m finally getting around to it!...more

simple orzo salad

Right now in life, I have two major obsessions. One is Demi, evidenced by the hours in each day I spend staring at her (or smiling, singing or holding toys in her face…). Also evidenced by the sheer number of pictures I have taken of her ....more

daily eats: june 1, 2015

June 1st. Seriously?! I head back to work in 21 days ....more

yogurt and avocado dip

Hello and happy summer! IT’S HERE!!!! It’s the season for dips ....more

daily eats: may 20, 2015

As I’m typing up this post, little Demi is sleeping (and snoring a bit, if we’re going to be truthful) next to me. I smile and my heart feels full. (Before you go thinking she is an excellent sleeper and never makes a peep, just the day before she was boycotting naps.) I’ve learned that......more

mint iced coffee

Want to know what’s getting me through afternoons? (Yes, plural. As in every single afternoon.) Coffee ....more

oh, hi. (may 2015)

I feel like chatting. It’s been a while (over a week!) since I’ve last posted and to say that I miss it would be a major understatement. So I’m going to ramble a bit! ...more