Pork Belly Fried Rice

Pork Belly Fried Rice

Happy Holidays! I hope all of you enjoyed the holiday weekend, whatever your celebration may have been. For me, it was the first time in 7 years that I finally got to stay home for the holidays! My husband’s family lives in Seattle, and while I love going to...
Chocolate Salty Cara-Mal-Lard Cookies

Chocolate Salty Cara-Mal-Lard Cookies

Duck fat + sugar + chocolate = magic On Sunday afternoon, I entered and won for the people’s choice category my first ever cooking competition. The annual Cookie Takedown host by Matt Timms was held at the Bell House and it was a cookie crazy, eggnog spiked fun...
Large Format (Pig) Feast at Resto

Large Format (Pig) Feast at Resto

Today is my birthday. Not any birthday, today I turn the big 3-0. To celebrate, last Saturday evening I gathered together my group of friends, plus my husband to have a large format feast at the Belgian-inspired restaurant, Resto for a multi-course dinner cooked from...
Nextdoorganics – An Innovative Winter CSA

Nextdoorganics – An Innovative Winter CSA

Nextdoorganics is the most original, accessible and innovative CSA that you have never heard of and you should.   I first heard about them through a post on my local neighborhood blog.  Nextdoorganics was getting ready to launch their Winter CSA and one of their...
Roasted Cauliflower

Roasted Cauliflower

“I make vegetables look good” – That is what I said to my husband after I took this photo, as he sat not so patiently for me to stop taking pictures in the kitchen and to serve dinner.  You want an easy, delicious, no fuss vegetable side, I have it...