Whole Wheat Blueberry Muffins

Hello! It’s nice to be back here sharing a recipe after the long weekend. I hope you had¬†a relaxing Memorial Day and a marvelous few days filled with sun, fun, and delicious food! I headed up to Sonoma County with my boyfriend, where we stayed at my parents’ home in wine country. We had the … More Whole Wheat Blueberry Muffins

Lemon Curd

The art of cooking is one part precision, one part creativity, and one part magic – at least that’s how I felt as a little girl, watching my mom whip up wonderful creations in our kitchen. I remembering feeling amazed to see her turn even the most basic set of ingredients into a delicious and … More Lemon Curd

Pappa al Pomodoro

Devising ideas for dishes that I want to make is something that I never seem to have trouble with. My Pinterest account is filled with literally thousands of links to every conceivable type of recipe, and I’m constantly browsing my favorite food blogs for inspiration. In fact, I have a running list of dishes that … More Pappa al Pomodoro

Oat Scones

This scone recipe comes from The Cheeseboard in Berkeley, where I grew up. This food establishment is unlike any other place in the world. It’s an amazing cheese shop (with hundreds of types of delicious cheese!), a vegetarian pizzeria serving the best pizza I’ve ever tasted, and a bakery with incredible baguettes and scones. Growing … More Oat Scones

Ricotta Pancakes

Ricotta is one of those foods that’s just so good, sometimes you can’t even believe it. You know what I mean: like a perfectly ripe, red strawberry; a chunk of fresh-baked, yeasty bread; a square of the darkest, most rich chocolate. These foods… you take just a single bite, and are blown away by the … More Ricotta Pancakes

Sweet Potato Nachos

This simple nacho dish is a great weeknight dinner if you’re looking for something comforting, filling, and easy to throw together – that still includes lots of veggies! I love Mexican food, and I’m sure many of you do, too! I’m not sure how technically authentic nachos are, but this dish incorporates some of my … More Sweet Potato Nachos