CSA

Fresh Mango Salsa Recipe

Fresh Mango Salsa Recipe

My pregnancy cravings have been shifting from Asia to south of the border.  I still love to eat potstickers and spring rolls, but now I find myself also wanting guacamole, fresh salsa and tacos.  We even made grilled quesadillas on our annual Mt. Rainier camping […]

Somen Salad Recipe

Somen Salad Recipe

I’ve been going through the recipe archives, looking at some of my favorite recipes and realizing that they’ve changed a bit through the years.  I’m also a much better photographer now, so every once in a while I plan to reshoot some past recipes and […]

4th of July Whole Wheat Cupcake Recipe

4th of July Whole Wheat Cupcake Recipe

I’ve been scanning pinterest in search of the perfect July 4th dessert recipe, but nothing jumped out as me as being that perfect combination of cute, yet kind of healthy, but still obviously dessert.  I found all sorts of gorgeous red white and blue July […]

Homemade Dill Pickle Relish Recipe

Homemade Dill Pickle Relish Recipe

Yay!  Another recipe to post!!!  I’m still in the first trimester of my first pregnancy, which for me means the slightest smells can bring on waves of nausea.  It’s so strange that some of my favorite scents like frying bacon, roasting garlic or aloe lotion […]

Greek Yogurt with Blueberries and Honey Recipe

Greek Yogurt with Blueberries and Honey Recipe

As a food blogger I’m often faced with the dilemma of trying to decide dishes are worthy of posting for my readers.  Sometimes I decided that a recipe is too complicated, or just not interesting or unique enough.  Then there are the dishes that are […]

Maple Orange Carrots Recipe

Maple Orange Carrots Recipe

Eric and I love carrots.  This is a good thing since they’re a much cheaper vegetable than some of our other favorites like asparagus and bell peppers.  This year I wanted to come up with a few more affordable Thanksgiving side dishes.  I’ve been doing […]

How to Preserve Corn

How to Preserve Corn

Last year we got a TON of corn with our CSA.  If you’ve been trying to figure out how to freeze sweet corn, don’t worry, I did all the figuring out for you!  This year I got it down to a science.  With the first […]

Roasted Zucchini and Fennel Soup Recipe

Roasted Zucchini and Fennel Soup Recipe

After my first experience with fennel a couple years ago, I’ve become a bit obsessed.  Fennel is in season year round (check out what food is in season when!) but I seem to always use it as a transition vegetable.  I love to work it […]