Lemon, Garlic and Chili Potato Salad + Exciting News!

Happy Memorial Day!!! I’m so excited about sharing this recipe with you because I’m now a recipe tester for The Washington Post!!! I had an opportunity to attend the photo shoot and meet food photographer for The Post Deb Lindsey and chat with Deputy Food Editor Bonnie Benwick. It was heaven. Talking about food and…

Shrimp Scampi

I don’t post savory recipes very often, so when I have a savory success in the kitchen, I have to share. I’ve always been more comfortable baking than with cooking, but having a child motivates me to try to be a decent cook. This week has been all about seafood. So far we’ve had salmon,…

Scalloped Potato Gratin

So my mom put me in charge of the potatoes this year for Christmas dinner. She also put me in charge of roasting two fillets of salmon (which totally freaked me out). I’ve made this recipe in the past with success, but I constantly lose the recipe with my notes, so every time I make…

Garlic & Cheddar Pull Apart Bread

The other day I was cleaning up my Pinterest page, and ended up spending a good hour or so wandering around. Have you noticed that sometimes it gets a little theme-y? Like one week everyone discovers rhubarb, or sterling silver, or everything pink, and suddenly your feed is covered with variations of the same thing?…

Chicken, Broccoli & Fusilli in Garlic Cream Sauce

I know, this pic looks like a casserole. Luckily, it’s so much better than that! I was trying to think of something new to do with chicken, because it’s the main staple in my son’s diet. Also, broccoli is the only veggie my son will eat, so it’s hard to find recipe with the right,…

Chicken, Broccoli with Pasta in Garlic Cream Sauce

I know, this pic looks like a casserole. Luckily, it’s so much better than that! I was trying to think of something new to do with chicken, because it’s the main staple in my son’s diet. Also, broccoli is the only veggie my son will eat, so it’s hard to find recipe with the right,…

Monkey Bread

I thought my mother invented Monkey Bread. She’s made it as long as I can remember, and when I moved away I started making it myself. Well… I didn’t make it too often, because it’s bread and I have self-policing issues around carbs. Sometime last year, I was invited dinner with friends. They were making…

Cinnamon Sugar Monkey Bread

I thought my mother invented Monkey Bread. She’s made it as long as I can remember, and when I moved away I started making it myself. Well… I didn’t make it too often, because it’s bread and I have self-policing issues around carbs. Sometime last year, I was invited dinner with friends. They were making…