Crispy Potato Tacos with Guajillo-Orange Salsa

Sometimes maintaining this blog seems like an exercise in futility. It’s easy to get cynical and think about all the hours I spend cooking and washing dishes and staring until I’m crosseyed at each and every photo…..for what? I’ll be blunt and say it certainly isn’t for the money. I’ve been thinking a lot of…

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Hi there! Are you prepping for a big Oscar’s party tonight? I hunted high and low for a friend that would be home and who also has cable (a combination that is increasingly rare) so we could watch all the gowns go down the red carpet. In return for inviting myself to their house I’m…

Cuban Roast Pork Burger with Ementhaler

Cuban Roast Pork Burger with Mojo Onions and Emmentaler Cheese

Hi All! Happy Friday! If you are looking for me I’m over at Salt and Wind starring googly-eyed at all the beach pictures and tropical cocktail recipes. I’m also spilling the beans on our trip to Miami and spreading my love of burgers topped with roasted pork, pickled and caramelized onions and cheese…lots of melty…

Cinnamon Pumpkin Seed Muffins {Dairy Free}

Cinnamon Pumpkin Seed Muffins

We had fun in Minneapolis last weekend. How about you? Did you have a romantic Valentine’s? Or maybe just a fun one with the whole family? We spent a very steamy Valentine’s Day at IKEA, no joke, it was hot in there, and then went to our favorite pizza place….twice. Going out to eat on…

Mexico's Flour

Mexico’s Flour Tortillas

I have been pouring over Mexico: The Cookbook, have you guys read it? There are so many things I want to try. So many things I’ve never heard of. I think I could live the rest of my life and never know even a quarter of what makes up Mexican cuisine.   Could someone please…

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Garlic Roasted Chicken with Garlic Sauce on Garlic Toast

Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day and I hope you all plan to do something special with someone you love.     We are leaving this afternoon for a weekend getaway to Minneapolis. We’ve had a couple of very long weeks with our favorite three-year-old and I think a change of scenery is in order. Oy, three…

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Gluten Free Churros and Chocolate Dipping Sauce

Valentine’s Day is almost here and I invited my amazingly talented friend Meg from Beard +Bonnet to share one of her favorite love-inducing desserts. If you haven’t read her blog, now my friends, is the time! Her beautiful photography and tasty recipes are some of my favorites on the web. I’m talking Vegan S’mores Sandwich Cookies, One…