Monthly Archives: August 2011

Meatball grinders

I’m having one of THOSE weeks. The kind of week where we have something every night, and even though a few of the commitments are social engagements, it still makes for a crowded schedule. The kind of week where I don’t know if I’ll get all my workouts in. The kind of week where fast food is […]

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Prosciutto quiche cups

It’s Friday!! (Insert cheesy and super awkward white girl happy dance) Oh, how I love Fridays when we’re not shooting a wedding on Saturday. Don’t get me wrong, I love shooting weddings. But on wedding weekends, I don’t get the same rush of joy on Friday. Hubster doesn’t seem to have quite the same reaction, […]

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Greek tapenade chicken

I’ve been fighting with this recipe since 2007… wow, 2007. I can’t think of anything particular about that year, but that seems like a long time to have a recipe that’s not quite right in my binder. But that’s how long it is has been. Long enough that the three holes in the original magazine […]

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Cilantro pesto pizza

If you’re at all adventurous in the kitchen, you know that not every recipe is going to work. Things that sounds great together sometimes just aren’t. It’s frustrating to spend time on a meal only to sit down and say, “Meh. It’s alright.” While I wish I had some kind of superhuman talent to scout […]

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Drunken beef and green beans

Some things in the kitchen are just meant to be. I’m not sure I believe in fate in most cases, but I do believe in fate in the form of kitchen tools. It probably has more to do with my reluctance to buy things for myself than the will of the universe bringing me kitchen […]

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