On Preserving Herbs

On Preserving Herbs

Herb gardens seem like a good idea, until you have an explosion of herbs and you do not cook enough to use them all. Last year I tried planting from seed, and having zero plant parenting skills, they weren’t very prosperous. This year I decided to pick up some...
In Season: Summer

In Season: Summer

Happy summer – it’s prime time for BBQ’s, bonfires, grilling, and more! We’ve been excited to share with you our summer produce list. Some of the items on the list aren’t surprising – tomatoes and cucumbers are a summer garden...
5 Ingredient Turkey Sweet Potato Hash

5 Ingredient Turkey Sweet Potato Hash

I’ve tried everything for breakfast. Eggs are the worst. I’ve tried it all – omelettes, Benedict, egg sandwiches. Every spice in the book to make it not taste like eggs. The whole overnight oats thing went over well for a while, until the doctor told...
What’s in Your Easter Candy?

What’s in Your Easter Candy?

I swear it was New Years Eve yesterday, and now it’s Easter. My favorite part of Easter as an adult is being able to turn the tables and be the host of the Easter egg hunt. Last year, I forced my parents to play. At first, they were hesitant… then the...
In Season: Spring

In Season: Spring

Spring is here! Although these 30 degree weathered days in Chicago sure doesn’t feel like spring. This is the time to shed winter fat and bring on spring rolls. Or something like that. Spring in the cooking world is fun – tons of fresh ingredients and...