June 2017

Indoor Campfire Baked Potatoes from Feed Me Phoebe

I’ve been a city mouse since my parents brought me home from the hospital to their tiny apartment in downtown Manhattan, where I soon made the acquaintance of our unwanted neighbors, the actual mice. As I got older, though, and my worldview began to expand as far and wide as my parents’ airfare budget would take me, I began to learn the ways of country mouse living. This education grew new wings in the backwoods of Vermont, when I spent my first summer at sleep away camp. While most of my city mouse friends had opted for establishments with color… Read more

Wolf Gourmet Countertop Oven | Chimichurri Steak Salad | Broma Bakery

Broma Bakery’s Chimichurri Steak Salad

I could not be happier with this Chimichurri Steak Salad. Talk about a summer dish! The salad component (arugula tossed with charred corn, cotija cheese, and chimichurri) is so good you could almost eat it solo, but let’s be real – salad is better with the works, so on goes the steak. As for the steak itself, I admit that I am not a grill master. I absolutely love cooking, but I’ve never been trained in cooking meat. So when my friends at Wolf Gourmet asked me to create a recipe using their countertop oven, I knew immediately that I wanted… Read more

spicy corn soup

Small Batch Spicy Corn Soup from With Food + Love

Our markets are flooded with fresh produce from early spring to late fall. Sometimes, it’s an overwhelming process to find quick and easy recipes that take advantage of nature’s bounty. One of my favorite ways in which to use this produce abundance, is fresh soup. This small batch skillet soup isn’t an all-day, laborious process. It doesn’t require an oven or a lengthy simmer, which is wonderful in the hot summer months. This spicy corn soup goes from skillet to blender to your table in under ten minutes. Fresh sweet corn is one of my favorite ingredients to use in a… Read more

Creamy Vegan Tomato Basil Soup

Creamy Vegan Tomato Basil Soup – The Roasted Root

Regardless of the time of year, creamy tomato soup is always a comforting meal to fall back on for lunch or dinner. Homemade soups that are packed with nutrients are a sure way of keeping your fuel tank satisfied, while soothing the soul. This simple recipe is prepared using all whole food ingredients, and is vegan, gluten-free, and paleo-friendly. Aside from the fact that this soup is flavor-packed and comforting, it’s also quite healthful. Rather than using dairy or flour to generate a thick and creamy soup, this recipe calls for soaked raw macadamia nuts. When blended, the soaked nuts… Read more