A Little Feast: Chilled Pea & Mint Soup, Herb Marinated Chicken, Heirloom Tomatoes with Charred Baguette, and Lemon Thyme Gin Sparklers

These weeknight mini feasts have turned into a bit of a ritual between my girlfriend and I. We dash off to the market immediately after work, pulling the few things we need into our basket, and head to my house to make cocktails, bash together a meal, catch up over some long-overdue chitchat, and totally… Continue reading A Little Feast: Chilled Pea & Mint Soup, Herb Marinated Chicken, Heirloom Tomatoes with Charred Baguette, and Lemon Thyme Gin Sparklers

Honey Whole Wheat & Oat Pancakes with Fresh Strawberry Syrup

First thing to know about these pancakes is that I love them. I want to eat them. Every. Day. In fact, I’m craving them right now.  This is fairly big news in my little world because, as you probably don’t realize, I’m a bit of a pancake curmudgeon. Yes, pancakes are great. In fact, I… Continue reading Honey Whole Wheat & Oat Pancakes with Fresh Strawberry Syrup

Marmalade Yogurt Drizzle Cake

I didn’t go to yoga, so I thought I’d bake a cake instead. The anti-yoga as it were.  A quick poke around the fridge led to the discovery of a full jar of marmalade (hello, lovely), followed in quick succession by a look around the internet for a suitable recipe. This recipe, from Ree at The… Continue reading Marmalade Yogurt Drizzle Cake

Sweet Potato Egg White Mini Frittatas with Hangtown Chili Sauce

I’m tired. We logged over 900 miles on our poor car over the weekend, driving from LA to meet up with family in Lake Tahoe, CA. All told, total casualties amounted to an incalculable number of bugs that bravely died on our windshield, and ironically, our windshield, which suffered a major crack from a rock… Continue reading Sweet Potato Egg White Mini Frittatas with Hangtown Chili Sauce