Cod Sliders with Arugula, Cucumber, and Dill

Cod Sliders with Arugula, Cucumber, and Dill

There are certain things I've categorically decided to not worry about. Like:  (1) The big earthquake and tsunami that is expected to destroy all of the Pacific Northwest soon. Maybe it will, maybe it won't, maybe climate change will take care of it first and if we're ...

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Coffee Shrub

Coffee Shrub

Well, this is exciting. You see, I first tried coffee shrub about three weeks ago (Instagram is handy for record-keeping). Cue a choir of caffeinated angels singing! I was trying to leave town to go for a hike, but Fleet Week, bless its debaucherous heart, had shut down ...

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Nectarine and Prosciutto Pizza

Nectarine and Prosciutto Pizza

Things I want Taylor Swift to fix, now that she singlehandedly bossed Apple Music like a fierce blonde dragon: -House of Cards Season 4. I want it now, and I want it to be good. Maybe Claire runs for president, maybe Doug tries to kill her, maybe the weird hacker guy gets ...

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Mist & Shadow: a Pea and Sake Cocktail

Mist & Shadow: a pea & sake cocktail

Come summer, it always seems like we need a strategy to live right. We have to remember to avoid t-shirts and the sexy farmer tans that go along with them. We have to plan mountain time, river time, lake time, neighbors' kiddie pool time — all of the above, in heavy rotation ...

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Elderflower and Lemon Layer Cake

Elderflower and Lemon Layer Cake

Every day lately, I am learning something new about pregnancy. (If my mom understood what a blog is and read mine, this is where I'd put a sizeable, flashing "NOT ME" banner.) My work bestie, you see, is cooking another human in her belly right now, and every day, she ...

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