Rustic Rhubarb Cake

I’m not sure if I’m getting the nasty sickness that everyone around me has, or if I’m just exhausted after a major kitchen update followed by two rounds of houseguests, or maybe I’m just hungover from the wine and chocolate fundraiser we went to yesterday, but I came home and crawled in bed at 4:30 […]

Roasted Chickpeas with Chard

Sometimes there are recipes so simple yet satisfying that I feel guilty when I make them more than once in a week. It almost feels like I’m cheating, like somehow I should be able to be more creative, challenge myself and try something new. Then I remind myself that if it ain’t broke, don’t fix […]

Frittata with Fresh Spring Nettles

Growing up my siblings and I had free range of the 5+ acres of land around our house in southern Ohio that included a stream, woodland forest, and a grassy meadow. My parents were very intentional about educating us about the native plants that grew in the area, which ones were safe to play with and which […]

Pasta Carbonara with Kale

You know that feeling you  get once the dust around you settles, and you are left looking around partially wondering “what just happened?”, but also “what now?”. Yea, that is where I am. Suddenly, I have time to think, write, cook, take photographs, anything and, perhaps not surprisingly, I’m king of paralyzed by it, unsure […]