Summertime

I’m sitting on my couch, my purple couch(!!), drinking peach lemonade with ruby-red vodka and eating chips with salsa while trying to figure out what to make for dinner. The windows are all open and a sweet summer breeze is blowing through. The sun’s reflection is dazzling and dancing on the rippling surface of the […]

Rice Wine Vegetable Stir-Fry

My refrigerator is positively busting with fresh produce. All year I look forward to this time of year when there are zucchini, green beans, cucumbers, corn, and tomatoes, but just as soon as it arrives I get overwhelmed and never know where to start. Should I use the tomatoes first, or corn? I have so […]

Stove-Top Ratatouille

Perhaps it is because I just celebrated my birthday, or because of my wedding a few weeks ago, or maybe it’s that my youngest sibling just left for her first year of college, but I find myself being very retrospective lately. Thinking about all that has changed and the twists and turns of life that […]