Category Archives: cooking

Smokey Lentil Soup

Tucked away in my Moleskine recipe notebook was a recipe that I tore out of the William’s Sonoma catalogue sometime in 2011. Advertisements

Smokey Lentil Soup

Tucked away in my Moleskine recipe notebook was a recipe that I tore out of the William’s Sonoma catalogue sometime in 2011.

My favorite chocolate chip cookie

My all-time favorite sweet treat is, without a doubt, the chocolate chip cookie.

My favorite chocolate chip cookie

My all-time favorite sweet treat is, without a doubt, the chocolate chip cookie.

Poulet à la Cocotte – French Chicken in a Pot

Months before we moved, I started to dream about what our first meal in our new home would be. I actually didn’t have to dream for very long, I knew exactly what I wanted to make.

Poulet à la Cocotte – French Chicken in a Pot

Months before we moved, I started to dream about what our first meal in our new home would be. I actually didn’t have to dream for very long, I knew exactly what I wanted to make.

Savory Zucchini Pancakes

As is nearly always the case, I get most of my cooking inspiration from Deb at the Smitten Kitchen. She posted zucchini pancakes about a week ago and I added them to my every-growing list of things to cook.

Savory Zucchini Pancakes

As is nearly always the case, I get most of my cooking inspiration from Deb at the Smitten Kitchen. She posted zucchini pancakes about a week ago and I added them to my every-growing list of things to cook.

Spinach, feta and brown rice casserole

Now that we are house sitting, I have full reign over the kitchen and am overjoyed.

Spinach, feta and brown rice casserole

Now that we are house sitting, I have full reign over the kitchen and am overjoyed.

Asparagus + Pancetta Tart

This handsome tart is easy to prepare and makes for a quick and delicious lunch or dinner.

Asparagus + Pancetta Tart

This handsome tart is easy to prepare and makes for a quick and delicious lunch or dinner.

Tomato and Leek Quiche

I was inspired to make quiche by the farm-fresh eggs that the octogenarian neighbor, Cécile, brought to us yesterday.

Tomato and Leek Quiche

I was inspired to make quiche by the farm-fresh eggs that the octogenarian neighbor, Cécile, brought to us yesterday.