What do to when it’s too snowy and windy to even contemplate venturing outside? Make pasta sauce, of course! Or at least that’s what we did yesterday when presented with the rather liberating feeling of not needing to run errands or “be productive.” B gave me life hero Mario Batali’s Simple Italian Food for Christmas … Continue Reading

Linzer Cookies The holidays are all about indulging so, really, there’s no better time to make some really delicious treats for friends and family. I don’t usually do a ton of baking or candy-making, so I always look forward to this season to try out new recipes and recreate my favorite desserts I’ve had restaurants … Continue Reading

Shepherd’s Pie Since our little one started daycare last week, B and I find ourselves scrambling to get laundry done and bottles washed on weeknights, leaving us very little time to make dinner. Now more than ever, it’s important for us to make balanced meals on Sunday that provide us with enough leftovers for at … Continue Reading

B and I have been trying to eat healthier lately and this is meal incorporates the flavors of fall without being too heavy. The lemon chicken brightens up the earthiness of the roasted root vegetables nicely. Lemon Chicken 1/4 cup olive oil 2 lemons, juiced 2 lemons, halved (for grilling) 3-4 cloves of garlic, chopped … Continue Reading