Reese’s Pieces PB Cookies

May in Seattle means the start of one of my all-time favorite Seattle events: SIFF, the Seattle International Film Festival, and I can’t wait. SIFF is easily my favorite festival this city has to offer, and every year I anxiously await the release of the film schedule so I can start meticulously planning how to see as many…

Chocolate Crispy Cookies

What has coconut and oats and is chocolate all over? I’ll give you a hint, it’s something delicious! Introducing: Chocolate Crispy Cookies!

Chewy Chocolate PB Cookies

It’s a sunny feel-good kind of weekend in Seattle, so I decided to dust off a recipe I love from the family archives: Chewy chocolate peanut butter chip cookies. Guaranteed to make the cookie lovers in your life go: Beyond being chocolate + peanut butter (truly the most heavenly combination on earth), the texture of…

Zucchini Frittata

Looking for a knockout brunch recipe this weekend? Look no further. Ladies and gentleman: zucchini frittata! If you’re a regular reader, you know that we LOVE eggs and breakfast for dinner in our household (check out these other recipes if you’re a fan of breakfast for dinner too: Bacon Broccoli Quiche and Jalapeno Corn Cakes)….

Sirloin with frisee salad

I’m back! If you haven’t check out my latest story yet (Italian Runaway), it provides an explanation for my long absence. Regardless, I’m back in my kitchen and excited to be cooking for myself again after a long stint away. Easing back in to extravagant meals slowly, we had a rain-free and (somewhat) sunny weekend…

Italian Runaway

You may have noticed I’ve been gone for awhile. Almost one month since my last post, but I promise I have a very good explanation for leaving my readers in suspense and wondering … where did all the dinners and cookie recipes go? Well, friends … the short answer is: I ran away to Italy. In…