Candy Kebabs

I love it when I can dive into the imagination of my children. This happens in a variety of ways—stumbling upon their play worlds, coloring alongside them and asking them open ended questions. Their minds are so colorful, cheerful and welcoming. Cooking and baking is another way to experience their imagination. When I make intentional […]

Easy Chicken Dinners

Winner, winner here’s your chicken dinner! Now, for the next few weeks, you won’t have to think about what chicken recipe to put on your dinner menu because the list is right here. Below are five of my favorite chicken recipes that yield delicious, memorable meals. I hope you enjoy the variety– from tamarind marinades […]


Asparagus season is one of the brightest AND hoorah! it is currently happening. Besides it’s bright green color and earthy, nutty flavor there are a few other reasons why I appreciate asparagus. Quick Cook Time: Whether roasting, sautéing or grilling asparagus cooks quickly: 10-12 minutes in the oven at 400 degrees, 5-10 minutes on the […]

Chilled Haricot Verts with Shallot Crème Fraiche

Haricot Verts have become one of my go-to vegetables to serve. Whether it’s a weeknight dinner or for a dinner party, these green beauties are easy to prepare, can be made a few days in advance and need only a few ingredients to make special. And when I say easy, I mean it is easy.A […]