Category: Spring

Roasted Pepper Turkey Burger

Roasted Pepper Turkey Burger

Ah, the humble burger. Sometimes I get so caught up in kitchen experiments that I forget to just cook a damn burger once in a while. We have a red-meat-intolerant hubby in the house though, so burgers here are generally made from alternative meat sources. And since a…

Cheesy Lemon Thyme Popcorn

Cheesy Lemon Thyme Popcorn

Oh popcorn. What a long and tumultuous relationship we’ve had. There was, of course, the early childhood stage: occasionally that unmistakable smell and sound of kernels popping on the stove would fill the house and I knew a special treat was on the horizon. Then there was the…

Boozy Mint Lemonade

Boozy Mint Lemonade

If you don’t mind, I’d like to take a stroll over to fantasy land for a moment. You know, the one where you have your own private island, endless free time, and people to fan you with palm leaves while you sip something delicious? Maybe we can even…

Kiwi Grapefruit Sorbet

Kiwi Grapefruit Sorbet

As pretty much every great story begins, I was walking through the produce section of the grocery store with no real plans. It was an “I’ll just buy whatever looks best” kind of day. Thankfully whoever stocks the fruit there had the brilliant idea of putting the kiwi…

Blueberry Rhubarb Pie: A Tale of Two Tries

Blueberry Rhubarb Pie: A Tale of Two Tries

Sometimes an idea gets stuck in your head. For me, these are usually always food related. This time it was blueberry rhubarb pie. Sounds innocent enough, doesn’t it? So I ignored the fact that I’ve never worked with rhubarb, never made a blueberry pie, and haven’t made any other…