Summer Fruit Salad with Matcha Ginger Vinaigrette

Ingredient Spotlight: Summer Fruit Salad with Matcha Ginger Vinaigrette

Matcha isn’t just for drinking! It’s also the star ingredient in the creamy coconut dressing we’ve whipped up for this summer fruit salad. Find out more about matcha and its culinary uses in the first post of our new Ingredient Spotlight series.

Basil White Bean Sandwich Spread Recipe

Recipe | Basil White Bean Dip + Sandwich Spread

This weekend the day of reckoning is finally coming for my garden. I’m going out there, I’m dragging my husband with me, and we are going to weed and prune and we’re not going to stop until that garden is in good shape for fall. Because right now, I’m a few dozen cats and a… 

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Sweet Corn, Sausage & Thyme Pizza Recipe

Recipe | Sweet Corn, Sausage & Thyme Pizza

It has come to my attention that other bloggers have already started posting pumpkin and apple recipes. Sorry guys, I’m not letting go of summer produce that easily. You’re going to have to drag me away from corn and zucchini the same way you have to drag your 3-year-old out of the toy department at… 

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Chili Garlic Green Beans Recipe

Recipe | Chili Garlic Green Beans

You know those people who go around saying that they have no regrets in life? I’m pretty sure those people are liars. You don’t regret that perm you got in 3rd grade from Fantastic Sam’s? Or the giant red glasses you picked out when you were 10 because you loved Sally Jessy Raphael that much?… 

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Panko-Crusted Baked Eggplant Fries with Curried Cashew Aioli

Recipe | Panko-Crusted Baked Eggplant Fries with Curried Cashew Aioli

Can we talk about the miracle of flax eggs? You might not be able to whip them into an omelet or use them in a quiche, but I’ve been experimenting with them a lot in vegan baking lately and they work really well. Better than I expected, even. I rarely have eggs on hand because… 

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Smoked Cheddar Grits with Broiled Heirloom Tomatoes Recipe

Recipe | Smoked Cheddar Grits with Broiled Heirloom Tomatoes

We’ve lived in North Carolina for a little over two years now and we still haven’t had the chance to explore very much. One of the reasons we were so excited about moving here is that there seemed to be so much more to do in the area–well, at least compared to Wisconsin. (No offense,… 

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