Presto Pesto on the Cheap

Posted on Aug 18, 2014 in Blog, food porn | No Comments

I’ve been loving pesto lately! Fresh basil is one of those really expensive items at the grocery store. Now that we have a porch for the first time in a long time, we picked up 2 basil plants near the end of the season for cheap, and they’ve been growing like wild ever since! This […]

Plantain Tortillas and Some Lovely Topping Options

Posted on Jul 26, 2014 in Blog, food porn | No Comments
Plantain Tortillas and Some Lovely Topping Options

Plantain tortillas: slightly sweet, wonderfully soft yet stable texture, and incredibly easy to make. Blake whipped these up quickly, and we can’t wait to try them out again with other toppings! They work perfectly as a soft taco shell, but I’m sure we could find many other uses for this mixture, as well. It’s very […]

Lime Cilantro… Cookies?

Posted on Mar 18, 2013 in food porn, life | One Comment

Blake gets positively sad when there aren’t cookies about the house so that he can have one before bedtime. We’ve been traveling so much (everywhere from Ann Arbor to New Orleans, and we’re off to Milwaukee tomorrow!) that I haven’t had much of a chance for baking. I decided to jump on it today before […]

Baked Eggs in a Rutabaga and Sauerkraut Nest

Posted on Feb 26, 2013 in food porn | No Comments

These days, I’ve been focusing on my art-making, playing catch-up with various projects, and *gasp* being a “housewife.” The term is repulsive to me. No offense to y’all, but without kids at home, I want a serious full-time, work-my-pants-off job. Even with kids I want that. It’s just my personality. Blake’s gonna be a better […]