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Lemon Sorrel Risotto

Lemon Sorrel Risotto

I finally got brave this year and signed up for a CSA. Every Wednesday, we pick up a lovely little box packed to the gills with fresh, delicious produce from Tangleroot Farm in Essex, NY. I’ve wanted to participate in a CSA for years now, […]

Romesco Sauce

Romesco Sauce

If you haven’t heard of or tried romesco sauce before, I’m here to make your day. Romesco sauce is kinda sorta like Spain’s answer to Italy’s pesto. Now, it’s well known that I have a serious pesto addiction. It’s a big struggle for me not […]

Asparagus and Sweet Potato Tortellini Salad

Asparagus and Sweet Potato Tortellini Salad

This tortellini salad was all kind of an accident. There were asparagus spears from the farmer’s market crying in the back of the fridge, and asparagus in pasta salad requires tortellini, if you ask me. And when I dug for the asparagus, a half sweet potato […]

Spicy Garlic Dill Pickles

Spicy Garlic Dill Pickles

Let’s take a swim. This warm weather has me so excited for life. Swim in a puddle of pickles excited. Left with an abundance of cucumbers in our refrigerator from a juice cleanse (and zero interest in juicing another cuke for awhiiiile), I decided to […]

Stuffed Zucchini Blossoms

Stuffed Zucchini Blossoms

An unexpected trip to the farmer’s market this past weekend led to a beautiful little surprise. This weekend was supposed to be a total rain-out..perfect for movies and home-brewing beer (finally!) and reading and lots of laziness.  However, Saturday morning came and with it, no rain!  We […]