Healthy Zucchini Ribbons with Peanut Sauce

Zucchini Noodles with Chicken and Tangy Peanut Sauce

Time Away | A Guest Post from The Cilantropist I’m taking a little time off to spend some much needed R&R with my family and an early celebration of my upcoming 10th wedding anniversary. By the time...

Simple Sundays | Soy Lime Marinade

When you meet your partner in life, those initial weeks and months are full of intoxicating moments of early love, tempered with more pragmatic considerations; matters such as family, religion, expectations, and future children all come into...

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Cherry Basil Sorbet

Everything comes full circle somehow. It doesn’t matter if it is fashion, food, or even life experiences. I’m starting to realize that despite 29 years, geography, and even historical placement, my daughter and I are more similar...

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Baby Back Ribs with Fiery Peach BBQ Sauce

For weeks, my little girl has been begging me to do ribs. If she happens to be with me at the market, I can count on her to tug on my elbows at the butcher counter: Mama,...

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Simple Sundays | Feeling Cheesy: Tillamook Sandwich Week

This weekend’s Simple Sundays comes to you a day early because I thought you might want to know about a tasty event in San Francisco that starts today. I won’t even bother asking if you like cheese...

Monkey House | Banana Coconut Upside Down Cake

No more pencils, no more books, no more teacher’s dirty looks… Today was the last day of school for my little monkeys. I’ve been looking forward to this day for weeks now — looking forward to a...

Video | How To Cook Rice {without the fancy stuff}

Place me in a cookware store, and I’m like a kid in a candy store. I could spend hours marveling over juicers and tart pans, or nifty gadgets that serve one single solitary purpose (you know, like...