I know it's spring and not autumn, but I couldn't help myself. I miss the flavors and wonder of fall and it's all I've been thinking about lately! Honeycrisp apples were on sale at the grocery store this week, so that sealed the deal! Time to bake another pie. Southern Cast Iron is one of … Continue reading Apple Pecan Crostata
I've been baking up a storm of pies this month in anticipation of Autumn! The weather finally turned cool this week, and we celebrated the weekend with some of our favorite fall flicks, a Saturday pot roast, and Sunday brunch quiche (the yummiest quiche ever!! Recipe and pics below). Sunday afternoon was spent adventuring on … Continue reading Autumn Pies
Happy Tuesday everyone! The past few weeks have been busy, busy, busy with Sam going back to work, a spontaneous camping trip to the Oregon coast, and the challenging task of figuring out what to do with all our CSA veggies! More about that camping trip later! For now, check out the piles of crunchy, … Continue reading CSA Week #2 and Week #4
I am officially a resident of Portland, OR. Wahoo! We actually arrived about a month ago and have been busy in a blur of unpacking, organizing, and exploring the city. Our first few weeks were a difficult adjustment period- especially for the pups. They really miss their huge yard! But after a month, the apartment … Continue reading CSA Week #1
Today marks Day 8 of the Whole30 for me and Sam. WAHOO! In the past, it's been really difficult for me to stick with diet changes and healthy eating plans. I usually fizzle out around day three. In fact, I tried Whole30 back in December, immediately after finishing my first read of It Starts With Food. … Continue reading Whole30— Week 1 Complete!