Post Haste

What are you doing reading this? Seriously, go to your kitchen, find two pounds of fruit, and scroll down to the recipe. I’ve made it twice in as many days. I’m prepared to wager that this crumble is the nearest thing to fruit-dessert-perfection that I’ve ever made. It’s pretty clear from my recipe log on … More Post Haste

In search of autumn

I wrote a guest blog post for my friend Kate’s awesome blog Haricot! Her blog focuses on local, sustainable, New England eating, and while I don’t live in New England any more (::sob::), I have the same sorts of foods available here in the Midwest, and the same sort of appreciation for local, sustainable, farmers-market-centred … More In search of autumn


I’ve sat down to write this post at least two dozen times in the past couple weeks. Somehow, no matter what I do nothing comes out on the page. I could have moved on to any number of other recipes, but my funny little brain insisted on sharing this one first. I guess it’s appropriate. … More Long-forgotten


It helps, when planning a trip with limited internet access, to finish and publish a blog post before you go. Oh well. I had a fabulous trip, part of which included hanging out with my college best friend—on our old college campus no less. The nostalgia-fueled meals, coffees, and ice cream weren’t bad, either. Happy … More Teasing

A long time coming

Back last spring, my sister and her stepdaughter Malia needed to go to Palm Springs … for a cheerleading competition. Setting aside the fact that I saw more glittery eyeshadow that weekend than in the rest of my life combined, it was a fantastic weekend. Palm Springs is an odd little place. There are lots … More A long time coming


Well, hello, blog. It’s been a while. It’s been far longer than I intended, but when Major Life Stuff intervened, I thought it would be better to just take a break entirely and wait until I was able to hit the reset button on my life before I started back up. Frankly, you didn’t miss … More Resolved