Autumn Sangria with Apples, Pomegranate and Figs

I am getting all ready for Friday. We are carving pumpkins today, making treats for the rest of the week and officially making sure that the kids costumes are ready to go. Halloween is seriously one of the most exciting nights of the year for them, but also for me ☺ I am secretly (or […]

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Halloween Fun!

Halloween Fun Hi guys, I just thought I should share some Halloween Fun today since we are only a few days away from the big spooky day! First of all, if any of you missed Pia’s Halloween segment she did a few weeks ago- you gotta see this. She did not practice, she was TOTALLY […]

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Mussels in Saffron Coconut Broth

I’m all cuddled up very late at night in a fluffy hotel robe in an NYC hotel. I just got in and am busy drinking a glass of wine and watching Anthony Bourdain Parts unknown. I just live for Sundays so I can watch this show. I love it. Do you guys watch that show? […]

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Saturday Stuff, edition 30

Hello guys! This has been a rather crazy week around here. I have something brewing that has turned me into a cartoon. By that, I mean I am just spinning around like the tazmanian devil. I feel like a cartoon crazy version of myself. I can’t wait to tell you about what I have up […]

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Butternut Squash French fries with Harissa Honey Ketchup

We are in the middle of some major storms in Seattle right now. Like there was a TORNADO!! By the way- we don’t have tornadoes here. It is Bizarre. And super rainy and gray and awful here- but it is perfect weather for hunkering down in the kitchen, which I have been doing for days. […]

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Sour Green Apple Jalapeño Margarita

Happy #ThirstyThursday!!! I have a strange amount of energy today, which I am going to attribute to the Vitamin B12 + B Complex shot I got on Tuesday night. Have you guys ever tried those out before? I know I told you about them last year- I was super run down and kind of sick […]

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Old Fashioned Split Pea Soup

This Soup is an all time favorite for me. I love it so much that it is in my book. I write in there about how I was the only one of us 4 of us kids growing up that liked it. So in a tough love form of parenting my mom would always make […]

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Skillet Baked Spiced Pumpkin Pear Crisp

I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend? Ours went by so fast it was like a blink. Did it even happen? I think I need another weekend. But since life doesn’t work that way, I am going to have to “lean in” to the Monday Blues, you know? Like just embrace the fact […]

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Sriracha-Honey Popcorn Clusters

These Sriracha-Honey Popcorn Clusters come courtesy of the new amazing book “the Kitchn cookbook” by Sara Kate Gillingham and Faith Durand. I just had to share one of the recipes that totally knocked my socks off- this insane popcorn. I did make some changes because of how we eat in our house- like all of […]

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Bloody Torture Halloween Shots

In case you guys are in the greater Seattle/PNW, my little Pia and I are doing a segment on New Day Northwest today (Thursday the 16th!) at 11AM. We are talking Halloween with a Caramel Apple Bar, Punch, kid friendly treats and lots of crafts. I will post the video later today here too! One […]

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