Peach Ginger and Bourbon Iced Tea

#ThirstyThursday preseeeeents: Peach Ginger and Bourbon Ice Tea! Since I have been off the pain meds since this past weekend, I feel like it is ok to dive for a cocktail or two again. I mean, I certainly need a little mental “load off.” I admit that Monday and Tuesday were a low point for […]

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Grilled Thick Cut Pork Chops with Spicy Peach Chutney

Greetings from the couch! I am still hanging out here in the sun lit family room at my moms. My foot is up, and I am just finishing up about 12 hours of Sex and the City Marathon, and gearing up for Fashion Police tonight. Basically I am a bubble head. But I did bake […]

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White Peach and Rose Sorbet

Hey guys. How was your weekend? Obviously I was laying low. The most exciting part was that Pete went and picked up a little scooter for me. Then the girls decorated it with a bunch of bows. As silly as it is- I have to admit that when we took it to the grocery store […]

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Saturday Stuff, Edition 26

Saturday Stuff, edition 26   -Hi Guys! Lets start with the good. Something so excited has been happening behind the scenes and now that it is out in the universe, I can finally share it with you!!! Way back when I was doing all of that elusive “traveling” last Spring and early summer, I was […]

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Spicy White Peach Lemonade

Being a Seattle girl, I have always known how lucky we were to have gorgeous Washington State fruit at our fingertips. In the fall it’s all about apples and in the summer it is stone fruit that charms our taste buds and fills our table. Everything from cherries and apricots in early summer, and now […]

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Grilled Romaine, Prawn, Avocado and Nectarine Salad with Jalapeno Honey Vinaigrette

OMG guys. Rough week. And it’s only Tuesday afternoon. Yesterday afternoon, I did something really, really bad to myself. I was busy in the kitchen and a knife (that I had just had sharpened- what luck!) slipped off the counter and fell blade down and went right through my Nike’s and into the base of […]

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Sweet Corn with Mint Pumpkin Seed Pesto

This weekend was long and filled with too much work. But it was nice to have it capped off with a big family dinner. Everyone has been so busy and traveling this summer, so they have been more rare than usual. But Sunday night we all gathered and made a huge fresh and healthy meal. […]

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Saturday Stuff, edition 25

-So we are back from New York and are still living at my mom and dads house. Oh gosh, my poor parents. This is one of those things where it was supposed to take just a couple weeks and now it’s been almost 2 months. It will either be another week or maybe two weeks. […]

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Quinoa Salad with Mint, Nectarine, Edamame and Peas

We are heading home after a long week of eating, drinking and eating some more. Did I mention that we ate a lot? I just can never help myself here. So now I am just craving getting back on track, with foods like roasted salmon and delicious healthy dishes like this Quinoa Salad with Mint, […]

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Cherry Gin Bramble

Hi guys. I am spending #ThirstyThursday here in New York. It’s our last day, so I am hustling the kids around and squeezing in some last minute work stuff before we head back to Seattle tomorrow. But given the day of the week, I guess I am going to have to have a cocktail too… […]

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