Favorite Peanut Sauce for Fresh Thai Rice Salad

    August 17, 2016
    Peanut Sauce + Thai-Style Rice Salad

    We’ve had a REALLY hot summer in Colorado, which means that cooking has been all about throwing something together in a way that skirts around the oven or the stove. This has made any and all efforts to clean out the cabinets a bit more easy and interesting; the tiny jars of dried fruits, small quantities of grains, random pouches of flours and little Ziploc bags of nuts in the freezer are being thrown in the rice cooker, blended up…

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  • Best Peach Shortcakes w/Whipped Mascarpone-Yogurt

    Best Peach Shortcakes w/Whipped Mascarpone-Yogurt

    I was finally sitting still earlier this week, alternating between laying on the couch in the apartment and staring at the ceiling, drinking rosé and flipping through stacks of old Bon Appétit magazines I’ve…

    August 9, 2016
  • Simple Cinnamon Roll Biscuits

    Simple Cinnamon Roll Biscuits

      “The problem is not the problem. Its your attitude about the problem.” – Captain Jack Sparrow I remember many a time, not that long ago, standing at the top of a tricky, loose,…

    July 21, 2016
  • That Light - ChefsCycle Day 2

    ChefsCycle :: Powerful Pedal Strokes for Change

    images courtesy of Davey Wilson The work of a chef is not for the faint of heart. The hours are long, the conditions sometimes uncomfortable; we typically work in very warm spaces, very cold…

    July 15, 2016
  • Blueberry + Nectarine Pie w/Spiced Oatmeal Crumble Top

    Spiced Crumble-Top Blueberry-Nectarine Pie

    I was recently perusing the blogosphere when I came across a new blog from a “budding” triathlete. Sipping my morning coffee, skimmed through her dialog, my eye catching on all of the buzzwords and phrases…

    July 5, 2016
  • Miso + Maple Chia-Oatmeal w/All the Trimmings!

    Miso + Maple Chia-Oatmeal Bowls

    I spent a good bit of time bouncing around Colorado last week w/this crew, riding bicycles, cooking food/eating food and it wasn’t until I was riding in the car back from Aspen, with the…

    June 20, 2016
  • Colors on Bree Street

    Pictures + Places : Cape Town

    Between the lines, behind the bikes, Cape Town is vibrant, complex, beautiful, wild, challenged and charmed and it shifted my perspective on where I am in the world…

    June 9, 2016
  • Raspberry Macaroon Tart

    Raspberry Macaroon Tart

    I’m a rather organized, reasonable and strategic person… with a few specific exceptions: #1: Chocolate chip situations: I don’t measure them. I can’t explain it. Pastry chefs are the “brain surgeons” of the kitchen, required…

    May 16, 2016
  • Mission Avocado Toast

    Mission Avocado Toast

    I packed my suitcase those first days in March, anticipating that I wouldn’t really “come back home” again until today. A lot can happen in two months, and there were many things that didn’t…

    May 5, 2016
  • Caramel Corn Candy Bars

    Milk Chocolate + Caramel Corn Candy Bars

    All the things we do, and say, and think — they’re like little seeds that we plant out in the world. We may not be around to watch them sprout, but oh, be sure…

    April 7, 2016