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Ukrainian Pyrizhky

  Happy August! Where has summer gone? Our garden has been sucking up all that wonderful sunshine and rain to produce a gorgeous array of lettuces, peas, tomatoes, herbs, and other green things. While gardening takes a lot of love, work and care, it’s so nice to have fresh veggies …

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Rhubarb Frangipane Tarts

Happy June! How is it that we are nearly halfway through 2016 already? It’s been a great year so far, both personally and professionally for me. I’m in a wonderful relationship with someone who makes my life bright and warm every day. I have a great group of friends in …

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Squid Ink Pasta

In the summer of 2011, I embarked on a Eurotrip, capping off one splendid year living abroad in Sweden. I had the chance to visit friends in their respective countries and experience new places I had only dreamed of walking through. During the Italy leg of the trip, I had …