Vietnamese Pho

Vietnamese Pho

As soon as the weather shows signs of change I start craving soups and lofty stews instead of salads and light, summery pastas. After several days of rain then crisp, cool days last week, my appetite for a warm bowl of pho stirred and I've been excited to bring out my stock pot again. A [...]

Cashew and Date Bites

Cashew and Date Bites

Confession: I have a serious sweet tooth. I would eat ice cream and fudge brownies for breakfast, lunch, and dinner if it was socially acceptable or if I could find any research that says it is even slightly healthy for you (ladies, if we believe it we can achieve it. I’m sure we can find [...]

Honey Roasted Figs

Honey Roasted Figs

  The sunny tides of summer are turning and I'm starting to see signs of fall everywhere. Temperatures are dropping. Pumpkin spice everything is making another comeback. Twilight is coming a little earlier each day. I'm 100% in. A fruit that I admittedly don't each much of but that reminds me of fall is the [...]