Archive for winter






Bitter greens, lentils, beets and prosciutto for a winter-inspired dinner

Bitter green, lentil, beet and prosciutto salad

This past Sunday, I hosted my first cooking class and communal table event at my studio. It was inspired by the Danish word hygge.Hygge.A concept I have heard often this winter in Seattle..."The art of building sanctuary and community, of inviting closeness and paying attention to what makes us feel open hearted and ...




Candied-apple île flottante for a winter-inspired cooking class

Candied-apple île fltotante

Winter hit us with full force in the new year.Not the blizzard, blankets-of-snow kind of winter, but in a very Pacific Northwest way. Drizzle, fog and grey skies. There is ths ghostly beauty to them. Very moody - inducing lots of soup-making and coffee drinking.Hygge, as they say in Denmark.I wanted to also let you ...






My basic granola recipe

Gluten-free granola

This is a post about my basic granola recipe...... or also, about a recipe to make when you have to empty your pantry.Empty your house.We are nearly finished packing. I actually love going through our things and sorting through the essentials. Looking through boxes of memories or small tokens from years past like the baby ...