Posted in August 2012

CSA Experiment #3: Farro with Squash & Pesto

CSA Experiment #3: Farro with Squash & Pesto

Oh the squash, those sneaky little buggers. Two hid out in the bottom of the CSA box, narrowly escaping becoming part of that amazing gratin I finished for lunch today. When I discovered them, I was a bit stumped. As I mentioned previously, I’m not the biggest fan of squash always. And when I found … Continue reading

Slippy Sloppy Joes

Slippy Sloppy Joes

After recovering (somewhat) from my epic OSL/Birthday/Wedding combo weekend, Monday dinner needed to step up its game. I was still feeling pretty lazy, but when my boyfriend suggested we make sloppy joes (we’ve been talking about it for months), I didn’t balk. I was only dogged briefly by the thought of “do you remember what you ate … Continue reading

The Grub of SF Outside Lands 2012

The Grub of SF Outside Lands 2012

SF Outsidelands is an amazing weekend of music, art, food, and drink. We ate a lot, drank a bit, and listened to a ton of music…all in all, a great weekend filled with many of my favorite things. I am writing about the food primarily as a note to self on things I’d love to … Continue reading

Smoked Paprika Roasted Chicken with Veggies

Smoked Paprika Roasted Chicken with Veggies

One of the dinners that has become standard for Sundays has been roasted bone-in, skin-on chicken breasts. They are so simple, so delicious, and so perfect for Sunday dinner. The typical version involves roasting them with thin slices of Meyer lemon stolen from my parents’ tree on top…but that will be another recipe for another … Continue reading