Grilled Rosemary Chicken w/ Quick Sautéed Cherries, Fennel, & Arugula

On a scale of 1 – on fire, how atrociously hot are you today?

Grilled Rosemary Chicken w/ Quick Sautéed Cherries, Fennel, & Arugula

NYC is absolutely boiling right now, oppressing it’s already irritable citizens with thick, swampy air and a heat index that makes the atmosphere look like trippy, Dali-inspired waves.  Somehow I’m managing to not completely burst into flames, but that could change at any minute.  So before I spontaneously combust, let’s eat some chicken with cherries, shall we?

Pepper & Parmesan Biscuits w/ Sun-dried Tomato Whipped Mascarpone

Pepper & Parmesan Biscuits with Sun-dried Tomato Whipped Mascarpone

These beauties right here?  One of my favorite recipes ever. Yes, ever.  It’s a big statement, I know, but just one look at these gorgeous little biscuits and I think you can understand why....

Small Batch Rosemary Pesto w/ Creamy Aged Manchego

Small Batch Rosemary Pesto with Creamy Aged Manchego

There’s something particularly lovely about small batch dishes. Whether you’re making them for two or just for you, small batches feel personal, purposeful, and completely authentic.  Small batches aren’t for impressing a crowd or participating...

Sweet Berry & Grilled Peach Toasts with Crushed Pistachios, Honey, Mascarpone, & Mint

Sweet Berry & Grilled Peach Toasts w/ Crushed Pistachios, Honey, Mascarpone, & Mint

It’s safe to say that I’m a bona fide toast enthusiast. The art of smearing, layering, and topping crispy sheets of bread into endlessly appealing combinations is a process that I revel in quite unabashedly.  It’s not...

Extra Crispy Vegan Sugar Cookies

Extra Crispy Vegan Sugar Cookies

Sometimes life demands the extra crispy crunch of a cookie. Crumbs cascading down your shirt, a thin-film of buttery shine on your face, two hands stacked high with sugary goodness – Is there really anything...

Raspberry-Basil Skillet Jam

20 Minute Raspberry-Basil Skillet Jam

I know, I can barely believe it myself. I made JAM.  A fruit preserve!  A totally rustic, on-the-farm kinda thang that this urban chick never thought she would dare to dabble with.  But here...

Quick & Easy Panzanella Pasta Salad w/ Italian Vinaigrette & Shaved Pecorino

Quick & Easy Panzanella Pasta Salad w/ Italian Vinaigrette & Shaved Pecorino

Today is going to be one of those sweltering, sticky, unbearably hot summer days. When New York City gets this warm, it’s a special kind of torture only us tenured urbanites can truly appreciate....