Oven “Sun-Dried” Tomatoes

This homemade sun-dried tomatoes recipe is super easy to make in the oven and irresistibly delicious. Trying to figure out what to do with ...

Famous Cajun Shrimp and Grits

This Cajun shrimp and grits recipe will wow everyone at the table! This recipe really is “world famous” and was blessed by Gordon Ramsey him...

Intentions for the Week:

  Happy Monday, friends! We are now on week 35 of 2019.  Here’s what that week looked like last year for me.  This weekend started with a b...

Sheet Pan BBQ Tofu

This is tofu like you’ve never seen it before. Like, tofu with a spice crust. (YES! THANK YOU!) Tofu that feels worthy of building a meal ...

Easy Peach Cobbler

This peach cobbler recipe has been a long time coming. If you’ve followed the blog for a while, you know that peaches are my favorite part ...

My Everyday Life: Week 34

Here’s what this past week looked like- My Everyday Life Week 34 My husband made me a cappuccino. Thank you, husband. I miss Italy and that ...

Let It Be Sunday, 236!

Hello friends, I have a peach cake recipe burning a hole in my pocket.  It’s a doozy of a blog post and every time I sit down to write it, ...

Quick Pickled Zucchini

Because we’re still trying to put a dent in the zucchini supply, today’s recipe? Quick pickled zucchini. It’s great to have on hand, and all...

Charred Cherry Tomatoes

Over the last two years, Jack and I have found that cherry tomatoes are surprisingly easy to grow. We haven’t had success with everything w...

I LOVE LISTS

I LOVE LISTS Forty is the new forty. Being an Aunt is my favorite. Mini cherry hand pies. Yes, please.  Also, magic halva bars. YUM. Melis...

Ali’s Guide To Mexico City

All of my best tips for where to eat, visit and stay in Mexico City (CDMX). Everyone has their favorite places in the world to visit, and M...

Grilled Summer Squash with Muhammara

*This post was created in partnership with California Walnuts. I’m thrilled to be working with them in 2019 to bring you many recipes that ...