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a good food day

This passage from Marco Canora’s brilliant new cookbook, A Good Food Day: Reboot Your Health with Food That Tastes Great sounded so familiar to Danny, after 2 decades of being a restaurant chef, that he…

like sisters, really

If you’re in New York City, take a trip to the East Village. In a tiny sliver of a storefront on the north side of East 10th Street is Jennifer’s Way Bakery. Go hungry. I’ve been…

a gift, this city

After I wrote here last, sighing into the satisfaction of being home, we went flying off again. It wasn’t planned. We only found out a few days before we left that we were headed to New York City…

Mediterranean Paleo Cooking

 Want to have brunch with us at our kitchen studio on Vashon this Sunday? To sign up for the event at Brown Paper Tickets, just click on this link.  Danny and I just sent in the copy…

GFF magazine

It’s December 1st. At our house, with a very excited and articulate 6-year-old, that’s a big day. Rehearsals for Lucy’s first Nutcracker performances began last week. We put up our tree last night, to the…

times have changed.

It’s not often that Jack Bishop from America’s Test Kitchen stops by to bake biscuits with you. For us, it was a one-of-a-kind experience. (Desmond was only three weeks old when Jack came to see us. And…

Firefly Kitchens fermented foods

“I want some of the pickled carrots, Mama!” Believe it or not, I’ve heard this sentence quite a few times this week. Lucy has developed a true fondness for the sea salt and ginger-pickled carrots…

gluten-free ice cream sandwiches

For awhile there, we were giving you recommendations here, of foods we like and products that arrived at the house that we would buy again. You can see the tab up there, the one that…

gluten-free in airports

When the airplane’s wheels left the land, I looked over to see Lu’s eyes wide. Danny and I both smiled. She has been on a lot of airplane trips, this kid, but not in awhile.…

The Good Bean/Free From Gluten

We have a new favorite snack around here. Roasted chickpeas. You can roast chickpeas on your own, of course. We have. It’s not that hard. However, since we found The Good Bean, we haven’t roasted any…