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Creamed Summer Corn (and a new addition!)

Creamed Summer Corn (and a new addition!)

Hi everyone! As you probably guessed, I’ve been a bit busy with our new addition. Olivia Camero Ainslie made her debut on Saturday, June 18th at 10:29 PM. She was [...]

July 13, 2011 × 20 comments

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Pesto Power Salad

Pesto Power Salad

Sometimes you crave Mac & Cheese. The good, homemade kind made with bechamel and extra sharp cheddar and topped with buttery breadcrumbs. That’s what I had this weekend. It was [...]

June 7, 2011 × 21 comments

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Peach & Radish Salad

Peach & Radish Salad

I wish I could take credit for this recipe, but I am sad to say that I cannot. I’ve mentioned before that Michael’s Genuine is my favorite spot for brunch. [...]

May 24, 2011 × 8 comments

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Potato & Kale Gratin

Potato & Kale Gratin

Do any of you watch Modern Family? I don’t watch a whole lot of TV, but it’s one of the few shows I make sure to DVR. Phil is one [...]

March 8, 2011 × 17 comments

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Rustic Spinach and Cornmeal Soup

Rustic Spinach and Cornmeal Soup

So I hear that it’s cold and rainy up north, and that can only mean one thing. Soup weather! It may still be in the 80′s down here, but we’re [...]

October 5, 2010 × 16 comments

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Roasted Root Vegetables w/ Feta & Pumpkin Seeds

Roasted Root Vegetables w/ Feta & Pumpkin Seeds

Me and beets? We didn’t always get along. I didn’t like how they were dark and mushy and tasted of tin. You see, I had never had the pleasure of [...]

September 30, 2010 × 14 comments

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Fettuccine with Arugula Olive Pesto & Shrimp

Fettuccine with Arugula Olive Pesto & Shrimp

Last week was Tom’s birthday and I was so darn busy that I did not make a darn thing for him. Not even his morning smoothie or his cup of [...]

September 21, 2010 × 7 comments

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Nicaraguan-style Repochetas (Quesadilla-Tacos)

Nicaraguan-style Repochetas (Quesadilla-Tacos)

A few weeks ago, we went over to my friend Meli’s new house for a tour and some quality time by the pool with our puppies. Her husband Augi is [...]

September 8, 2010 × 16 comments

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Angry Potatoes! (Patatas Bravas)

Angry Potatoes! (Patatas Bravas)

I am a lover of all things carbohydrate – bread, pasta, rice, potatoes – they all have a special place in my heart (and my stomach). I shudder at the [...]

July 27, 2010 × 14 comments

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Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Peanut & Lime Tahini Dressing

Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Peanut & Lime Tahini Dressing

There used to be a time when I was not such a big fan of sweet potatoes. I think this has everything to do with that insipid sweet potato casserole [...]

July 14, 2010 × 12 comments

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Apple & Poppy Seed Coleslaw

Apple & Poppy Seed Coleslaw

If you read last week’s post about my quest for summer potluck recipes, then you’ll understand where I’m coming from here. This summer’s been chock-full of BBQs and potlucks and [...]

July 12, 2010 × 9 comments

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Zucchini Blossom & Mozzarella Baked Eggs

Zucchini Blossom & Mozzarella Baked Eggs

If I could eat one thing for breakfast for the next year, it would be Zucchini Blossom & Mozzarella Baked Eggs. I don’t know what it is about zucchini flowers [...]

June 9, 2010 × 14 comments