• Housemade,  Recipe

    Easy Dessert – Jam Crostata

    This dessert is quick to pull together, doesn’t take a ton of ingredients, and makes use of something that plagues many people I know… almost-empty jam jars taking up room in the fridge! Hence, it’s the perfect dessert to whip…

  • Housemade

    little bites

    A few weeks ago, we had a friend over for dinner — there was only one problem. We don’t have enough chairs to all sit at the dining room table, nor did we have a coffee table (we do now!),…

  • Spain,  Travel

    tapas with Kay & José

    Dinner last Friday with Kay & José, our favorite madrileños… From the back of the table, left to right, marinated sardines, mussels with a delicious sauce, empanadas, potato salad, croquetas (ham), ham & cheese, tortilla, fried peppers, stuffed olives, AMAZING…

  • Housemade,  Recipe

    dinner party apps

    I know… I haven’t blogged in a long time. It’s been (yikes!) over a month. I’ve been making/eating good food in the meantime but haven’t had time to write so much as a paragraph about what I’ve been cooking. In…

  • Housemade

    Mo-chimi or churri-jo?

    A friend was staying at our house last weekend, and I whipped up a dinner in celebration of her moving back to VT. It was the first grilling of the season for me (at least on our grill), and here’s…