Journal

So long and thanks for all the fish

A few months into the pandemic, my husband and I realized our studio condo was not working for our marriage or mental health. We needed a backyard, and a space (besides the bathroom) where...

So long and thanks for all the fish

A few months into the pandemic, my husband and I realized our studio condo was not working for our marriage or mental health. We needed a backyard, and a space (besides the bathroom) where...

Carrot Chickpea Dip & Soccas

Carrot Chickpea Dip & Soccas

By Chef Ana Ortiz   CARROT CHICKPEA DIP This hummus-like dip is great on everything. I particularly love it on avocado toast with some fermented veggies on top but if...

Carrot Chickpea Dip & Soccas

By Chef Ana Ortiz   CARROT CHICKPEA DIP This hummus-like dip is great on everything. I particularly love it on avocado toast with some fermented veggies on top but if...

Pineapple Jam

Pineapple Jam

This simple recipe makes the most delicious pineapple jam. I love it on toast with ricotta or swirled in a little plain yogurt. 

Pineapple Jam

This simple recipe makes the most delicious pineapple jam. I love it on toast with ricotta or swirled in a little plain yogurt. 

Buckwheat Manchego Gougères

Buckwheat Manchego Gougères

These gougères are not quite as hollow and crispy as traditional ones made with all-purpose flour. They are a cross between a French gougère, a Brazilian pão de queijo, and...

Buckwheat Manchego Gougères

These gougères are not quite as hollow and crispy as traditional ones made with all-purpose flour. They are a cross between a French gougère, a Brazilian pão de queijo, and...

Grilled Halloumi with Cucumber & Green Grapes

Grilled Halloumi with Cucumber & Green Grapes

A salty, crunchy, tangy, and herbaceous salad that is super quick to put together.

Grilled Halloumi with Cucumber & Green Grapes

A salty, crunchy, tangy, and herbaceous salad that is super quick to put together.

Almond Olive Oil Cake

Almond Olive Oil Cake

This cake has two of the qualities I love most in cake— it gets better as the days go by, and it's great any time of the day— even breakfast. It's dairy...

Almond Olive Oil Cake

This cake has two of the qualities I love most in cake— it gets better as the days go by, and it's great any time of the day— even breakfast. It's dairy...