Mom’s Lemon Oregano Chicken

My mom has been making this recipe for years, and it never fails to impress family and friends. It’s super easy to make and guarantees a delicious and healthy meal. I’m pretty sure she just made it up one day, and boy am I glad that such beautiful thoughts go through her mind. I love […]

Grilled Turkey Avocado Sandwich

Sandwiches are one of the most perfect go-to foods for any meal. They’re quick and easy to make, super versatile, and conveniently portable. My all-time favorite sandwich is the classic PB&J, but I like to change things up and do meat and veggie sandwiches, too. Although there are almost an infinite number of things you […]

Winter Minestrone with Garlic Toast

Although we’ve been having unseasonably warm weather lately here in California (it’s supposed to be in the 70’s all week!), it still gets chilly enough at night to enjoy a warm bowl of soup for dinner. I found this recipe while browsing through Pinterest for inspiration and have been meaning to make it for the […]

Spicy Vegan Chili

With the crazy cold weather in California these last few days, I thought it was the perfect time to make a giant pot of soup. Emily has been busy trying out new soup recipes up in Davis, and she recently sent me this one to try. Neither of us follow a vegan diet, but she […]

John’s Garlic Orange Grilled Chicken

John’s favorite way to cook in the kitchen is spontaneously and without a recipe. He’ll often just open the fridge, pull out some ingredients that look good, and create something new and unplanned for dinner. He also loves to experiment with marinades and rubs for chicken, pork tenderloins, and tri-tip. My favorite of John’s creations […]

Thanksgiving in London

It’s the day before Thanksgiving and I wanted to take a moment to reminisce about where I was spending the holiday last year. I was off in the land of tea and crumpets and although it was the middle of Christmas season in London, my flatmates and I insisted that we celebrate Thanksgiving. We were […]