Banana Bread (8/20/2017) - Buying bananas is stressful.  Luckily, there’s banana bread. Let me explain. I will occasionally crave a banana for breakfast, sometimes two days in a row.  After that, I’m pretty much done with bananas for a while.  Which is problematic when bananas come in bunches of like, 5.  The remaining bananas will sit forlornly on the [...]
Strawberry Peach Crumble Bars (5/24/2017) - I am SO ready for it to start feeling like Spring.  It seems like we keep getting these “teaser” days, where it will be absolutely gorgeous for a day or two, and then there’s penance for that glorious apogee with a week of rain. It could be worse, it could be snowing. Anyways, while the [...]
Easy Marinated Flank Steak (5/15/2017) - I have to be honest, I’m usually not a “steak person.”  Washington D.C. LOVES its steakhouses, but 9 times out of 10, I’m probably ordering salmon.  That being said, every once in a while, I find myself craving red meat, and when the mood strikes, why not indulge? Prepping this marinated flank steak could not [...]
Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars (5/15/2017) - Let’s just talk about that title for a minute. Salted caramel. Chocolate Chip. Cookie. Bars. Frankly I’d understand if you don’t read anything further, and just skip straight to the recipe.  Gooey caramel sandwiched between layers of chocolate chip cookie dough?  What more really needs to be said?  I mean, I could tell you about [...]
Crisp Roasted Potatoes (5/15/2017) -  
Lemon Tart (5/15/2017) -
Tart Crust (5/15/2017) -
Mom’s Potato Salad (4/25/2017) -
Sloppy Joes (4/19/2017) - Dinner at our house is a constant compromise- I am a made-from-scratch kind of girl, whereas The Boyfriend prefers as few steps as possible, with take-out being the ideal.  There’s also a fair amount of waxing nostalgic over certain items that were staples on both of our dinner tables growing up – frozen veggies and [...]