Gluten Free

Gluten Free Cheat Sheet

May 8, 2015

Yeah, umm… if you didn’t figure it out by now this blog is done. C’est fini. Just one last thing to add, a summary of the past few years of blogging. What did I gain from it? Well, some awesome friends, for one. Some fun adventures, and a community of other like-minded people that like talking about food. […]

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Where Thou Art, That is Home

June 2, 2014

“Where thou art, that is home” – Emily Dickinson It is said that home is where the heart is – and that having a home is not about the perfect HGTV worthy historic colonial with an impeccably manicured lawn, but rather about having a sense of place, security, and comfort, especially in the company of […]


Buckwheat Scallion Pancakes

March 17, 2014
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Happy St. Paddy’s Day! This month marks 6 years since I created this blog, and 5 years since I began using a DSLR camera and started learning photography (Ok, actually I got my first DSLR about 6 months before that as a wedding gift, but it literally took me several months to figure out how […]


A Trip to the Orchard – Swedish Apple Pie

January 14, 2014
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I always look forward to going back to the States for the holidays, especially for being able to reconnect with family and friends – we cook, we laugh, we watch our little ones with pride as we see them interact and grow – but really, it’s the coming together that is most important. One of […]


My Brother-In-Law’s BBQ Ribs

December 12, 2013
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I never know what to expect when we make these big trips back home to see family. How will the baby handle the 8+ hr plane ride over the ocean? Will she get into a normal-enough sleep schedule okay after a 6 hr time zone shift? Will she make the connection that even though she’d […]


Prosciutto wrapped turkey roulade

November 15, 2013
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Despite coming from a family that cooks regularly and enjoys cooking and preparing food as much as eating it at the table together, I never really learned how to cook during my childhood. I have many memories of my mom decorating some of the most elaborate birthday cakes for my sister and myself, which to […]