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  • Two full martini glasses sit atop a rusted metal tray on top of a weathered wooden table top. The martini glasses are clear at the top and gold at the bottom of the glass and down the stem. Each martini has a slice of pear that has been bruleed floating in it. In the background there is a wire metal basket filled with green pears and in between the martini glasses is a yellow and white tea towel.
    Roasted Pear Martini
    anemptytextlline
    Full disclosure, this Roasted Pear Martini might just become your go-to celebratory sipper for fall! I've had my favor...
  • A weathered wooden table top has another wood board laid across it. On top of the wood board is a vintage blue and white plate with a Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake on top. There is a small sauce spot with a wooden handle that has caramel inside of it. There are white dessert plates and silver forks on the table as well as linen napkins.
    Gluten Free Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake
    anemptytextlline
    Is there really anything better than a caramel covered slice of cake? I think not. This Gluten Free Caramel Apple...
  • On top of a weathered wooden table is a skillet filled with a collard green and potato hash. The skillet has 3 perfectly cooked eggs with bright yellow yolks that are nestled in the greens and potatoes. There is a white wooden board on the table with 4 slices of toasted ciabatta bread. There is a small brown bowl with pigment cheese on the side of the skillet and a glass jar filled with broccoli stalk pickles. There are 2 white plates on the table with 2 yellow and white napkins. One place setting has a clear mug of coffee and there is a small clear glass filled with juice next to the other place setting.
    Collard Hash
    anemptytextlline
    You know what I look forward to the most on the weekends? The breakfast we make with our farmer's market finds! Honest...
  • A close up of a sheet pan full of vegetables that have been roasted. There are cauliflower and broccoli florets, red and yellow bell pepper strips, and roasted cashews. Teh sheet pan is garnished with thin slices of green onion, black sesame seeds, chive blossoms, and basil blossoms.
    Sheet Pan Cashew Cauliflower
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    How many times a week do you order takeout? When we lived in Long Beach, CA we ordered takeout a lot more than I would...

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  • Two full martini glasses sit atop a rusted metal tray on top of a weathered wooden table top. The martini glasses are clear at the top and gold at the bottom of the glass and down the stem. Each martini has a slice of pear that has been bruleed floating in it. In the background there is a wire metal basket filled with green pears and in between the martini glasses is a yellow and white tea towel.
    Roasted Pear Martini
    anemptytextlline
    Full disclosure, this Roasted Pear Martini might just become your go-to celebratory sipper for fall! I've had my favor...
  • A weathered wooden table top has another wood board laid across it. On top of the wood board is a vintage blue and white plate with a Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake on top. There is a small sauce spot with a wooden handle that has caramel inside of it. There are white dessert plates and silver forks on the table as well as linen napkins.
    Gluten Free Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake
    anemptytextlline
    Is there really anything better than a caramel covered slice of cake? I think not. This Gluten Free Caramel Apple...
  • On top of a weathered wooden table is a skillet filled with a collard green and potato hash. The skillet has 3 perfectly cooked eggs with bright yellow yolks that are nestled in the greens and potatoes. There is a white wooden board on the table with 4 slices of toasted ciabatta bread. There is a small brown bowl with pigment cheese on the side of the skillet and a glass jar filled with broccoli stalk pickles. There are 2 white plates on the table with 2 yellow and white napkins. One place setting has a clear mug of coffee and there is a small clear glass filled with juice next to the other place setting.
    Collard Hash
    anemptytextlline
    You know what I look forward to the most on the weekends? The breakfast we make with our farmer's market finds! Honest...
  • A light brown handmade soup bowl sits on a weathered wooden table top The bowl is filled with Zuppa Toscana soup, which is a creamy soup made from potatoes, sausage, and kale. There is an antique silver spoon in the bowl. The corner of a rustic chopping board is in the bottom left corner of the image.
    Zuppa Toscana Soup
    anemptytextlline
    The weather shifted last week and for a brief couple of days it started to feel like the first little twinges of fall ...
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  • Two full martini glasses sit atop a rusted metal tray on top of a weathered wooden table top. The martini glasses are clear at the top and gold at the bottom of the glass and down the stem. Each martini has a slice of pear that has been bruleed floating in it. In the background there is a wire metal basket filled with green pears and in between the martini glasses is a yellow and white tea towel.
    Roasted Pear Martini
    anemptytextlline
    Full disclosure, this Roasted Pear Martini might just become your go-to celebratory sipper for fall! I've had my favor...
  • A red drink in a clear glass with ice cubes and slices of strawberries floating in it. Teh glass is on top of a wooden board that is placed on a grey kitchen counter and there are sliced berries next to the drink
    Strawberry Pink Peppercorn Mocktail
    anemptytextlline
    If you could bottle the flavor of summer and sip on it all season long it would most definitely taste like this Strawb...
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  • A light brown handmade soup bowl sits on a weathered wooden table top The bowl is filled with Zuppa Toscana soup, which is a creamy soup made from potatoes, sausage, and kale. There is an antique silver spoon in the bowl. The corner of a rustic chopping board is in the bottom left corner of the image.
    Zuppa Toscana Soup
    anemptytextlline
    The weather shifted last week and for a brief couple of days it started to feel like the first little twinges of fall ...
  • Italian soup with beans, pasta, and kale
    Pasta e Fagioli Soup
    anemptytextlline
    This post is sponsored by Zoup! and we received compensation and product in exchange for it. Opinions are always our o...
  • Vegan Tortilla Soup with an Autumn Twist
    anemptytextlline
    I know I should probably be posting the recipe to some elaborate Thanksgiving dish today, but honestly all I can t...
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    I am still reeling over here from our Day of the Dead feast with our friends Kate and Aida! The flowers, the food, t...

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