• Food
  • Quick Pickled Cherries

    Pickled Cherries in Jar

    “Cherries of the night are riper Than the cherries pluckt at noon” – From “Cherry-Time” by Robert Graves Fresh cherries are one of the addictive pleasures of summer. Sweet and shiny with just enough meatiness to sink your teeth into, they are easy to devour by the bowl. Still, with the abundance of cherries on […]

  • Living
  • No Eggs Before Noon

    Eggs Benedict

    For a new relationship or simply the day, the beginning is important. The hook. The tone. One thing that will not hook me into a beautiful morning is a plate full of eggs. Sure, I love a delicious eggs Benedict, but it struck me while breaking a gorgeous yolk that my eggs are never on […]

  • Food
  • Marinated Flank Steak

    Marinated Flank Steak

    Many people pass over flank steak in the market, fearing its reputation as a tough, difficult to cook cut. This is a huge mistake, as it has a rich beef flavor that is so satisfying once you know how to unlock it properly. The key to tender slices is a long marinade time followed by […]

  • Drinks
  • Berry Iced Tea

    Berry Iced Tea

    When you’re headed for the road (beach trip!) or it’s too early in the day for cocktails, you still need something summery in hand. Drinks should be fresh and festive even when they are non-alcoholic. During these long, scorching days, we wind up drinking more now than any other time of year. We also have […]