Wedding Bells

Well friends, this is it! We are getting married on Saturday! I had planned to post another recipe for you this week, but in what’s become classic form for me the past few months, I ran out of time to write it up. I realized when we were on the plane on Tuesday that the… 

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Moroccan-Spiced Roasted Carrot Dip

Moroccan-Spiced Roasted Carrot Dip

So I’ve finally made the acquaintance of harissa. For the last year, I’ve seen other bloggers making delicious spicy recipes with this spice blend I’d never heard of. I kept vowing to try it… then returning to my lazy, familiar ways. But a little tub of it caught my eye at the farmer’s market on… 

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Grandma Jane's Tomato Sandwiches

Grandma Jane’s Tomato Sandwiches

I have a fun retro recipe for you today! My grandma emailed me this recipe almost exactly a year ago, at the height of last year’s tomato season. She has an incredible garden, and her tomatoes were just getting ripe at the time. In typical fashion, I didn’t get around to it in time to… 

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A Week on Martha's Vineyard

A Week on Martha’s Vineyard

Sooo I mentioned earlier in the week that I spent last week on Martha’s Vineyard with my family. Are you ready to be absolutely bombarded with pictures? (Pictures that I shamelessly stole from my dad.) My parents live in the Boston area, and we’ve been going to Martha’s Vineyard for a week every summer for… 

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Heirloom Tomato and Watermelon Salad

Heirloom Tomato and Watermelon Salad

Oh guys, I am beyond predictable. I go on vacation for a week, then I come back and make you salads. Well, I come back and make me salads. And therefore you all get salads, too! So does Nate. Oops. We just got back on Sunday night from a week on Martha’s Vineyard with my family. I’m usually… 

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20 Mouthwatering Summer Tomato Recipes | coffeeandquinoa.com

20 Mouthwatering Summer Tomato Recipes

I say tomato, you say tomahto, but I think we can all agree that it’s a wonderful time of year when they’re ripening in abundance. I wish I were the type of person to have a million tomato plants about to bear fruit in my garden, because there really is nothing better than fresh-picked tomatoes. I… 

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Blackberry Basil Smoothie | coffeeandquinoa.com

Blackberry Basil Smoothies

It’s been a while since we talked about smoothies on this here blog. To be honest, we never got out of the oatmeal habit this summer. Our AC has been blasting, we’ve been obsessed with almond butter and bananas, and I’ve been wayyy too lazy to wash out the food processor… and yes, I make… 

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Cheesy Baked Polenta Fries with Tamarind Ketchup | coffeeandquinoa.com

Cheesy Baked Polenta Fries with Tamarind Ketchup

Today I’m in the mood for a history lesson. Ketchup – wanna know about it? First of all, did you know ketchup originated in Asia? I wondered about this when I picked up a bottle of kecap manis for that peanut sauce I love so much. Kecap… is that like ketchup? Well yes, apparently. Ketchup originally referred… 

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White Bean and Pesto Dip | coffeeandquinoa.com

White Bean and Pesto Dip

Is it weird to have a favorite color to photograph? Because mine is definitely green. Cilantro on guacamole and scallions on tofu, Asparagus with kale and avocado gazpacho, Eggs that use herbs instead of mayonnaise, these are a few of my favorite things! …to see through a lens. Greens always look so fresh, the way… 

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