Recipes

Nutty Noodles

August 6, 2014
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Mazen loves noodles. I love nut butter. Matt loves soba noodles. So this recipe was born to make the whole family happy! Matt has been coming home from work at about 5pm and taking Mazen to the park for a little post-nap playtime (Mazen has been taking crazy long naps these days!). This gives me […]

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Summery Pasta Salad

July 4, 2014
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Happy 4th!! If you need a last minute picnic dish, this one is a good one. Pasta salads are my go-to picnic food. They are easy to assemble, pack up and eat on the go. They’re also very easy to customize! This one features fresh garden veggies and herbs, prepared pesto we froze last year, […]

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Avocado Party In My Mouth

June 18, 2014
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 This post is sponsored by Avocados From Mexico Yep, ALL the avocados in Mexico wanted to sponsor a post on KERF! How excited am I when I open up my avocado and find buttery green perfection? Avocados From Mexico asked me to create a summery salad to celebrate the humble feisty avocado. From side salads […]

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Spicy Shrimp Salads

June 5, 2014
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Matt and I love shrimp. And cooked pineapple. And salads. And Rocky Mountain Sriracha! So on a weeknight when we had the ingredients on hand, we created this shrimp bowl that was too fun to not write down. We started with lettuce from the garden. This was part of ‘salad week’ where every night we […]

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Shrimp On The Barbie

May 19, 2014
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This post is sponsored by The Shrimp Council ‘Twas a warm spring evening. The air smelled of charcoal and was dotted with bits of pollen. Matt and Mazen were chasing Pumpkin the Cat around our yard, and I was putting the last few pieces of pineapple on shrimp kebobs. After a few minutes on the […]

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Quick + Easy Tostadas

April 18, 2014
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Long time, no recipe! I’m working on that : ) This was one of those recipes that I dreamed up on the spot, hence the lack of planning as usual. It was the end to a long weekend, and I had a pack of corn tortillas in our fridge that needed to be used up, […]

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Ella’s Pottery + A Chicken Recipe

February 26, 2014
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A year and a half ago my friend Meredith was married in the beautiful Virginia countryside. The wedding welcome bags included a beautiful mug made by Meredith’s Aunt Ella, who we got to know over the course of the wedding weekend. Ella and I talked about how she could get her pottery business online. A […]

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