Simple Sushi (You can do this!)

I used to be really afraid to try making sushi at home.  There were so many things that could go wrong.  I could roll the sushi the wrong way and end up with a huge mess.  I could cut the sushi the wrong way and end up with a huge mess.  I could buy the wrong kind of fish and hospitalize myself and Oliver.  But I decided to get over my fear and just give it a try. Continue reading “Simple Sushi (You can do this!)”

Simple Pineapple Salsa

I think I’m starting to run into some of the real adventures of being a blogger.  The blog completely crashed the other night, and naturally I panicked.  Am I a real blogger now that I’ve experienced my first big technical difficulty??  Oliver got to work on solving the problem  Continue reading “Simple Pineapple Salsa”

Garlic Oregano Flatbread Pizza Crust

I was absent from the blog (and the kitchen) last week because I was working a children’s camp and, therefore, eating camp food.  My favorite food to eat at camp is biscuits with chocolate gravy, which is a staple I’d love to introduce into my everyday menu.  I’m holding off on experimenting with a recipe for now though because Continue reading “Garlic Oregano Flatbread Pizza Crust”

Summer Veggie Tortellini Salad

Happy June, y’all!  It’s (basically) summer, and we just got back last night from a long weekend at the beach.  We always eat most of what’s in the fridge before we head out of town so nothing goes to waste while we’re gone, but unfortunately that means arriving to a nearly empty kitchen after vacation.  Last night Continue reading “Summer Veggie Tortellini Salad”