Butternut Squash Pie - a savory puff pastry pie filled with roasted butternut squash, shallots, radicchio, and feta cheese!

Butternut Squash Pie with Shallots, Radicchio, and Feta

Between last week’s pumpkin sheet cake, this fall harvest salad, and today’s savory butternut squash pie, we’ve pretty much covered it all this past week. ...

Fall Harvest Salad Recipe

Fall Harvest Salad

Chicago got its first taste of crisp, cool weather in the last week and I’ve officially been bitten by the autumn ingredient bug. Let’s start...

Pumpkin Sheet Cake with Spiced Cream Cheese Frosting. A rich, decadent fall cake!

Pumpkin Sheet Cake with Spiced Cream Cheese Frosting

Does the internet really need another pumpkin sheet cake recipe? Probably not, but I’m forging ahead and bringing you one regardless! Sheet cakes are unfussy, practical, and...

10 Recipes to Make This Fall - Middle Eastern Spatchcocked Chicken

10 Recipes to Make This Fall

Hello! I’m breaking the radio silence! After entertaining my parents in Chicago the other weekend, I came down with the worst cold last week. Like, I...

Tuna Pasta

Tuna Pasta with Capers and Parsley (with video!)

This post is brought to you by Bella Portofino. Today’s tuna pasta hails from my early childhood days. I’ve always loved it, but my...

Chorizo and Potato Hash Eggs Benedict with Cilantro Hollandaise

Chorizo Hash Eggs Benedict with Cilantro Hollandaise

More than five years ago, during my second week of professional culinary school, I made my very first eggs benedict from scratch. I arrived to my...

Banana Walnut Bread - a healthy banana bread made with whole grains, unrefined sugar, and coconut oil! Topped with a spiced walnut butter.

Banana Walnut Bread

This delicious banana walnut bread is made with 100% whole grain flour, coconut (or avocado) oil, naturally sweetened with maple syrup, and loaded with...

Arashiyama Bamboo Forest Kyoto

Kyoto Travel Guide

As I mentioned in my Tokyo travel guide, our trip to Japan left its mark on me. Despite not speaking any of the language, I...

Everyday Chickpea Curry- this VEGETARIAN curry comes together in less than 30 minutes!

Everyday Chickpea Curry

This vegetarian easy chickpea curry comes together in less than 30 minutes and is made with basic pantry ingredients. Here with an weeknight dinner...

Spicy Tuna Onigiri - traditional Japanese onigiri filled with spicy Bella Portofino tuna.

Spicy Tuna Onigiri

Homemade Onigiri – learn how to make homemade nigiri with this simple tuna onigiri recipe!  This post is brought to you by Bella Portofino....