Vegetables

Dinner

Corn Fritter Tacos with Cucumber and Feta Salsa

In our first book, How to Feed a Family, we had a recipe for Sweet Corn Tostada’s that was born on a hot August day at our summer beach cottage.

Summer

Grilled Chicken with Corn and Black Bean Salad

I’ve lost all control of our routine. We’ve just passed the middle mark of summer vacation (we don’t go back until September 6th) and the strict routine I keep for

Herbs

Chicken Paillard with Basil Avocado Salsa

What do you make when it’s a heat wave? In the summer, when I was a kid, I can so vividly remember my mom having what she called “salad night.”

Fall

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I remember someone telling me when I was pregnant, that along with my own little baby bundle, one of the things I would be taking home with me would be

Picnics & BBQs

Ginger Salmon Burgers

Where’s the border, for you, between worth the effort and way too much work? Obviously this is a highly subjective question and there isn’t a right or wrong answer. I

Herbs

Asian Chicken Salad

I just want to come right out and say how finky I feel calling this salad Asian. There’s no reason to believe this recipe originated anywhere other than a North

Dinner

White Fish and Pea Chowder

I was talking to a friend today and we started complaining about the weather. Normally, during our post drop-off stroll, we  download each other’s upcoming day and compare notes about

Appetizers

Lemon Orzo Soup with Chicken

I’m so happy to be post­ing a new recipe with shots from the lovely Maya Vis­nyei! It’s been way too long. We’ve been hard at work on our cook book for

Seafood

Nicoise Pasta

Here’s what you should do when you don’t know what to make for dinner. Think of a meal you like and then turn it into pasta. I don’t know a

Vegetables

Asparagus Egg Bake

Here are some of the things you’ve heard before on this site. Family meals are important. They keep the bond between parents and kids strong. They help you model good