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Middle Eastern Stuffed Pitas 1

Middle Eastern Stuffed Pitas

  Spring has absolutely sprung in Maryland.  With the rhododendron and azaleas blooming and the kids playing outside, this is […]


Ending the Plastic Baggie Blues

I estimate (conservatively) that I have packed more than 1,600 sandwiches in Solomon and Celia’s lunchboxes since they first started […]


Spinach Bacon Penne Pasta

Most nights I have to keep things simple when  I cook at home for my family, especially on a busy […]

Chicken Caesar Salad 2

Caesar Salad with Chicken

My family can attest to why Caesar salad is the most popular salad in the U.S. The creamy, garlicky dressing […]

Baked Sweet Potatoes

Baked Sweet Potatoes

  Baked potatoes are so much fun because we each get to enjoy our own little side dish, meal or […]


Make Your Own Sushi Rolls

I introduced my husband Andrew to sushi on one of our first dates more than 20 years ago, and he’s […]


Strawberry Spinach Salad

I love Spring weather in Seattle.  Cherry blossoms are appearing on fruit trees everywhere in pretty shades of pale pink.  […]