Food

Green Pea, Millet & Mint Fritters

Elsa planted a few pea seeds in pots that we placed in our kitchen window a couple of weeks ago. It has turned out to be a fun little project as they have been growing rapidly and she has been measuring them every morning. Isac was very intrigued by the part where you water the seeds and has been...

Facing Stewie, the Cat

Last month, I had to put down my chihuahua mix, Clifford. It was the hardest thing I've ever done. I had adopted Clifford four and half years ago after finding him, a terrified, mangled, 8 year-old creature, hiding amongst some chickens at a dinky shelter in Brooklyn. Clifford spent our first twelve hours together maiming...

Add a Bit of Butter to Your Yolks for Super Creamy Deviled Eggs

I don’t mind a fancy deviled egg, but at heart I am a bit of a purist. Mayo, mustard, maybe a little pickle brine or relish, and some paprika are really all you need. But even I am excited about the idea of adding a bit of soft butter to the filling.Developed by Virginia...

9 Helpful Tips To Avoid Weight Gain on a Cruise

My family and I just returned from a 10-day cruise aboard the new Carnival Vista which started in Barcelona and ended in Athens. What an incredible experience sailing and eating my way through the Mediterranean. Like most people, gaining weight on a cruise is incredibly easy. I put on 5 pounds during my first...

Turkey Stuffed Peppers

I love stuffed peppers stuffed with just about anything, but these turkey stuffed peppers filled with ground turkey and brown rice, seasoned with cumin and spices and topped with cheese are my favorite! (more…)

Summer Aubergine Rolls

Hi friends, today we are sharing a dinner recipe that we prepared over the weekend. Some of you might recognize these aubergine rolls as they are a summery version of our Involtini di Melanzane recipe. It has always been one of our favorites and there is also a winter version of it in our Green Kitchen Travels cookbook. This one...

KitchenAid Finally Made a Smaller Mixer For Your Cramped Kitchen – Here's the First Discount

KitchenAid Mini, $280Owning a KitchenAid is a rite of passage for anyone that likes to cook and bake, but if you don’t have a ton of counter space to spare, they can take up more space than they’re worth. Luckily, a new, smaller KitchenAid model recently hit the market, and Amazon’s offering the first...

Make This Delicious Four-Minute Lemon Cake In Your Microwave

A deliciously light and citrusy lemon cake doesn’t have to take a ton of time in a hot oven to bake. This lemon cake takes about four minutes, and you can make the whole thing in four minutes using nothing but your microwave. It’s about as simple as it gets.You’ll need some things you...

failproof crêpes + a crêpe party

I know what most people think of crêpes — they’re difficult, they require planning ahead, they’re fussy (coughFrench), they rip easily, the first one always goes in the trash — but I respectfully disagree, especially about that last bit (it goes in the nearest mouth). In fact, I think think that a great big...

Damning Report Reveals Palm Oil’s Human Cost

  Palm oil: useful and ubiquitous, it also happens to be one of the most destructive ingredients on the planet.   The industry has been linked to mass animal die-offs, widespread razing of rainforests, displacement of indigenous communities, climate change and pollution. Now, according to a new report, the palm oil industry may also be guilty of...

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