Harvest Equinox Cake

Harvest Equinox Cake

For the entire summer, I have luxuriated in the most amazing organic carrots—quite the treat at the farmers market because carrots are not usually plentiful, organic or not. Carrots take up lots of garden space and can grow in really wonky shapes and sizes—not at all...
Lemon Corn Muffins with Mulberries and Sage

Lemon Corn Muffins with Mulberries and Sage

My grandma’s lace handkerchief, the one she had in her pocket every Sunday for church.  Her blue hydrangeas next to my sand pile.  Red radishes sliced on white bread with butter and a light sprinkle with salt. Lunchtime at her kitchen table.  The massive climbing tree...
Cheddar Rye Rolls with Stinging Nettles

Cheddar Rye Rolls with Stinging Nettles

I cannot imagine my kitchen without the spirits of my grandma and mom or the voices of my favorite chefs and best friends. In one way or another, they all have inspired, informed and contributed to every recipe I have ever developed. This has never been truer than in...