5 Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Food-Loving Dads Everywhere

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
5 Father's Day Gift Ideas for Food-Loving Dads Everywhere Blog Post

A good bottle of red wine, a perfectly cooked steak and a lot of laughter—this is my dad's request for Father's Day gift ideas. In addition, I've found a few other Father's Day gift ideas any food-loving dad would be happy to receive.

Sansaire Sous Vide Machine, $199

Sansaire Sous Vide Machine

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A Food-Lover’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Friday, May 5th, 2017
A Food-Lover's Mother's Day Gift Guide Blog Post

Figuring out what to give my mom for a Mother's Day gift used to be easy. When I lived close to her, I'd always cook up one of her favorites—black-and-white cookies, a roast chicken and risotto, homemade cheese crackers—then grab a card, arrange some flowers and call it a day. But ever since moving 800 miles from home, I find I need to do a little more planning. Since she loves to cook and eat as much as I do, here are a few of my favorite food-related gifts that I think any mom will enjoy.

This Chalkboard Wall Planter Lets You Grow Edible Art That Looks Good AND Tastes Good

Monday, February 27th, 2017
This Chalkboard Wall Planter Lets You Grow Edible Art That Looks Good AND Tastes Good Blog Post

Wall Planter (Williams Sonoma)

Kick off the spring growing season with this living wall in your kitchen. Research shows that indoor plants may help brighten your mood, reduce stress and clean the air too. All you need is a sunny window.

57 Delicious & Healthy Ways to Use Leftover Chicken

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
57 Delicious & Healthy Ways to Use Leftover Chicken Blog Post

Roasting a whole chicken has always been one of my favorite meal-prep tips—cook once and you'll have dinner tonight plus more for meals all week. I've even made it part of my regular Sunday routine. Trust me, it's easy!

6 Sensational Cheese Toasts to Pair with Everything

Friday, September 30th, 2016
6 Sensational Cheese Toasts to Pair with Everything Blog Post

Don't worry, good ol' grilled cheese, we still love you. But sometimes we want to shake things up a bit. Welcome cheese toast, aka an open-faced grilled cheese or tartine. No need for a frying pan or spatula-cheese toasts can be thrown together with whatever you have in the fridge or pantry.