Sheet Pan Maple Mustard Chicken with Squash and Brussels Sprouts

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Confession time. I was ravenous as I pulled this dish out of the oven and immediately after taking these photos (which were taken in very poor lighting), like in the time it took bachelor nick to kiss a girl on national television in front of the 24 other girls he’s dating, I forked into it….

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Spiced-Rubbed Flank Steak Tacos with Avocado Crema

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flank steak tacos. we meet again. you’re like that boyfriend i just keep coming back to. if that boyfriend was beautiful and delicious and made me feel happy and content. i guess i don’t really see the problem here. i do not know what it is about them. flank steak tacos, that is, not ex-boyfriends…

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Shrimp Boil

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shrimp. boil. i sometimes day dream entertaining as norman rockwell photos. you know the thanksgiving one? how everyone looks like jolly joe and the hostess is placing the turkey so elegantly in the middle of the table? that’s how i picture meals all the time. but then the reality is that placing the turkey in…

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Flank Steak Salad with Blue Cheese and Arugula

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what question really sets you off? you’re at a cocktail party, or maybe it’s a work event, a client meeting. somewhere where the people don’t know you all that well but you’re forced to make conversation with them and someone asks you that question. and if there isn’t alcohol nearby, you’re in real britney spears 2000 when…

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