Eating In

Sea Salt Caramels Video

I had the great fortune of collaborating with some of my very talented friends on this new video project. DP + editor Arion Doerr, food stylist Chelsea Zimmer, and prop stylist Kira Corbin, with original music by Jim Heffernan. Check it out! My mouth waters just thinking about these caramels…

Healthy One-Pan Meals for Fitness

Healthy One-Pan Meals for Fitness

On the subject of weeknight meals I say: the less clean-up the better. And the cleaner the food, the better (cook at home!) That’s why I’m so into Fitness‘ March food feature which shares great recipes for one-pan meals. I mean, how else do you fit your workout, your work day AND a home-cooked meal […]

Become a Better Cook

Become a Better Cook

Stop by your local newsstand to check out the November double issue of Cooking Light and learn “7 Simple Ways to Become a Better Cook” just in time for the holiday season. There are also some great recipes for things like this Mushroom and Roasted Garlic Risotto. It’s getting chilly outside…

A New Crop of Healthy Cookbooks

A New Crop of Healthy Cookbooks

Over the last year or so I’ve photographed quite the mix of healthy cookbooks and they’re all about to hit the shelves! Reed Alexander, from Nickelodeon’s iCarly, offers family-friendly recipes that have Bill Clinton talking. Radio personality Robin Quivers shares her truly delicious vegan favorites (I want the Chocolate Coconut Mousse right now!) And bloggers […]

In the Last Weeks of Spring

In the Last Weeks of Spring

A couple of weekends ago I ventured up to Cornwall, CT with prop stylist Molly FitzSimons, food stylist Mariana Velasquez, and some of our friends. We made beautiful photographs, celebrated a few birthdays (3, 43, and 83!), and ate some delicious spring foods. Mariana created recipes for leg of lamb, grilled favas, spring vegetable soup […]

Balinese Rice Pancake with Palm Sugar Syrup

Balinese Rice Pancake with Palm Sugar Syrup

Yes, yes, I’m still on a Bali kick. The ubiquity of gluten-free food there made me very happy. Almost as much as coming home with new gluten-free recipes! On our first morning in Penestanan, a village just outside of the town of Ubud, Rebecca and I wandered down our rice field path to discover a […]

New Cookies App

New Cookies App

My newest app with Food Network has arrived just in time for your holiday baking! Check out Smart Cookies! before you settle into any cookie swap plans this year. There are loads of great ideas including some delicious gluten-free and vegan base recipes with inventive variations, the canonical classics and a nice handful of surprises! […]

Homemade Raw Almond Milk

Homemade Raw Almond Milk

I’m currently obsessed with homemade raw almond milk. It’s one of those things that is so worth taking the extra fifteen minutes to make from scratch rather than buying in the store. It’s infinitely more fresh and flavorful and doesn’t contain all the extra stuff that’s added to the commercial brands to stabilize them and […]

New App for Food Network!

New App for Food Network!

I’m really excited to present my first app to the world! I had a great time working on Super Soups!, the inaugural effort in a new series of Food Network apps called Food Network Favorites. The app just went live in the App Store on Friday and trust me, you’re going to want this resource […]

Hot Off the Press: New Cookbook for Chronicle

Hot Off the Press: New Cookbook for Chronicle

My goodness, summer is flying by as usual! Work is always the busiest this time of year and although I’ve been posting on Instagram like crazy (follow me here), I haven’t had a chance to sit for a proper blog post. However today, with an eye toward fall, I am very excited to tell you […]