low angle shot of the peanut sauce noodles with a hand lifting noodles with chopsticks.

Thai Peanut Sauce Noodles

Thai Peanut Sauce Noodles is one of the dishes I could eat every day and never get tired of it. It is a quick, easy, delicious vegetarian meal with tons … Read more

pasta with fuyu persimmons and goat cheese in a bowl

Fuyu Persimmons and Goat Cheese Pasta

Fuyu persimmons are almost too gorgeous to eat. Bright orange and shiny, they hang from their branches like holiday ornaments, brightening the gray fall skies.

Moroccan Baked Lima Beans with Tomato, and Feta

Moroccan Baked Lima Beans

Some time ago I was having a drink with a friend at Aziza, a swanky Moroccan restaurant in San Francisco, when the description of a tantalizing-looking lima bean appetizer caught … Read more

Carrot Soup Recipe from my Aunt Hilda

A few months ago I embarked on a mission I’d been thinking about tackling for years: writing my family history. I’d always been curious about exactly where my ancestors were … Read more