Monthly Archives: May 2017

Crunchy Peanut Butter Toasts with Banana and Cacao Nibs

(SPOILER ALERT) I was watching an episode of “Twin Peaks” yesterday where Special Agent Dale Cooper and Harry, the Twin Peaks’ chief of police, go into the town diner. They’re about to leave when a waitress asks them if they … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rhubarb Breakfast Crisp

I bought some strawberries and rhubarb at the Tower Grove Farmers’ Market on Saturday and I debated about what to make with them. I thought about muffins or hand pies. Then, I thought of breakfast crisp. One of my favorite … Continue reading

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Spirulina Smoothie Bowl with Hemp Hearts and Chia Seeds

Sometimes I find myself at a breakfast crossroads. I’m craving a pain au chocolat or peanut butter banana toast. Then, I wake up in the morning and realize that I have an abundance of spinach, spirulina, and avocado, so I … Continue reading

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Roasted Apricots with Greek Yogurt and Blueberries

I’d like to interrupt this strawberry news cycle to tell you about one of the best breakfasts I’ve ever had in my life. I bought three apricots the other day at the grocery store because they were on sale and … Continue reading

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Kale Salad with Strawberries, Avocado, and Goat Cheese

I made this salad the night that I got back from berry picking in Illinois. I bought the kale and strawberries at the farm and it made a huge difference. The ingredients were fresh and for a second, I forgot … Continue reading

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Strawberry Pistachio Galette

I’m going to be coming at you with A LOT of strawberry recipes the next few days. You’ve been warned. Yesterday morning I drove out to Belleville, Illinois, to pick strawberries at Eckert’s. I used to go there when I … Continue reading

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Strawberry Season, and a Chia Pudding Jar

I almost forgot that it was strawberry season. Then I saw a blog post by a local chef talking up the strawberries at a local farm. Yesterday, I found the nearest farmers’ market and bought my first supply. Strawberry season is … Continue reading

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