Monthly Archives: July 2017

Like Home/Comme À La Maison

Like Home/Comme À La Maison is closed for construction this week and I miss them. So I figure now is as good a time as any for me to tell you about them. I read about Like Home right after … Continue reading

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Golden Milk Chia Pudding

I’d never heard of golden milk tea until this past winter, when I saw it on the menu at a local coffee shop. I ordered a golden milk tea latte and it was love at first sip. For those of … Continue reading

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Honey Lavender Ice Cream

The past couple weeks of my life could be known as: “Lavender on Everything.” I’m fine with that. In this installment, I decided to combine honey and lavender in ice cream. It was a test of patience and resolve, because … Continue reading

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Elote with Chili Rub and Cotija Cheese

I used to hate grilled corn. When I was little, my family would go strawberry picking at a local farm during the summer and we’d always get lunch there afterward. My sister would order corn on the cob wrapped in … Continue reading

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Open Face BLT with Heirloom Tomatoes

I’m still thinking about this open face BLT a week later, which probably means I should tell you about it. There are few things in this world that I love more than BLTs. Avocados, deer, and kittens are a few … Continue reading

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Vanilla Lavender Porridge with Blackberry Cream Swirl

I just got confused for a second because I was sipping on rose tea but I was thinking about lavender. ANYWAY. I bought a bunch of lavender at the Lake St. Louis Farmers’ Market last weekend and I used part … Continue reading

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Grilled Naan Pizza with Pesto, Squash Blossoms, and Goat Cheese

Last night I ventured into the world of grilled pizza. Disclaimer: It’s pretty awesome. I’ve been thinking about making this pizza for a while but I didn’t have a grill. Once I eliminated that obstacle, I knew it was time … Continue reading

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