August 2011

My Favorite Bolognese

by Sara on August 18, 2011

pasta bolognese

It’s time to toot my own horn. When the end of the heat wave seemed near, I had a craving. I wanted cool weather comfort food, and only pasta bolognese would do. I suppose Ina is also partly to blame, since I had just watched her episode for Weeknight Bolognese, and pasta just sounded GOOD. [...]

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Oven-Roasted Sweet Corn

by Sara on August 15, 2011

roasted corn

One of my favorite parts of summer is sweet corn. It’s the only time during the year I’ll eat corn. For a reason I can’t quite explain, I only like corn when it’s still on the cob. Frozen corn in a bag? In my world, that’s an ice pack. (Don’t even mention canned corn to [...]

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Coconut and Beef Curry with Noodles

by Sara on August 9, 2011

coconut & beef curry

Sometimes I have to go back through my pictures to realize I’ve made many things I’ve yet to post. Often these are very un-fancy meals where I snap a few quick pictures in the kitchen, without bothering with lighting, props, my DSLR… But that doesn’t mean this food isn’t worthy, that people aren’t interested in [...]

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Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

by Sara on August 5, 2011

afternoon tea & cookies

For several weeks, I had an intense cookie craving. Not just any cookie, but a chewy cookie bursting with chocolate and a hint of caramel flavor. I figured the easiest way to get that combination would be to modify a current recipe. So I looked to my go-to recipe for chocolate chip cookies, and thought [...]

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