Posts Tagged: magical

/ Erin

Pistachio Shortbread with Lemon Glaze (Vegan and Gluten-Free)/ Superheroes in our midst

We have a friend who comes and lives at our apartment whenever she is in NYC.  We didn’t know her the first time she came.  A mutual friend put us in contact because he knows that my husband and I

/ Erin

Pistachio Shortbread with Lemon Glaze (Vegan and Gluten-Free)/ Superheroes in our midst

We have a friend who comes and lives at our apartment whenever she is in NYC.  We didn’t know her the first time she came.  A mutual friend put us in contact because he knows that my husband and I

/ Erin

Beet Salads with Preserved Lemon (simple, hearty and fancy variations)/ Oven Coven

Back in May, my friend Maria sent out an email to a group of women that began… “Greetings Bombshells: Wanna be part of my living right project? It is tender young grape leaf season in my backyard! Time to make dolmades!  I’m

/ Erin

Beet Salads with Preserved Lemon (simple, hearty and fancy variations)/ Oven Coven

Back in May, my friend Maria sent out an email to a group of women that began… “Greetings Bombshells: Wanna be part of my living right project? It is tender young grape leaf season in my backyard! Time to make dolmades!  I’m

/ Erin

An Aphrodisiac Tart with Fresh Figs, Dark Chocolate and Salted Almond Crust (gluten-free)

Usually when I come up with a new  gluten-free dessert recipe, it takes me a few tries to get it right.  This one turned out perfect right away.   In fact, this may be one of the best things I

/ Erin

An Aphrodisiac Tart with Fresh Figs, Dark Chocolate and Salted Almond Crust (gluten-free)

Usually when I come up with a new  gluten-free dessert recipe, it takes me a few tries to get it right.  This one turned out perfect right away.   In fact, this may be one of the best things I

/ Erin

Crab Apples Pickled in Sherry Vinegar and Five Spice Powder

My Estonian grandmother planted a fruit tree for each of her grandchildren when they were born.  Mine was the crab apple tree.  When I was about seven years old, I asked my grandmother why my tree was the one with

/ Erin

Crab Apples Pickled in Sherry Vinegar and Five Spice Powder

My Estonian grandmother planted a fruit tree for each of her grandchildren when they were born.  Mine was the crab apple tree.  When I was about seven years old, I asked my grandmother why my tree was the one with

/ Erin

Baby Turnip Fairytale- Turnip and Chicken Tagine with Green Olives and Preserved Lemon

I pride myself on loving strong flavours.  I like gamey meat, fishy fish, aged cheese, spice, all things fermented and pickled, bitterness and sourness in my sweetness.  So, I really want to love turnips.  But I just don’t.  I love

/ Erin

Baby Turnip Fairytale- Turnip and Chicken Tagine with Green Olives and Preserved Lemon

I pride myself on loving strong flavours.  I like gamey meat, fishy fish, aged cheese, spice, all things fermented and pickled, bitterness and sourness in my sweetness.  So, I really want to love turnips.  But I just don’t.  I love

Flower and Pheasant Egg Salad

My sister Silvi has been visiting me in New York City.  Usually when she comes to visit,  I work her to exhaustion helping me build puppets for some show or another and then tearfully beg her to extend her trip

Flower and Pheasant Egg Salad

My sister Silvi has been visiting me in New York City.  Usually when she comes to visit,  I work her to exhaustion helping me build puppets for some show or another and then tearfully beg her to extend her trip

/ Erin

Wilted Dandelion Salad with Cured Meats

The mother of my childhood best friend used to make salad from dandelion greens that grew in her yard.  She is one of the most elegant, magical, beautiful women I have ever known.  She read us all of the children’s

/ Erin

Wilted Dandelion Salad with Cured Meats

The mother of my childhood best friend used to make salad from dandelion greens that grew in her yard.  She is one of the most elegant, magical, beautiful women I have ever known.  She read us all of the children’s