Adventures, Cooking, Food Exploring, london, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Food Exploring :: Cottage Pie with Winter Lager

Over the last few years, I’ve been on a number of adventures around the world that have opened my eyes and inspired me to think in different ways. A lot of these adventures have inspired valuable lessons that have stuck with me, and others have inspired recipes as well! That gave me the idea to… Continue reading Food Exploring :: Cottage Pie with Winter Lager

Recipes, Cooking, Winter Recipes

Easy Four Ingredient Beef Chili

Sometimes in our lives, we need the complex and artful recipes, where ingredients are individually parsed and sauteed in butter and bourbon before being carefully assembled in a way that brings out the nuances of their flavor. Other times, we're exhausted just typing that sentence and we just want to throw a bunch of stuff… Continue reading Easy Four Ingredient Beef Chili

Cooking, Fall Recipes, Recipes, Virginia

Virginia Skillet Cornbread

I never know how to address complicated and potentially emotionally charged issues. Political garbage happens. Living just outside D.C., I feel like while we're not at the epicenter, we're definitely on a fault line for all the garbage infesting the news lately. I spend most of my day mired in it and trying to influence… Continue reading Virginia Skillet Cornbread

Cooking, Fall Recipes, Recipes

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

It's finally that day - that first day back at work! I've been both dreading it and looking forward to it the past couple weeks. I've been craving the mental exercise and social interaction I get at work but hating the idea of losing out on morning cuddles with my baby son, hating the idea… Continue reading Loaded Baked Potato Soup