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Sesame Crusted Tuna with Raw Veggies

When it comes to hunger, veggies are not my go-to solution. Have you heard of the broccoli test? Supposedly you think “would I eat broccoli right now?” and if you … Continue reading

April 19, 2015 · 2 Comments

Steak and Irish Stout Pie

What’s the best meal to eat when you can’t help yourself from sitting on your sun-drenched patio in the still-freezing March air? If you ask me, it’s a warm meat … Continue reading

March 16, 2015 · 5 Comments

Warm Goat Cheese and Walnut Salad

Well friends, summer is in full swing. I realized this today on my bike ride that went along the coast of the island. I could see Seattle across the Sound … Continue reading

July 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

French Onion Soup

Food is a comfort. Cooking can be just as much of a comfort. When I’m alone in a big empty house I try to find ways to fill it, one … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

Toasted Cheese with Marinara

When I get hongry (that is, not just hungry, but hon-gry) what I want more than anything is French fries and a bleu cheese burger with bacon. In other words, … Continue reading

June 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Halibut with Pesto Sauce

My mom works in a restaurant. They serve a lot of fish there, and halibut is a frequent flyer on the menu. At least once an evening, someone orders “The … Continue reading

June 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Roasted Sweet Potato, Onion and Goat Cheese Salad

I live on a sailboat. A Mason 44, to be exact. For some reason, this means that the boat is 43 feet long. Her name is Oh Joy II and … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment