Category Archives: Cuisine

Pear, Arugula, Prosciutto, and Blue Cheese Flat Bread

Pear, Arugula, Prosciutto, and Blue Cheese Flat Bread

When we were contemplating what to post today we knew we wanted it to be a drastic departure from the Thanksgiving fare that we’ve all been eating for the past few days. We also weren’t quite ready to get into our more Christmasy postings so we opted for a light and seasonal tapas-style flatbread thatContinue Reading

Simple Pancakes

Simple Pancakes

I make pancakes almost every single Sunday morning. Sundays are the only day that we have time for a leisurely breakfast and after a week of grab and go breakfasts it is necessary for me to have pancakes at least once… and so a tradition began. I used to ask Nathan what he wanted forContinue Reading

Lasagna Bolognese

Lasagna Bolognese

Last week I searched for our meat lasagna post on Rampant Cuisine and realized that it…didn’t exist?!? We’ve done a veggie lasagna but had never tackled a straight up deceptively simple lasagna bolognese. After some research I realized that lasagna bolognese is kind of the Mt. Everest of Italian cooking. The dish requires a slowContinue Reading

Churros and Mexican Hot Chocolate

Churros and Mexican Hot Chocolate

My grandparents have a house on the Eastern shore of MD about 2 hours away and when I was growing up we spent many weekends there. Exactly halfway to their house there was a Taco Bell where we would usually stop for lunch or dinner. After our tacos and burritos we would occasionally finish ourContinue Reading

Roasted Tomato, Red Pepper, and Basil Soup

Roasted Tomato, Red Pepper, and Basil Soup

When Nathan and were thinking up this post we both had one goal in mind…comfort food! We were having an unseasonably warm October here in DC up until last week when it suddenly became winter. Ok, ok…that may sound a little extreme but if you (like me) think it’s too cold when it’s anything belowContinue Reading