Category Archives: Cuisine

Poutine

Poutine

We finally conquered Poutine! It was a long road of cheese curd making failure but all worth it in the end. Full disclosure: we didn’t actually make our own cheese curds! I was browsing the farmer’s market last week and out of the corner of my eye I spotted cheese curds at one of theContinue Reading

Steamed Buns

Steamed Buns

There’s a Dim Sum place in our area that always has a line stretching out along the sidewalk outside of the restaurant. And if you know anything about Nathan you know that he does not like standing in lines (this is why he does not accompany me to Costco.) So, the solution to us eatingContinue Reading

Brioche French Toast

Brioche French Toast

We’re finally back to posting after a hiatus caused by failure and travel! The last post we attempted was Poutine but we had an epic cheese curd making failure which forced us to moodily brood for the rest of the day (don’t worry…we’re not giving up on Poutine!) Then last weekend we were out ofContinue Reading

Grilled Lemon Chicken with Artichoke and Fennel

Grilled Lemon Chicken with Artichoke and Fennel

When Nathan and moved into our house, one of the things we were most excited about was grilling on the deck and a grill was one of our first big purchases (yes, we have discovered that owning a home involves a lot of purchases…especially when you’re both designers…but I digress.) This summer we have fullyContinue Reading

Fish and Chips

Fish and Chips

Fish and chips…another dish that has been on our blog list intimidating us for quite some time. Part of the intimidation is that frying things still scares us because it’s finicky, hot and makes our kitchen smell like Long John Silver’s for two days after. The other part is that fish and chips is soContinue Reading