Chipotle Salsa Recipe

I'm a salsa snob. It's hard to admit it, but it's true. Living in New England after California is hard on the salsa front. I prefer to make it at home. It's fairly easy to throw together a few ingredients and you can be inspired by what is in your cabinet. A month ago, I picked up some chipotle peppers with big dreams and few plans. I found them as we were whipping up an early dinner the other...

Coconut Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Recipe

In Massachusetts, August is the sweat-end of summer. This morning I woke up with the ocean in my chest. The city can not hold the parts of myself that long for nature - late nights on the water, bonfires in the woods, and dinner out on the porch. Last January, I became an uncle for the first time. I flew back to California to see my sister and my nephew, Evan. He was so small. His hands and...

White Bean Hummus Recipe

I remember when I first discovered my food processor in high school. I turned everything in our kitchen into a puree or a nut butter. I spent an entire summer dedicated to this process. I no longer had access to a food processor at college & lost the obsession. Throughout this moving process I have tried to buy as little as possible for the purpose of being both environmentally conscious and...