Category Veggies

In My Bag Week 2: Produce

Last week, I covered a few of the basic items I buy regularly and like to keep around the house. This week, I’m focusing on produce exclusively. Ideally, an assortment of fresh fruits and vegetables would make up a majority of our diets. However, what produce we should be buying regularly varies so much seasonally and by […]

Recipe: Pesto Risotto with Roasted Brussels

The other night, I made the most amazing pesto risotto. Risotto can be daunting, but it’s a lot easier than it seems. Since I’m still fairly new to the dish, I adapted one of my favorite recipes from Isa Chandra’s new cookbook ‘Isa Does It’ for the meal. However, I substituted her store bought pesto […]

Artichokes: A Tutorial

Went to the farmer’s market the other day and picked up a ton of great looking produce. The artichokes were all flawless so I grabbed a bunch of them and couldn’t resist cooking one as soon as we got home. Artichokes are amazing and really intimidating looking, but they’re actually super easy to cook. Takes about 45 […]