French Lentils

Ina Garten. My hero. She was the first cookbook author to show me French cuisine is not scary. Done the right way (with a glass of wine in your hand and the Midnight in Paris Spotify playlist on repeat) it too can be fulfilling, comforting, approachable, and deceptively easy to throw together.

Salmon and Asparagus En Croute

Now that I live in DC, it isn’t often that I get to travel home to Chicago for a weekend. ┬áSo when my Dad’s birthday started to roll around, I decided to begin my Christmas vacation a few days early.