Week in Austin, Texas

Week in Austin, Texas

We went to Austin because of a crazy Southwest deal a few months ago. At this point in our summer, taking a vacation seems like the greatest extravagance, and my penny-pinching heart would have canceled but for the fact that…

Early Girl Tomato Tart in Spelt Crust

Early Girl Tomato Tart in Spelt Crust

Hey guys, this is a quick dispatch from Austin, Texas, where Tim and I are holed up for the week. We flew here on my birthday Monday and picked up groceries from one of the five Whole Foods Markets in…

Blueberry Whole-Grain Kamut Scones

Blueberry Whole-Grain Kamut Scones

I’m a rusher. I do things quickly. Case in point, sometime years ago, I read about a cool cookbook, emailed it to Tim as a part joke, part serious suggestion of something he buy me for an upcoming gift, and…

Simple Summer Tomato Cucumber Salad

Simple Summer Tomato Cucumber Salad

Summer 2014 will go down in my mental history books as the summer when: Tim and I drove a friend’s beat-up truck to East Nashville so we could load my old roommate’s queen-sized mattress and box spring, strap it in…