All Day Lemon Curd Tart

Last Saturday, I woke up and asked Sara the details of the wedding we’d be attending that day. “We should be there at 5:00,” she informed me. “And we have to bring something for the dessert potluck”. Oh. “Didn’t I tell you that before.” At that moment, I knew that I would make a lemon [...]

Birthday Cakes

I believe I’ve mentioned that we’ve had some birthdays around here. It’s becoming a tradition that Sara requests this chocolate peanut butter cake every year. It’s a sour cream chocolate cake topped with peanut butter cream cheese frosting, and a chocolate peanut butter glaze.  This cake just wins. Our dear friend, Angela, also had a [...]

Weekly Food: Hot & Sour Soup and Mushroom Barley Pie

Back when Sara and I started school and found ourselves either rushing off to class or hunkering down with homework every night, we worked out a system to make sure that we still had some good meals on hand for lunch and dinner: Every Sunday, we cook two giant meals that we package up to [...]