Juicy watermelon + feta + chile lime vinaigrette + mountains of fresh mint. :: The perfect play on Mexican street food, now debuting in your mouth as long as watermelons last. :: Recipe (and the glories of Omnivore Salt) here!

Juicy watermelon + feta + chile lime vinaigrette + mountains of fresh mint. :: The perfect play on Mexican street food, now debuting in your mouth as long as watermelons last. :: Recipe (and the glories of Omnivore Salt) here!


Last morning at home. :: Scrambled to find lilikoi felled by Hurricane Iselle, sliced open papaya sunshine, poured out the last sips of coconut water from Hana, and blended with turmeric & ginger straight from the earth. Recipe here (with modifications, in case you don’t happen to be in Hawaii right now)!Turmeric is an incredibly potent anti-inflammatory. Fresh, its rich flavor rivals the vibrant golden stain it leaves on everything it touches. Pure, healing power from the land.

Last morning at home. :: Scrambled to find lilikoi felled by Hurricane Iselle, sliced open papaya sunshine, poured out the last sips of coconut water from Hana, and blended with turmeric & ginger straight from the earth. Recipe here (with modifications, in case you don’t happen to be in Hawaii right now)!

Turmeric is an incredibly potent anti-inflammatory. Fresh, its rich flavor rivals the vibrant golden stain it leaves on everything it touches. Pure, healing power from the land.


white peach & sage jam recipe for your final stone fruit infusion of the summer. :: with wild sage foraged from tree people LA, unlike any sage i’ve seen before. :: potent (& fragrant & delicious reminder) to discover what grows on the land where i live (yes, even in LA). :: recipe here!

white peach & sage jam recipe for your final stone fruit infusion of the summer. :: with wild sage foraged from tree people LA, unlike any sage i’ve seen before. :: potent (& fragrant & delicious reminder) to discover what grows on the land where i live (yes, even in LA). :: recipe here!


it’s friday. be a salad baller. :: greek chopped salad with cumin-fried chickpeas + feta + mint + all the fixings tossed with olive oil & balsamic. accompanied by the fluffiest olive oil grilled pita (from the same pan as the little chickpea babes!). :: recipe here.Also, my K&C loves: We’re on the fast track to placing as a finalist in Martha Stewart’s American Made Awards and need YOUR voice to seal the deal this weekend. Please share this link on Facebook & Twitter!

it’s friday. be a salad baller. :: greek chopped salad with cumin-fried chickpeas + feta + mint + all the fixings tossed with olive oil & balsamic. accompanied by the fluffiest olive oil grilled pita (from the same pan as the little chickpea babes!). :: recipe here.

Also, my K&C loves: We’re on the fast track to placing as a finalist in Martha Stewart’s
American Made Awards and need YOUR voice to seal the deal this weekend. Please share this link on Facebook & Twitter!


deep, dark, creamy, vanilla-y, maple-y chocolate yogurt mousse with mountains of late summer raspberries :: a sweet + simple + healthy + fast alternative to the mousses of yore, loaded with probiotics + protein + serious yum :: recipe here! X’s and O’s with raspberries on top.


so what are you doing with your corn this weekend? :: elote, or mexican corn off the cob, brimming with cumin, cilantro & cotija :: get your olé on (also the recipe i concocted for the cookingchannel's “you're eating it wrong!”) :: recipe here.

so what are you doing with your corn this weekend? :: elote, or mexican corn off the cob, brimming with cumin, cilantro & cotija :: get your olé on (also the recipe i concocted for the cookingchannel's “you're eating it wrong!”) :: recipe here.


green vibrance juice break :: spinach + lime + ginger + apple + dappled light :: pure vitality + belly soothing all in one little glass :: recipe here!

green vibrance juice break :: spinach + lime + ginger + apple + dappled light :: pure vitality + belly soothing all in one little glass :: recipe here!


orange crisp sliders with chèvre + oil-cured olives + orange blossom honey :: the only appetizer (or dare i say AMUSE BOUCHE?!?) you will ever want from this day forth. :: up today on the Simple & Crisp Journal & right here, so you can seriously amuse your bouche.

orange crisp sliders with chèvre + oil-cured olives + orange blossom honey :: the only appetizer (or dare i say AMUSE BOUCHE?!?) you will ever want from this day forth. :: up today on the Simple & Crisp Journal & right here, so you can seriously amuse your bouche.


GET IT :: zucchini basil quiche with lemon-zested fennel chèvre :: breakfast, lunch & dinner all in one buttery, flaky, peppery crust :: recipe here!

GET IT :: zucchini basil quiche with lemon-zested fennel chèvre :: breakfast, lunch & dinner all in one buttery, flaky, peppery crust :: recipe here!


g’morning, yes please! :: roasted satsuma plums with vanilla bean & greek yogurt, courtesy food52. :: sharing merrill stubbs’ genius plum treatment today, right here.

g’morning, yes please! :: roasted satsuma plums with vanilla bean & greek yogurt, courtesy food52. :: sharing merrill stubbs’ genius plum treatment today, right here.


smørrebrød sundays. :: whipped cream cheese + avo + tomato + smoked sea salt + dill on the darkest thinnest rye of all. :: get into saying smørrebrød and get the recipe here because smørreYUM.

smørrebrød sundays. :: whipped cream cheese + avo + tomato + smoked sea salt + dill on the darkest thinnest rye of all. :: get into saying smørrebrød and get the recipe here because smørreYUM.


braised radicchio & nectarine pizza with burrata & prosciutto. :: oh heyyy oh what oh yes you want this. :: late summer bittersweetness & recipe here.

braised radicchio & nectarine pizza with burrata & prosciutto. :: oh heyyy oh what oh yes you want this. :: late summer bittersweetness & recipe here.


leaf + blossom + fruit. :: i grew up eating nasturtiums, borage, calendula, and johnny jump up petals in everything from salads to honeys. beyond their beauty, flowers harbor extraordinary healing properties when selected with knowledge, care & purpose. :: my loving greens farmer had an herb and flower salad at the market this week, which i scooped up in exactly one hot second, thanking him from the bottom of my excited little Maui-girl-in-the-big-city heart.

leaf + blossom + fruit. :: i grew up eating nasturtiums, borage, calendula, and johnny jump up petals in everything from salads to honeys. beyond their beauty, flowers harbor extraordinary healing properties when selected with knowledge, care & purpose. :: my loving greens farmer had an herb and flower salad at the market this week, which i scooped up in exactly one hot second, thanking him from the bottom of my excited little Maui-girl-in-the-big-city heart.


holy lemon-zested blueberry pancake tuesday, batman! :: because we all know you deserve pancakes on a tuesday + they only take 7 minutes to make + it’s a recipe sized for 1. :: link to recipe (plus my obsession with good eggs LA) here.

holy lemon-zested blueberry pancake tuesday, batman! :: because we all know you deserve pancakes on a tuesday + they only take 7 minutes to make + it’s a recipe sized for 1. :: link to recipe (plus my obsession with good eggs LA) here.


liquid sunshine immunity juice. :: four kinds of citrus + fresh ginger + serrano chile + cayenne. BOOM. :: recipe (and the insanity of my week) here. :: saturday x’s and o’s right to you.

liquid sunshine immunity juice. :: four kinds of citrus + fresh ginger + serrano chile + cayenne. BOOM. :: recipe (and the insanity of my week) here. :: saturday x’s and o’s right to you.