raspberry coconut flax waffles

errryday I’m wafflein’

All right, not every day. Special days, birthdays.

Jason had a birthday last weekend, and [click to continue…]


fresh gingered Anjou pear cobbler

It is officially summer.

Okay, not for another couple weeks, I suppose, but for me? Summertime is here.

fresh gingered Anjou pear cobbler

We are having bright warm sunny days – mid eighties all this week – and light nights where we enjoy some good patio time.

The warmer temperatures bring cravings for lighter foods. What is the phenomenon that hot summer days = lighter appetites? Even if dinnertime is comprised of lighter fare, dessert is still a must, am I right?

fresh gingered Anjou pear cobbler

The farmers markets are again the source of my delights – lusciously sweet Anjou pears eaten in the car on the way home. Several were saved long enough to create a smashingly impressive dessert that is so easy to make, with real simple ingredients.

Topping things with buttery caramel? Definitely.

Please visit me at Attune to see this summery recipe:

fresh gingered Anjou pear cobbler

fresh gingered Anjou pear cobbler



buckwheat hemp banana pancakes

I am going to be that cliche that talks about summertime… again.

I am just loving the summer like weather we are having in Portland … already. Like, shorts and tees and sandals weather… every day. Daylight until almost 8pm – you all know my favorite part of summer is [click to continue…]


raspberry-chia cream smoothie

The “you catch more bees with honey…” sentiment really is true – I have [click to continue…]


baked blueberry custard

Remember when I confessed to food obsessions, happily enjoying something sometimes twice in one day? I already know this recipe is going to be my next obsession – [click to continue…]


grilled cheese wafflewich sliders

My choosing to be present declaration has reverberated through the internet and in my inbox – and once again I am staggered by this amazing community of bloggers and readers. You get me.

Up first in my new outlook, yesterday I had a conversation with Le Cordon Bleu [click to continue…]


tropical mango orange smoothie

So many of you are asking after Dad and how he is doing (and again, we are eternally grateful for all of the support) – I know I have not really updated lately. Dad went back into the hospital after [click to continue…]


banana maca pancakes

Many of you by now have seen the two ingredient pancakes making the rounds on the internet (who first came up with these, seriously?) – you know, the ones that [click to continue…]