Monthly Archives: June 2017

Why You Should Cure Your Salmon With Beets

Written on June 23, 2017 at 8:11 am, by

Cured with beets? Say what?! Yes! Isn’t the color insanely beautiful. And you know how much I love my color (hello purple sweet potato gnocchi)! Today I am sharing with you a fantastic way to cure your own salmon with beets. First off, curing salmon gives it a fantastic flavor and texture. Ever have gravlax

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Making Gnocchi with Purple Sweet Potatoes

Written on June 15, 2017 at 7:10 am, by

Purple Sweet Potatoes add a fun color to this gnocchi. Aren’t these gnocchi so colorful? I have to thank my sister-in-law for giving┬áme some purple sweet potatoes to try. They are the perfect shade for spring and summer! Have you ever tried purple sweet potatoes before? This root vegetable can be found in specify grocery

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Making a Beurre Blanc For Your Fish

Written on June 11, 2017 at 9:27 am, by

Make this buttery beurre blanc sauce to accompany your favorite fish dish. Have you ever had beurre blanc before? It’s one of my favorite sauces to eat with fish, especially salmon. This french sauce (literally translates to white butter) is a hot emulsified butter sauce with vinegar and white wine. Almost like a Hollandaise sauce

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How To Butterfly Chickens

Written on June 10, 2017 at 8:14 am, by

Learn how to create this beautiful chicken dish to impress your family and friends. Chicken is the ultimate crowd-pleaser. Whenever I am having friends or family over for dinner I love to make chicken because it’s fast and flavorful. Today I am making Cast Iron Chicken which has been butterflied. Say what? What’s butterflied chicken

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Picking Strawberries with My Family

Written on June 9, 2017 at 8:36 am, by

It’s strawberry season! Spend the day outdoors and pick some of your own. One of our family’s favorite outdoor activities is driving to our local U-Pick and spending the day picking (and eating) all the strawberries we can! In fact you can find your local U-Pick here. As you can see, Olivia loves it! I

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