Lemony Chicken and Kale Salad

Lemony Chicken and Kale Salad

Lemon loaded dressing spiked with garlic and honey. Shredded chicken. Refreshing cucumber. Tangy artichoke hearts. Unctious feta. Crispy garbanzo beans. Nutrient-packed kale. Want to just jump to the recipe? Do so here. 


Balsamic Cherry ‘Salsa’ 2

Bright and sweet with a bit of heat, this cherry salsa is delightful enjoyed with a spoon, chips or creamy cottage cheese. It’s vegetarian and gluten-free. Skip to the recipe. Last week it rained. Last weekend it rained. This morning it rained in big, sideways sheets. But now the sun is […]

Balsamic Cherry ‘Salsa’

Pineapple-Strawberry Popsicles

Pineapple-Strawberry Popsicles

With just the tiniest bit of honey and loaded with fruit, these homemade popsicles are a guilt-free treat perfect for a hot summer day. Skip to the recipe. We may have enough tennis balls in our yard to outfit the entire US Open – if (of course) the Williams sisters […]


Smoked Salmon Crostini

Happy Friday! It feels weird to actually be blogging again, but my family just had our annual trip to the Sisters Rodeo and Garrett’s been working like crazy and MY VERY FIRST ISSUE OF EXPLORE:NW just came out!!! 

Smoked Salmon Crostini

Catalina Foothills

Tucson, Arizona

We’re back from Tucson, slightly tanner and rounder than when we left. Both of which are signs of a good getaway spent cuddling, singing and driving with the top down. What follows is not meant to be an authoritative guide. It’s simply a rundown of what we ate and did. […]