sauces

cauliflower pasta sauce

cauliflower pasta sauce

I feel like I have spent the last two weeks recovering from the month of July and the beginning of August, and I finally feel like we are settling into the newness of things: new house, new schedules, etc.  Not that things are exactly going to be slow here for the next few months (see: … more

chocolate peanut butter magic shell

chocolate peanut butter magic shell

I know, I know.  I am so late to this.  And it’s really not much of a recipe (but hey, I have an almost two month (what?!) old).  But it seems like I would be remiss not to tell you about the one dessert that has been dominating our kitchen for the past two+ months. … more

barbecue sauce

barbecue sauce

If there is one thing my family knows, it is barbecue.  And they are picky about it.  Not picky in the sense I am picky, but picky in the sense of they know what’s good and they know what’s not and they are very particular about it because they know how it can be done … more

hot fudge sauce

hot fudge sauce

This past weekend we ventured down to Auburn to take Gerrit’s younger brother on a college visit as he considers where he wants to go.  It was good to be back in a place that I really consider my second home and often miss.  It was also good to eat some good food both in … more

roasted garlic aioli

roasted garlic aioli

I have some pretty strong feelings about condiments.  As in, I generally do not accept them in my life.  My one exception is that I like to put mayonnaise on my grilled cheese sandwich.  But aside from that, I would prefer everything dry and plain and without any kind of colored goop. So I’m not … more