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10 Fun Things to Do When Planning Your Food Trip to Paris

My friend Anne Ditmeyer has lived in Paris for over a decade and not only knows her way around town, but also helps others get around. She offers personalized Navigate Tours, she’s also launched Navigate Paris Online, to help you plan the perfect ...

Summer Fridays, Vol 7.

by Jessica on July 19, 2019 5 4 Summer Fridays thrill me! I want every day to be iced lattes and croissants. EATING This weekend, it’s all about my favorite summer panzanella and these grilled veggie and halloumi skewers. Also a pot of my ...

Cheater’s Aioli

Cheater's Aioli Recipe - Cookie and Kate ...

Instant Pot Crispy Carnitas

This Instant Pot Carnitas recipe is quick and easy to make in the pressure cooker, perfectly crispy and juicy, and so delicious! This Instant Pot carnitas recipe is a game-changer. ♡ After years and years of making my go-to crispy pork ...

Soy Glazed Eggplant

$3.86 recipe / $0.97 serving Home » Recipe Archives » Vegetarian Recipes » Soy Glazed Eggplant I love taking advantage of all the fresh produce in summer and all the color and texture it brings to my plate! This week I played around with eggplant, ...

Grilled Filet and Potato Skewers with Rosemary Chimichurri.

by Jessica on July 17, 2019 15 8 Tonight’s dinner is heavy on the summer! Hello steak and potato skewers. Everything you want for dinner is right here on this little skewer. Well, except for dessert. I suggest making some cobbler for that. But ...

Mango “Burrito” Bowls with Crispy Tofu and Peanut Sauce

Mango "Burrito" Bowls with Crispy Tofu and Peanut Sauce - Cookie and Kate ...

20 Minute Summer Squash Pasta with Brown Butter & Goat Cheese.

by Jessica on July 15, 2019 2 2 Who is ready for all the squash?! Summer squash pasta skillet coming right up. I mean, I’ve never met a 20 minute pasta that I didn’t like. Happy Monday! Can you believe it’s July 15? If you’re anything like ...

Mixed Berry Shortcakes

230 Shares It was definitely mercury in retrograde recently when I got a phone call at 8:20pm, while we were having dinner at home, from a restaurant I’d reserved a table at, asking if we were showing up for our 8pm reservation. I was sure I had ...

Thai Cucumber Salad

This Thai Cucumber Salad recipe is a healthy side dish that’s easy to make, and full of the most delicious fresh and zesty flavors! Anyone else been craving a cool cucumber salad during these hot and toasty summer days?  Or hey, maybe trying ...