Tag: spring

Peach ricotta pastries

This has been a pretty lazy Sunday and it feels good just enjoying a lazy day after such a long week. It finally rained today and the air now feels lighter and cleaner. We’ve now really settled into summer and the…

Italian lime pudding (gelo)

Here’s what’s been going on: I got new shoes. For some reason this is what I want to start this post with, because I got some new shoes and I’m happy. I got my yearly pair of black Converse Chucks,…

Strawberry challah bread pudding

I have been eyeing strawberries for the past month while grocery shopping. And I have been waiting for them to get just right. When berries start popping up at the store I am always reluctant to buy them right away, because they sometimes show up a bit early and aren’t as flavorful as I want them to be. …

Dandelion egg salad + crostini

It’s dandelion season! Or it has been for a while now. For me it really isn’t fully spring until the grass is full of yellow dandelion blossoms and tiny white daisies. I love it so much that if I had a house and my own yard, I probably wouldn’t even mown the lawn, because flowers are just prettier.