Basil 101: Growing Tips + 28 Recipes

After a few years of trial and error, Jack and I can safely say that, as long as you have access to a good sunny spot, growing basil is something everyone can do. More importantly, I think that it’s something everyone should do, especially if you enjoy cooking. Buying those small packets of herbs in the store55

Summer Vacation! 12 Fun Recipes to Make With Kids

How to stop kids from saying “I’m bored” 4,829 times a day this summer? Get in the kitchen! Here are 12 recipes that kids will love to make AND eat. Continue reading “Summer Vacation! 12 Fun Recipes to Make With Kids” »

Simply Recipes 2019 Meal Plan: July Week 2

Tired of the dinner doldrums? Let this week’s meal plan set you free. Start with ceviche, kung pao chicken, and vegan curry, then finish strong with pork and mango picadillo and grilled chicken nachos! Dinner never looked so good! Continue reading “Simply Recipes 2019 Meal Plan: July Week 2” »

Simply Recipes 2019 Meal Plan: July Week 1

We’re mixing it up with this week’s meal plan! Koren Beef Bulgogi Sous Vide-Style, German Pork Burgers, Spicy Grilled Chicken Tacos, and back to basics with Greens, Eggs and Ham Grilled Cheese! Continue reading “Simply Recipes 2019 Meal Plan: July Week 1” »

The Simply Recipes Guide to Fancy Salts

What’s the deal with fancy salt? What is it used for? What’s the difference between sea salt and other kinds of artisan finishing salts? Get the answers to all these questions in this handy guide! Continue reading “The Simply Recipes Guide to Fancy Salts” »

Flexible Recipes that Feed Vegetarians and Meat Eaters

“What’s for dinner?” It’s hard enough to answer that question when you’re by yourself, but when you live in a household with multiple dietary restrictions, it becomes a nightmare. What do you do? Cook a separate meal for each person? Let everyone just fend for themselves (ha, wouldn’t that be nice)? The answer is in finding55