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In My Fridge Week of July 20th

Every Monday morning I go grocery shopping for work. My goal is to restock my fridge for the week with plenty of options for breakfast and beautiful snack plates. 105 more words

In My Fridge

Summer Sunday breakfast

Seeing as it’s been so long since my last post (most humble apologies!), I wanted to officially say, “happy summer”! I hope yours has been as busy and as fun filled as ours, so far. 110 more words


grilled figs

A simple but wonderful dessert when fresh figs are in season.

Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF). Cut fresh figs in half and lie them face-up in a baking dish. 44 more words

Cakes & Desserts

chocolate and fig shortbread


“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”


figs with pecorino

This summery dish requires no recipe and demands very little from you. Simply use the freshest, ripest figs you can get your hands on, assemble, and enjoy as a first course or dessert. 71 more words


Mascarpone and Honey Tart With Fresh Figs


1  9 inch round tart shell

10 fresh figs (cut in half)

1  8 ounce container chilled mascarpone cheese

1/2 cup chilled heavy whipping cream… 56 more words


Honeyed Fig and Feta French Toast

Last week, figs made an unexpected appearance at the grocery store.  I was pretty sure that last year, the figs didn’t arrive until late August, early September, so I was a little bit dubious about such an early arrival.   818 more words