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Slow Oven Baked Ribs - our new FAV!!!

It’s hard to think that when one is not in the mood for cooking that Slow Oven Baked Ribs would be the answer but they so are! 393 more words

Day To Day Life

Roasted Hakkaido (pumpkin) and feta salad w/ Maple vinaigrette

It’s a rainy Monday that is doing a rather fine job pretending to be Sunday. There is no school today, no need to go to town, therefore no need to dress. 829 more words


I'd love your vote!

Karista’s Kitchen has been nominated for Best of Western Washington Food Blog!

We have only 3 days left before voting closes and I’m in 6th place. 79 more words


Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Brownies

This is the time of year that gets me into trouble.  Yep, I get the baking bug.

And of course if I bake something, I have to taste test it.  420 more words


Simple Roasted Halibut Tacos with Spicy Slaw

I can’t believe I’ve lived in the Pacific Northwest for 10 years and I just made my first trip to Portland, Oregon.  I’ve been everywhere else in this part of the country but for some reason a visit to Portland just never seemed to happen. 851 more words


Herb Crusted Pork Loin with Balsamic Roasted Figs

A new page is posting on Karista’s Kitchen, “Weeknight Fresh“.

Fresh, seasonal and delicious recipes that won’t make dinner feel like a second job. 481 more words


Wild Blackberry Cardamom Cobbler

It’s blackberry picking season!  For about six weeks each year, I tote my bucket all over our mountain looking for those beautiful berries.  The sun warmed berries are sugary sweet this time of year and it feels a little like food heaven. 482 more words