Author Archives: Kasey

  1. 7 Summer Cookbooks We’re Loving

    Summertime and the living’s easy… I love cookbooks any time of year, but in the summer, I find myself devouring them every chance I get. One of the things I enjoy most about cooking in the summer is how colorful our meals are. I also find that in the summer, I tend to look to Continue…

    A few of our favorites, for inspiration all summer long.

  2. Travel Guide: Orcas Island, Washington

    Travel Guide: Orcas Island, Washington

    Earlier this month, we took our first family trip to Orcas Island, the largest of the San Juan Islands off the coast of Washington, and I’ve been meaning to share some details around the trip ever since. Getting to Orcas Island was a year-long endeavor, actually. I’d been hearing about how incredible the San Juans Continue…

  3. Chocolate-Walnut Dipped Strawberry Popsicles

    Chocolate-Walnut Dipped Strawberry Popsicles

    This is a sponsored post in partnership with the California Walnut Board.  All words and opinions are our own. Thank you for supporting the brands that help us do what we do! While you’re reading this, we’re embarking on our second family vacation as a family of five. Truth be told, we were supposed to Continue…

  4. Breakfast Tacos with Soft Scrambled Eggs & Chorizo (Sponsored)

    Breakfast Tacos Recipe

    This is a sponsored post in partnership with LA VICTORIA®. All words and opinions are our own. Thank you for supporting the brands that help us do what we do! Having spent a large chunk of my life living up and down the California coast, I can honestly say that there is no more perfect food than Continue…

  5. ExclusiveCoffee Granita with Espresso Salt Finish

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    Coffee Granita with Espresso Salt Finish

    Serves four 2 cups of fresh brewed, hot coffee 1/3 cup of sugar 6 mint leaves For the whipped cream: 1/2 cup of heavy whipping cream 1 tablespoon of sugar Espresso sea salt and mint leaves, for garnish 1. Stir the sugar and mint into the hot coffee until the sugar dissolves. Transfer to a Continue…

  6. ExclusiveRadish Toasts with Chive Butter

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    Serves four 1⁄2 baguette, sliced into 1⁄2 inch thick slices 4 tablespoons of butter, at room temperature 1 tablespoon of finely chopped chives 4-5 radishes, sliced very thinly Sea salt, to taste 1. Combine the butter and chives in a small bowl and use your hands to work the chives into the butter. Season with Continue…

  7. ExclusivePan Roasted Pork Chop with Creamy Polenta

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    Serves two For the pork: 2 bone-in pork chops Espresso sea salt Freshly ground black pepper Olive oil For the polenta: 1 1/2 cups of milk 2 cups of water 1 cup of polenta 1 bay leaf 1/3 cup of Parmesan cheese Salt and pepper, to taste 1. Position a rack in the middle of Continue…

  8. Incredible Vegan German Chocolate Cake

    For Matt’s 30th birthday, I baked him a German Chocolate Cake — his favorite, and my very first layered cake. I only had one cake pan at the time, so I had to bake one layer first, then clean my pan and bake the next. I bought shredded coconut (my first time ever, too, because Continue…

  9. Iced Rhubarb-Hibiscus Tea

    There’s a great fallacy in life that adults have things figured out. I realized this when I became an adult, not too long ago (I’d like to believe). Maybe because I’m of the millennial generation, but I still call my dad when I have car problems, and my mom when I have a weird rash Continue…

  10. GIVEAWAY: Deluxe Versions of Jonathan Rado & Yumi Zouma Records

    Hi there! Did you hear that we just premiered the next release from SOUNDS DELICIOUS via NPR’s All Songs Considered? So far, all three SOUNDS DELICIOUS releases have gotten rave reviews from press and customers (one recently said that we’re “crushing the vinyl sub game now.”) To celebrate, we want to give away two deluxe (tri-color) Continue…

  11. Getting Summer Ready with Pier 1 Imports (Sponsored)

    Getting Summer Ready with Pier 1 Imports (Sponsored)

    This is a sponsored post in partnership with Pier 1 Imports. All words and opinions are our own. Thank you for supporting the brands that help us do what we do! Finally! Summer has arrived in Seattle (at least for the time being), and we couldn’t be more thrilled. Back when we were house hunting, Continue…

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