Inspiration

Every day, I'm inspired by chefs, writers, nutritionists, doctors, artists, artisans, farmers and food. This will be an evolving ode to my heroes. This is my sandbox! Stay tuned for new collections of books, people, places and things that truly bring me joy and inspiration!

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Cookbooks I Turn to again and again

Storytelling + Food (what's not to love?)

Cancer Care

nutrition, Health & Commentary

 

My most-used kitchen tools

Get every drop of lemon without seeds!

Get every drop of lemon without seeds!

A sharp knife is a must-have. This happens to be my fave!

A sharp knife is a must-have. This happens to be my fave!

A high-speed blender is essential for cashmere soups!

A high-speed blender is essential for cashmere soups!

The Magic Mineral Broth™recipe uses this size stock pot! But any large pot will do!

The Magic Mineral Brothrecipe uses this size stock pot! But any large pot will do!

No more plastic containers! 

No more plastic containers! 

Finely zest citrus or grate anything -- ginger, garlic, nutmeg...

Finely zest citrus or grate anything -- ginger, garlic, nutmeg...

These cutting boards won't slip or dull your knives.

These cutting boards won't slip or dull your knives.

Perfect for pestos, chimichurries and chermoulas!

Perfect for pestos, chimichurries and chermoulas!

I don't mind a few bits and bobs in my broth. Go finer, if you want it crystal clear!

I don't mind a few bits and bobs in my broth. Go finer, if you want it crystal clear!

I love my salad spinner!

I love my salad spinner!

My go-to pot for cooking grains.

My go-to pot for cooking grains.

The. Best. Peeler.

The. Best. Peeler.

One-Pot Wonder!!

One-Pot Wonder!!

Gotta get every ounce of pesto or dollop from the mini prep or blender!

Gotta get every ounce of pesto or dollop from the mini prep or blender!

In use almost every day for soups, steaming or stir-fries!

In use almost every day for soups, steaming or stir-fries!

So basic and so loved!

So basic and so loved!

Freezer safe!

Freezer safe!

Foods/Products I trust

Kombu for Magic Mineral Broth™!

Kombu for Magic Mineral Broth™!

An amazing source for salmon, tuna, sardines... 

An amazing source for salmon, tuna, sardines... 

I use this brand a lot.

I use this brand a lot.

This oil gets drizzled on EVERYTHING!

This oil gets drizzled on EVERYTHING!