Tuesday Dinner: Zucchini, Corn & Basil

Zucchini, Corn & Basil Soup • Lettuces with Radishes, Cucumbers, and Green Goddess Dressing • Levain Rolls • Warm Apricot Cake with Poured Cream Well folks, summer is officially here. School’s out, the solstice has come and gone, it’s hot as heck, and wild plums are ripening all over the Valley. We’re all learning how to negotiate this new reality, full of virus protocols and … Continue reading Tuesday Dinner: Zucchini, Corn & Basil

Tuesday Dinner: Kale & Mushroom Gumbo

Kale & Mushroom Gumbo • Romaine with Marinated Zucchini & Lemon-Garlic Dressing • Levain Rolls • Yellow Cake with Whipped Chocolate Ganache The world’s falling apart; we’re going to make a better world. Everything’s come to a halt; life is still going on. My emotions are cycling through rage, grief, hope, love, resignation, despair, celebration, exhaustion. Is everyone reeling from the events of the last … Continue reading Tuesday Dinner: Kale & Mushroom Gumbo

Tuesday Dinner: Golden Vegetable Chowder

Golden Vegetable Chowder with Pepper Relish • Red Butter Lettuce with Tomatoes & Point Reyes Blue Cheese • Levain Rolls • Chocolate-Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies I’m so angry. It feels so wrong to come up with chatty, pleasant, distracting words to say about dinner when I’m filled with so much rage at the racism of our country. Rage doesn’t do much good until it translates … Continue reading Tuesday Dinner: Golden Vegetable Chowder