Korean Lettuce Wraps

By On December 3, 2020

Does anyone love HMart like I do?  Shopping at this enormous Asian grocery store is always an adventure, despite being a challenge and somewhat frustrating at times!  You can find almost anything… Read More


This and That

By On November 19, 2020

Hi friends, It has felt like a lifetime since I’ve posted anything to blog because, well it has been!  How are you all?  I miss the weekly interaction of the blog but… Read More


Cook Group Campfire

By On October 22, 2020

I have written a few posts about the dinners my cook group has shared over the years.  The group consists of 16 dynamic, smart, well-traveled and good humored women who are all… Read More


Skinny Cheesesteak Skillet

By On October 8, 2020

Fall has always been my favorite time of year.  The leaves turning color, the cool snap in the air and the return to school always made me happy.  I loved coordinating all… Read More


Ottolenghi’s Creamed Corn Stuffed Peppers

By On September 24, 2020

Hello friends, How are you?  I’m sorry I haven’t blogged in almost two months – yikes!  I’ve missed everyone but have to say that the time away has been relaxing.  Or at… Read More


Clams Casino

By On August 6, 2020

For my first 12 years, until I happily shipped off to sleep away camp in the White Mountains, my family spent the month of July with my grandmother at her summer home… Read More


Curried Chicken Salad

By On July 23, 2020

When I left my bank job to enroll in culinary school, I bridged the gap between working full-time and the decision to stay at home full-time with our daughter who at the… Read More


Grilled Zucchini Caprese

By On July 9, 2020

As I write this post, I’m still debating what to name today’s recipe.  Originally, the dish was meant as a riff to my Roasted Eggplant Parmesan, swapping out meaty slices of summer’s… Read More


Watermelon Poke

By On June 25, 2020

Hi friends, As we navigate the “post-quarantine but need to remain vigilant” stage of the pandemic, the path forward isn’t crystal clear.  Some friends and I have remarked how unique each individual’s… Read More


Jammy Tomato Pasta

By On June 11, 2020

The Kitchen Scout turned six years old back in May.  I forgot.  Honestly, I can’t believe the blog has been chugging along for that long.  Maybe not always at the same pace,… Read More


Friday, May 22, 2020

By On May 21, 2020

Today is our 27th wedding anniversary!  Nothing brings you closer than 27 years, unless it’s 70 consecutive days in quarantine, would you agree? All kidding aside, the weather was glorious on our… Read More


Friday, May 8, 2020

By On May 7, 2020

Greetings from club quarantine!   How are things in your clubhouse right now? When I sat down to write this morning, I had something more meaningful to say to begin my post.… Read More