Lisbon Eats

Lisbon Eats We’re in Portugal for the week to celebrate my birthday! The week started in Lisbon, and since Andrew and I had visited once before, I wanted this visit to be more about relaxing and eating than seeing the sights. We arrived at the Lisbon airport at 6am (what can I say, the cheapest … Continue reading Lisbon Eats

Black Bean Soup

This warming black bean soup was perfect for the week of crazy weather we’ve been experiencing in New York, including a nor’easter that I swear had rain falling diagonally in one direction and snow falling in the other direction! The black bean soup recipe comes from one of my absolute favorite cookbooks, Cold-Weather Cooking, which is full … Continue reading Black Bean Soup

Lo-Fi Gourmet’s Guide to Costco: The Best (In My Opinion) 15 Things to Buy

Lo-Fi Gourmet’s Guide to Costco: The Best (In My Opinion) 15 Things to Buy I’m not gonna lie—I love a deal. I regularly shop at multiple neighborhood grocery stores just to get the best prices on things we regularly purchase: Mr. Lime has great deals on produce, but for organic bacon, Union Market is the … Continue reading Lo-Fi Gourmet’s Guide to Costco: The Best (In My Opinion) 15 Things to Buy