Author Archives: krogers22

oyamel

I love me some Mexican food! Always have. Thankfully, wheat is not a key player in Mexican fare, but I have still found it difficult to find GOOD Mexican food that I can eat without fear. I have been wanting … Continue reading

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New York, New York

Recently I had the pleasure of meeting up in New York with four of my closest friends from college to celebrate one of them for her soon-to-be-mommy status. Our weekend was mostly centered around food. Food and friends. I was … Continue reading

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year 1 without gluten

It’s been almost 3 months since I posted anything. Oops. But I am happy to report that I have been gluten free for exactly one year today. The last gluten I ate was the animal crackers the nurse gave me … Continue reading

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broiled figs with honey lemon goat cheese

It’s been a happy summer. A week at the beach with family, bike rides, warm weather, and evenings spent drinking white wine with friends. I took the final exam for my summer course last week, and the fall semester doesn’t … Continue reading

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sweet potato black bean enchilada casserole

It’s officially summer here in DC. But this year Mother Nature eased us in with blissfully warm temperatures, a cool breeze, and (relatively) dry air (at least over the weekend). The kind of weather where the sun warms your skin … Continue reading

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fun at the farmer’s market and garlic scape pistachio pesto

Brian and I made our first trip of the year to the local Dupont Farmer’s Market on Sunday. I love wandering, weaving in and out of the stands, taking in the produce, flowers, herbs, meats, cheeses, jams, milk, eggs, empanadas, … Continue reading

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Jess and Kelly turn 30, take on Manhattan

Months ago we decided that we would take a trip together to celebrate our 30th birthdays, which are both in May. Usually when I try to plan something that far in advance, it doesn’t end up happening. But we were … Continue reading

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