In a small, Northern Vermont Kitchen, we sate our appetites with homemade meals and a love of local ingredients.

Super Herby (Soft or Crunchy) Breadsticks

Jedd likes crunchy breadsticks. I love them nice and soft. Tomato/tahmato. And, this afternoon I thought I’d whip up a batch to serve with pasta tonight. Originally, I thought I’d use fresh oregano in the breadsticks, but our little plant is just starting to really get its footing – so…

Insanely Delicious Green Bean Toast

Jedd and I call this “Improbable Bread.” As in, there’s absolutely no reason why this should be as insanely good as it is. The ingredients are basic. We’ve tried it with both hearty artisanal breads and bland store bought baguette. And every single time it blows our collective minds. Give…

Banana Espresso Muffins

Lately I’ve been keeping frozen bananas on hand nonstop. They’re perfect in smoothies, and for baking. Just let them thaw and BAM extra flavor. Also, we cat sat for our neighbor recently, and she gifted us some gorgeous chocolate covered espresso beans. Why should plain chocolate chips get all the…

Phyllo BLT Tart

The thing about phyllo is, well, it takes a little time to prepare. A little TLC, as it were. Which makes it the perfect ingredient in case you’re feeling anti-social. If the phone rings? You literally shouldn’t take a break to answer it. You’re preparing phyllo.

Almond, Chocolate and Blueberry Muffins

Good ole December – the beginning of cold winter mornings. So, as soon as your feet hit the icy cold floor, why not preheat the oven, start a pot of coffee and make some super simple muffins?