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Sunday, June 30th, 2013 8:35 PM
By Emily Paster
A special fruity drink for summer parties: strawberry-mint lemonade!
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Thursday, June 27th, 2013 5:06 PM
The Chicago Food Swap had its biggest event yet on June 23 at Gallery 1028 on Goose Island. Emily recaps that swap and announces the dates and locations for the next three food swaps.
Saturday, June 22nd, 2013 9:00 AM
Emily reviews GT Fish and Oyster, a seafood restaurant in River North from the restaurant group behind Girl and the Goat and Balena.
Thursday, June 20th, 2013 9:19 PM
Emily created this lemon-fennel salt for the Chicago Food Swap. It would make a great hostess gift or use it to jazz up grilled chicken or fish this summer.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 2:30 PM
Preserved lemons are a staple of Middle Eastern and North African cooking and are easy to make at home. They add a delicious hit of salt and acid to any dish!
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Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 8:35 PM
Emily attempts to recreate coffee house-style strawberry scones at home.
Monday, June 10th, 2013 10:11 AM
It's asparagus season! After you've made asparagus viniagrette and grilled asparagus. what's next? Emily has some ideas.
Saturday, June 8th, 2013 3:45 PM
With the Oak Park farmers market in full swing, Emily describes what it is she loves about the market.
Thursday, June 6th, 2013 6:19 PM
Emily attended a conference for food bloggers in Philadelphia called Eat, Write, Retreat and learned some important lessons about networking and time management.
Tuesday, June 4th, 2013 4:16 PM
Planning ahead is the key to avoiding processed foods and having healthy snacks on hand for kids. Whip up a batch of these banana yogurt muffins for a quick and healthy breakfast or snack.
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