Posts by Carin Thumm

End of Summer Tomato Tart

The official/unofficial end of summer weekend is upon us. That’s right campers: Labor Day Weekend is here. If you’re anything like me there will be as much “summer” crammed into this weekend as possible. If you need me, check the pool – I’ll be the one with the book. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that you’ve probably, maybe, got at least one BBQ or

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One Pot Thai Peanut Pasta

Okay, campers, who out there has tried – and failed – at making a one-pot meal? *raises hand* I know I’m not alone in this, I just … I can’t be, and I know exactly why I can’t be: ONE-POT MEALS ARE DECEPTIVELY SNEAKY. Sure they look easy (and in truth they are … after some careful experimentation), but I have ended up with many a one-pot meal that the

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Iced Coffee, Two Ways

We are, officially, entering the dog days of summer. I’m talking triple digits with upwards of 60% humidity … you know, the kind of weather where your clothes stick to you five seconds after you step outside? When it gets like this the absolute LAST thing I want to do is drink hot coffee for my morning jolt. I started out, like a lot of us, hitting up the local

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