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Pickled Cucumbers

  As some of you may know, one of my favorite cuisines is Thai. This recipe was inspired by the best Thai restaurant around us. I love to explore different foods, so when I saw pickled cucumbers on the menu, I opted to ordering them. When I took my first bite, I knew I had… Read more »

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Adirondack Blueberry Muffins

This summer we have been doing a lot of hiking in the Adirondack Mountains and there are always lots of wild blueberries, so we were inspired to make blueberry muffins. We actually bought our blueberries from our farm stand from a mother and daughter farmer because the blueberries we pick do not make it past our mouths!… Read more »

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Peach Galette

This is a delicious recipe for peach galette. It is great in the summer with fresh peaches and we have made for the holidays or just for a random treat dessert. The crust is flaky and delicious with a soft peach filling that is definitely going to win over your guests if there is any leftover… Read more »

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Pea Pancakes with Guacamole and Pea Shoots

I love savory breakfasts, I love peas and I love avocados so I combined all of my favorites to make pea pancakes topped with delicious guacamole and beautiful crunchy and refreshing pea sprouts! You might have seen us make this recipe on Rachael Ray!?  She loves peas too ( : Lyla’s Pea Pancakes with Guacamole and Pea… Read more »

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The BEST Banana Bread

We have done a lot of experimenting with banana bread. Some from other peoples recipes, some of our own. Some have been OK, or too dry or too sweet or just so so.  Finally, we have come up with our own recipe that we think is very delicious and the best. You see hemp seeds in… Read more »

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Feta Tomato Onion Tartlets

Have you ever had savory tartlets before? Well these are the best ever! They have rosemary, feta, tomatoes, and onions! They are the perfect appetizer bites and mini treats! This is what you need to make them: 1 sweet onion 5 medium-sized tomatoes (campari are good) 1 Tablespoon fresh rosemary, de-stemmed and cut into small… Read more »

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Fresh Basil Spinach Pesto

This pesto is so fresh and perfectly green (Lyla’s favorite color). It is really simple. We made it in our Vitamix but you can make it in a food processor or regular blender too. With pesto you normally add parmesan cheese but we did not have any so we topped our pesto pasta off with goat gouda and I’m glad we… Read more »

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Kitchen Twins Tortilla Soup

Tonight my dad and I made dinner. He usually likes to make foods with spice so we decided to make one of our favorites – our homemade tortilla soup with freshly made tortilla strips.  The soup was the centerpiece of our dinner along with a salad and toast. It’s simple and really really good. Enjoy, The Kitchen… Read more »

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Simple Green Shake

Our mom loves green shakes especially in our new Vitamix. This is one we made that is her favorite and ours too. Simple Green Shake Serves 2 Ingredients 1 cup water 1 cup green grapes 2 cups spinach 1 banana 1 pear squeeze of half a lemon 1/2 cup ice Instructions Put all ingredients in… Read more »

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Eggs with Sweet and Spicy Pineapple

Eggs with Sweet and Spicy Pineapple! Emily and I love to give each other Chopped baskets, and one time she gave me pineapple, sriracha, tempeh, and mayo. I thought well grilled pineapple is good, so that’s just what I did for the main accent what I turned into an open faced breakfast egg dish that combines the Three “S’s” of… Read more »