There's little I love more after work than cooking an easy, healthy, delicious meal while having a cocktail or glass of wine. The routine of it is so comforting to me. And the process is very therapeutic. I love cooking for myself and it's even better if I have someone else to cook for.
One night last week I was alone and needed to figure out dinner. I also had a big bag of vegetables from my mom's garden. Here's a sample of the types of veggies in the bag.
Perfect for ratatouille, right (minus the cucumbers)? So I made two huge pans of super flavorful ratatouille, all for me, and had them for lunch all that week.
Of course, I couldn't let the cucumbers go to waste.
large bodies of water, particularly the ocean, and everything that goes with it: the endless shades of blue and green and grey and white, the sounds of waves and seagulls, its expansiveness, its restorative nature.
natural light. natural light. natural light! (i need it)