May 6, 2019



1 jalapeno, sliced

1/2 head green cabbage, thinly sliced

1/2 head purple cabbage, thinly sliced

1/2 cup whole milk

1/2 cup mayonnaise

1 tablespoon sugar

1 teaspoon white vinegar

1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

1/4 teaspoon kosher salt

1/2 bunch fresh cilantro, rough...

April 23, 2019


2 fennel bulbs, trimmed

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

5 lemons 

1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 

1 pound baby potatoes

1 cup baby carrots 

6 chicken thighs 


March 24, 2019


4 cups day-old, stale cornbread cubes, such as Skillet Cornbread, recipe follows

1/2 loaf day-old, stale ciabatta, cut into 1-inch cubes

2 carrots, peeled and cut into chunks

1 1/2 stalks celery, sliced

1 medium red onion, cut into chunks

1 tablespoon olive oil


February 20, 2019


Two 32-ounce boxes chicken stock (8 cups)

1 cup diced carrots

1 cup green lentils, rinsed

1/2 cup jarred marinated artichokes, drained

1/2 cup diced celery

1/2 cup sun-dried tomatoes in oil, drained and julienned, plus 1 tablespoon oil from the jar

1 teaspoon vege...

January 19, 2019

Scene: a sweet-sixteen ski trip. Nearly a dozen girls -- all friends from the start -- invade the slopes of Vermont for a weekend of (rainy) skiing, fun and... oh right, there better be some food involved!

Sweet Melissa to the rescue! We know, we know, you thought dinne...

Please reload

logo Kate.jpeg
Charcoal on Grey - Pinterest.png

Welcome to The Pickup Line, a free daily newsletter with the latest news, parenting and mom hacks, how-tos and advice - to read while you wait! Subscribe now.