Taking Thyme

fresh food & fresh air

Cucumber Salmon Bites

Cucumber Salmon Bite in a sea of blackberries

Sometimes the best things in life are complete accidents. And sometimes, when random inspiration hits at the exact same time, amazing things come to be. That is exactly what happened the day I dreamed up these cucumber salmon bites! Everything came together at just the right moment in time to make for a delicious lunch. We had been having a spell of bad luck with things in the house, so.. Read More






Wannabe Big City Potato Burrito

If you have ever been to Fort Collins, CO then you will know what I’m talking about. Even if you have ever read an article about the city, you will know what I am talking about. And you will know how easy it is to fall in love with the city. The welcoming campus of Colorado State University (I said I’m proud – to be – a – CSU –.. Read More






Spring Rolls with Sesame Ginger Chicken

Before you get to the main post, a little disclaimer: This post was originally written in mid-May before the mayhem of moving began. Once elbow deep in the throes of packing, my blog took a brief hit of inactivity. Followed by a few weeks of no internet. We are starting to settle into the new house and it is time to get back on the blogging train! The events in.. Read More