Author Archives: Amy @ The Petite Filet

New Year, New Tools

If you’ve been sticking around and reading my posts for any length of time, you know that I’m not really into New Year’s resolutions. I like to set smaller goals for myself – mostly because I have a better chance … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

The Yummiest Cake Ever

You may remember The Ugliest Cake Ever. A haphazard pantry experiment that kept Andrew and I laughing for days as we ate every bite of the delicious but most hideous cake to ever grace our home. When my friend Lisa told me … Continue reading

Posted in baking, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Hello, Fall!

I’ve been gone for a while. Mega bloggess slacking on my part, but in my defense, this was our first summer in a new place. It’s been an insane few months of traveling, friends, family, and of course, food. I have … Continue reading

Posted in fall | Leave a comment

Wednesday Yums

It’s been a busy summer. Lots of gardening, sunshine, and seafood. I thought I’d put up a “Yums” post to share some of it with you. Consider it a photo essay version of that old first week of school standby – “What … Continue reading

Posted in Portland, summer | 1 Comment

S’mores Bars, Again

This post was originally published in February and consistently gets some of the highest views on my site, so I thought I’d repost since S’mores are a quintessential summertime treat. Enjoy! Are you looking for a new super simple dessert … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Shrimp Tacos

It’s hot outside. I understand that here in Maine, my idea of “heat” doesn’t compare to you Southerners and Californians and whatnot, but it’s HOT. I don’t know about you, but cooking is not high on my priority list at … Continue reading

Posted in seafood, summer, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Roasted Vegetable Sandwiches

There’s this movie that I had on VHS when I was a kid called The Teddy Bears’ Picnic – an animated story about what happens when teddy bears come to life and all meet up in the woods for a … Continue reading

Posted in onions, panini, peppers, vegetarian | 2 Comments

Mini Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

Hello friends! Summer is flying by and things have been super busy for me lately. I spent a lovely weekend at wanderlust, a fabulous yoga and music festival at Stratton Mountain in Vermont. There are various wanderlust festivals happening all over the … Continue reading

Posted in baking | 1 Comment

Grilled Romaine

I’ve been wanting to post about grilling romaine for a year or two, but my pictures never seemed appetizing enough to get the message across that it’s REALLY good. I finally decided “screw it, I’m posting it anyway”. This change … Continue reading

Posted in greens, salad | 3 Comments

I Love Maine!

Posted in Maine | Leave a comment