Savory Mini Dutch Babies

These adorable mini dutch babies get a savory twist with tomatoes, asparagus, parmesan, and an egg. It’s cute enough to entertain with, easy enough to make for a crowd, and delicious enough to eat all by yourself. A couple days ago, I posted about sweet mini dutch babies. Here is its savory counterpart. I won’t ramble onRead more

Tomato & Avocado Farro Salad with Mustard Dressing

A simple salad made of tomatoes, avocado, red onion, and farro is tossed in the perfectly sweet and spicy mustard dressing. WHAT IS FARRO, you may be wondering. Great question! I group it in the “good-for-you grains” family along with things like buckwheat, barley, quinoa, wheatberries, etc. It’s an ancient grain packed with a slew ofRead more

Veggie Tray(n)

A veggie tray served up in the form of a train! Perfect for a baby shower, birthday, office party, or pretty much any event (including snack time at home). A veggie tray train…tray(n). Get it? I tried. This veggie platter doesn’t really require instructions or a recipe because if you just look at the picture, youRead more

Tom Kha Gai (Thai Coconut Chicken Soup)

A warm comforting bowl of Thai coconut chicken soup is infused with bright flavorful ingredients like lemongrass and ginger, and rounded out with coconut milk. And the best part is that it’s much easier than you might think! Tom Kha is served at most Thai restaurants, and if you’ve never tried it, you should the next timeRead more

Perfect Roasted Garlic

The perfectly roasted garlic that you can put in basically anything – great for holiday cooking or everyday meals! Roasted garlic is just a wonderful ingredient to work with. It is extremely flavorful and adds tons of dimension to whatever you’re cooking, but is mellowed out by the roasting process, so isn’t too offensive to anyone.Read more

French Onion Mac & Cheese

The warm and comforting flavors of french onion soup are incorporated into a an already scrumptious mac and cheese, creating an exceptionally delicious and flavorful dish! French onion soup is one of those dishes that I get super random cravings for, especially now that the weather has been a bit colder. It has a beef broth baseRead more

Purple Cauliflower & Potato Soup

This creamy and silky soup is satisfying, healthy, and made extra vibrant and beautiful with purple cauliflower and potato. This past weekend, I met up with a couple of old friends, and we had such a great time. We ate too much, slept too little, laughed endlessly, and caused a minor scene wherever we went. GettingRead more

Chili Loaded Baked Potato

This perfectly baked potato gets a major upgrade with homemade chili and a variety of toppings. The chili is easy to make, exceptionally flavorful, and hearty and comforting enough for any fall or winter day.  Plain baked potatoes are yummy with just a pat of butter and salt and pepper. However, sometimes you have toRead more

Harvest Salad with Tahini Poppy Seed Dressing

Roasted delicata squash, apples, red onion, feta cheese, and walnuts are added to a salad base of kale, brussels sprouts, broccoli, green and red cabbage, then finished with the perfect tahini poppy seed dressing. You guys, I’m so excited to share this recipe with you! I know with the colder weather coming (finally for usRead more

Pesto Deviled Eggs w/ Crispy Pancetta (Green Eggs & Ham)

  Deviled eggs get an upgrade with pesto and ricotta and are topped off with crispy pancetta bits. Dr. Seuss is a genius with so many pearl of wisdom he offers through seemingly simple stories. Green Eggs and Ham is all about being open minded to trying new things. This character continuously refuses green eggsRead more