Roasted Veggie Pasta Sauce

Wow, it’s been a while since I have posted a recpie! I’ve been cooking, I have just been using my free time to play with Wes instead of blogging. The good news is that I have several great recipes to share with you, so I’m going to do my best to get them out there. […]

Roasted Veggie Pasta Sauce

Mexican Veggie Impasta Bake

If there’s one food I could eat pretty much every day, it’s Mexican. I just love it! Tim didn’t much care for it when we first started dating, but he’s seen the light since he’s been with me. ūüėČ I first got the idea for this casserole from a Hungry Girl recipe. It seemed pretty […]

Mexican Veggie Impasta Bake

Superfood Casserole

Superfood casserole might seem like an oxymoron to you. When you think of¬†casseroles, you probably don’t think of superfoods, and vice versa. Well, let me just tell you how this recipe came about and then maybe it’ll make more sense.¬†As you may know, we have a one-year old son, Wes¬†(14 months, to be exact). He […]

Superfood Casserole

Tuscan Chickpea Soup with Swiss Chard

I know it’s spring, but it’s not too hot for one more soup recipe! This was a really simple soup to make, and very delicious! Even my 1 year old loved it! It is full of veggies, has a lot of protein from the chickpeas, and has¬†tons of flavor. I will be adding this to […]

Tuscan Chickpea Soup with Swiss Chard

Farro Salad with Citrus Dijon Vinaigrette

Farro is new on the scene in my life.¬† I’d heard about it for a while, but I never got around to trying it until I found a package of prepared farro at the local Tar-zhay store. Here’s a crash course on Farro.¬†An ancient grain, farro¬†is an excellent source of complex carbohydrates and has twice […]

Farro Salad with Citrus Dijon Vinaigrette

Easy Weeknight Meal: Foil Packet Salmon with Snap Peas

Now that I’m a mom, I am always looking for recipes that are super quick and easy.¬† I still love to cook, and I still like to try recipes that are more involved, but I just have no desire to spend a lot of time in the kitchen when I could be playing with Wes.¬† […]

Easy Weeknight Meal: Foil Packet Salmon with Snap Peas

Snack Time: Avocado Hummus

I love avocados and I love hummus, so when I came across a pin on Pinterest for Avocado Hummus, I was excited! (Food nerd alert: Yes, I get excited about recipes I see online. ¬†And the other day, I found myself in the grocery store exclaiming aloud, “Finally! ¬†Tomato paste in a tube!” So yeah, […]

Snack Time: Avocado Hummus

Easy Roasted Beet and Sweet Potato Hash

My love for beets is only recently discovered. ¬†There are a lot of foods that I never knew I liked until I was a grown adult in my mid-twenties. ¬†Beets are one of those foods that I had previously turned my nose up to, oblivious to how delicious they really are. ¬†I guess had really […]

Easy Roasted Beet and Sweet Potato Hash

Roasted Butternut Squash Carrot Soup

What can I say about butternut squash?¬† It‚Äôs delicious, good for you, inexpensive, and incredibly difficult to cut.¬† I did not discover how much I liked butternut squash until about 4 or 5 years ago. I had no idea what I was missing!¬† Now, every fall I look forward to loading up on them at […]

Roasted Butternut Squash Carrot Soup

My New Favorite Pancake Recipe

Let me tell you about my new favorite pancake recipe. ¬†They’re so flavorful and fluffy, plus there’s all kinds of good stuff in them – whole wheat flour, oats, flax seeds. ¬†There’s no oil, white flour, or sugar. ¬†¬†Compared to plain white pancakes, these are faintly nutty, slightly sweet, slightly salty, and have just the […]

My New Favorite Pancake Recipe