Pesto Roasted Potatoes

It’s grilling season! I love cooking out when the weather is nice…well I love preparing food and having Tim grill it. 😉 We grilled out the other day and I was trying to decide what to cook with our burgers. Sometimes I feel like I get in a side dish rut. As much as I […]

Pesto Roasted Potatoes

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’s 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

Garlic and Herb Roasted Chicken

If you read my post a long, long time ago about cornish game hens, this is pretty much the exact same recipe, except with a regular sized chicken.  I made three of these puppies for our Mother’s Day celebration this year, and everyone just loved it!  The chicken really absorbs the flavors of the garlic, […]

Garlic and Herb Roasted Chicken

Easy Weeknight Dinner: Baked Spaghetti Squash with Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

So, I subscribe to this awesome blog, Two Peas and Their Pod.  I just love their recipes, their photos are fantastic, and their posts are well written.  A couple of weeks ago, I saw they posted this recipe for Baked Spaghetti Squash with Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce.  I knew immediately I’d have to try […]

Easy Weeknight Dinner: Baked Spaghetti Squash with Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Got Tomatoes? Fresh tomato salsa recipe

It’s that time of year – tomato season.  I’ve mentioned before that I love tomatoes, but inevitably every year I find myself with an abundance, wondering how I can use them up lest they go to waste.  If you find yourself with a similar conundrum, then you’ve come to the right place. Not only is […]

Got Tomatoes? Fresh tomato salsa recipe

Roasted Red Pepper and Gouda Baked Chicken

So, I saw this recipe on Rachael Ray’s website.  I didn’t actually see her cook it, and the name didn’t really appeal to me (Hungarian Roasted Pepper and Paprika Chicken), but curiosity got the best of me, and I clicked on the link for the recipe.  I liked the ingredients – chicken, paprika, roasted red peppers, and […]