Fresh Cranberry Sauce with Rosemary

Fresh Cranberry Sauce with Rosemary

Growing up, the only cranberry sauce I remember eating was the kind from a can. I can still recall the sound it made as it fell out the can. My mom would cut the canned-shaped jellied sauce into quartered slices, and it was served on the same glass dish each year. I now have that glass dish, which will always make me think of that jellied cranberry sauce from a can. […]

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Easy Mexican Rice

Easy Mexican Rice

Mexican rice or Spanish rice is usually one of my favorite parts of dinner at Tex-Mex restaurants. I’ve had several different variations of it and like it both with the vegetables and without. Recently, I decided that I wanted to see just how easy it was to make a version at home, and boy, it is super simple! […]

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One Pot Mexican Macaroni Skillet

One Pot Mexican Macaroni Skillet

Today’s recipe is one of my new favorite dishes. I mean, what’s not to love about macaroni, cheese and beef? Am I right? Mix in some Tex-Mex flavors, and you have got one delicious dish! One that is sure to become a family favorite of adults and kids alike. […]

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Roasted Baby Red Potatoes

Roasted Baby Red Potatoes

Is there any other side dish that is as tasty and comforting as roasted potatoes? Pretty sure there isn’t. I made these Roasted Baby Red Potatoes last year for Thanksgiving. Last year, my husband and I stayed home and had a Thanksgiving for two dinner. The weather was just plain miserable that week. […]

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What I Buy at Natural Grocers

Shopping List Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers is one of my favorite specialty markets to shop for real food grocery staples. It certainly isn’t the only place I shop for groceries, but the great prices and quality of products keep me coming back. All of their products have also been rigorously screened before being approved and placed on their shelves. […]

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Butternut Squash Stew with Andouille and Quinoa

Butternut Squash Stew with Andouille and Quinoa

Happy Friday, y’all! I’m so excited that we’re getting back into soup season! Sad to see Summer go, but excited for Fall recipes and the upcoming holidays! Still can’t believe that Christmas is just a few months away though. It seems like it comes around sooner and sooner each year. […]

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Black Bean Soup with Ham

Black Bean Soup

Whip up a quick weeknight meal with this Black Bean Soup. With a little help from the store, this healthy and simple recipe can be done in no time!

Weeknight meals can be a pain to prepare if you don’t plan ahead. This Black Bean Soup gets a little help from canned black […]

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Italian Sprouted Lentil Salad

Italian Sprouted Lentil Salad

Today’s recipe is a super quick and easy dish that you can have for lunch or dinner. I really enjoy the Pancetta and Sprouted Lentil Salad that I came up with a while back, which features a nice spicy kick of jalapeño. If you haven’t tried that one yet, be sure to get that recipe, too. It’s so yummy and good for you! […]

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Easy Beef Enchilada Skillet

Easy Beef Enchilada Skillet

Beef enchiladas would have to be one of my top favorite foods to eat. When I go out to eat, I tend to order cheese enchiladas or fajitas. But at home, I’ve been making enchiladas using ground beef or chicken for the last six months or so. I’m still working on and perfecting that recipe, so stay tuned! […]

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Leek Mushroom and Cheddar Frittata

Leek Mushroom and Cheddar Frittata

I’ve told y’all that I am not a fan of mushrooms, but I do try to eat them occasionally because they’re good for you. The one way I don’t mind them so much is in frittata like this one. My husband loves them, so that’s another reason why I try to come up with ways to eat them. […]

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