Herbed Goat Cheese & Root Vegetable Galette

Herbed Goat Cheese & Root Vegetable Galette

As we head into the holiday season where protein main courses take center stage, sometimes you find yourself in the position of needing {or wanting} an entree that is anything but high in protein. Sometimes you want to celebrate the rich and hearty and flavorful vegetables of the season, the bounty of the garden from [...]

Avocado Pomegranate Salad with Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Avocado Pomegranate Salad with Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Friends who read the blog or come over and see my whiteboard menu plan for the week often ask me where I get my recipe inspirations. Honestly, all over the place. Some are family recipes. Some are inspired by things I see on Food Network or in movies. Some are completely original, just based on [...]

Spring Greens Salad with Fresh Strawberries

Spring Greens Salad with Fresh Strawberries

Jump to Recipe! Let's talk about strawberries. Fresh, ripe spring strawberries are awesome in so many ways. Normally, they're the first fruit to ripen in the spring, but since we've had such a weird year weatherwise, we're only just now getting some of the truly fresh and ripe ones. But we do get some beautiful, [...]

Grilled Citrus Salmon Tacos with Black Bean Tomato Salsa + Slaw

Grilled Citrus Salmon Tacos with Black Bean Tomato Salsa + Slaw

We believe in Taco Tuesday. There are a lot of things that hit our calendars during the week and slide right off smoother than fried eggs out of one of the ceramic coated cast iron pans I drool over constantly. But Taco Tuesday is not one of them. And to be perfectly transparent and simultaneously [...]

Beets + Greens Salad with Crispy Goat Cheese + Orange Vinaigrette

Beets + Greens Salad with Crispy Goat Cheese + Orange Vinaigrette

Sometimes, you just have to listen to your cravings. Especially when they are reasonably healthy ones. Because then you not only get something delicious, but you might get something that doesn't bust your calorie budget, too! This is a recipe I've been making ever since I was expecting with Marcus. I'd had a massive craving [...]