Red Wine & Herb Braised Short Ribs with Gremolata & Farmers Cheese Pierogies 

So Kris and I just recently started buying our beef from a local cow farm and y'all the beef is AMAZING! If you're an NC resident I highly recommend trying out Southern Meadows Farm! Check out their Facebook page in the link below! Southern Meadows Farm So we had purchased all this beef and I … Continue reading Red Wine & Herb Braised Short Ribs with Gremolata & Farmers Cheese Pierogies 

Shrimp & Chive Blossom Spaghetti Squash Boats 

I have a delicious recipe that I couldn't wait to share with y'all! Not only is it healthy, tasty, and pretty but it is super quick and simple to make! Only 8 ingredients! With spring here those chives are blossoming in the garden and did you know you can eat those too!?! I love being … Continue reading Shrimp & Chive Blossom Spaghetti Squash Boats 

Pumpkin Tomato Bisque + Grilled Cheese Croutons 

Y'all! I have a soup recipe for you that you're going to LOVE! This soup is so darn good! I have made it twice in a week because my family loved it so much! Plus, its soup season! We eat lots of soup in months of October and November! This soup is rich and creamy … Continue reading Pumpkin Tomato Bisque + Grilled Cheese Croutons 

Seared Salmon + Sauteed Pineapple Salsa & Curry Coconut Cilantro Risotto 

 I have an amazing recipe for y'all!! I have been wanting to share this on the blog for a quite some time now! This is a recipe that my hubby and I  have been making for date night or special occasions for almost five years now! This dish was inspired by a resturant I use … Continue reading Seared Salmon + Sauteed Pineapple Salsa & Curry Coconut Cilantro Risotto 

Seven Must-Make Recipes for Football Season 

Are you ready for some football?!? Fall wouldn't be the same without it! I'm not a huge huge football fan but there is just something about the cool weather, football on the TV, a cold beer in your hand and the game day food you get to indulge in that I love!! So I'm breaking … Continue reading Seven Must-Make Recipes for Football Season 

Fried Eggplant Stacks 

I usually try not to fry my veggies but every once in a while it's a nice treat! This recipe is simple garden deliciousness!! Fried eggplant, fresh tomato slices, fresh mozzarella cheese stacked up and top with fresh basil! YUM! Ingredients:  2 small eggplant sliced or 1 large fresh mozzarella 2 fresh tomatoes sliced 1/4 … Continue reading Fried Eggplant Stacks 

Spicy Sesame Salmon & Chinese Eggplant Stir-Fry

  This year I grew chinese eggplant for the first time. They are pretty tasty and I love the color they add to the garden!   This was my first recipe I came up with when I harvested our first few eggplant. I have made it two times since then and it is simple, healthy and … Continue reading Spicy Sesame Salmon & Chinese Eggplant Stir-Fry