Pomegranate, Pepitas & Bulgur Wheat Salad + Pomegranate Vinaigrette 

 With fresh lettuce still popping up in the garden we like to indulge in our leafy greens before the cold kills them off!  I love salad but it is easy to get bored with your traditional everyday salads! I am really good at wearing out dishes in the kitchen! Actually, I am good at wearing … Continue reading Pomegranate, Pepitas & Bulgur Wheat Salad + Pomegranate Vinaigrette 

Arugula Walnut Pesto 

I have TONS of arugula coming out of the garden right now and I won't let any of it go to waste! I grow arugula every year (I just can't seem to get enough of this peppery green!) and I put it in a lot of recipes but my favorite thing to do with my … Continue reading Arugula Walnut Pesto 

Christmas Morning Cranberry Vanilla Bean & Rosemary Scones 

   I'm just going to say it.... It's the most wonderful time of the year! Thanksgiving was yesterday and I am pretty sure I ate my body weight in food (I am not worried, I got a nice morning run in!) so let's just keep moving right along and start thinking about that Christmas day menu!  These … Continue reading Christmas Morning Cranberry Vanilla Bean & Rosemary Scones 

Rosemary Thyme & Arugula Chicken Lasagna 

 Well with the holiday right around the corner and lots of family coming to town, you might be doing more than just Thanksgiving meal planning!  Here is some delicious comfort food to share with your family or friends before or after you cut into the turkey!I was inspired by Feasting at Home's: Rosemary Chicken Lasagna. … Continue reading Rosemary Thyme & Arugula Chicken Lasagna 

Sweet & Spicy Holiday Meatballs 

 Thanksgiving is next week! What?! So I don't know about you but I am already starting to feel the holiday pressure! SO MUCH to do and so little time! OH, how I just LOVE the holidays even with the pressure! This week I have been spending lots of time in the kitchen with my Christmas … Continue reading Sweet & Spicy Holiday Meatballs 

Layered Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake with Rosemary Candied Pecan Crust & Caramel Rum Sauce 

It's already that time to start thinking about your Thanksgiving menu! I have a perfect dessert to WOW your guest and their taste buds! A twist on traditional pumpkin pie. The pumpkin pie and cheesecake are a match made in heaven but topped with these rosemary candied pecans take it to a whole new level! I … Continue reading Layered Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake with Rosemary Candied Pecan Crust & Caramel Rum Sauce 

Rainbow Swiss Chard & Sausage Stuffed Acorn Squash 

Happy November! Really, I cannot believe it is November already! This year is just flying by. When people tell you time flys once you have children that is an understatement my friends! Before you know it your baby is nine months old and your three-year old is giving you tips on how to drive from the … Continue reading Rainbow Swiss Chard & Sausage Stuffed Acorn Squash 

Crock-Pot Pumpkin & Sweet Potato Chili 

 Happy Halloween Y'all!! Here is an easy and festive meal to put in the crock-pot this afternoon and enjoy during your Halloween festivities tonight!A delicious twist on sweet potato chili! I usually make this sweet potato recipe minus the pumpkin puree and pumpkin spice but it was a yummy addition to this chili and I … Continue reading Crock-Pot Pumpkin & Sweet Potato Chili 

Roasted Butternut Squash & Apple Cider Thyme Soup 

Last week I spent about 3 hours in the kitchen whipping up four different soups to  freeze. I find myself doing this a lot. I LOVE having freezer meals on hand. Soup is one of my favorite things to make large batches of and freeze for later. Soup and salad is a goto in this house … Continue reading Roasted Butternut Squash & Apple Cider Thyme Soup 

Smokey Jalapeño & Thyme Beer Cheese Soup 

Honestly I make this soup only about once a year... for obvious reasons. It's not necessarily screaming healthy! But oh man is it ever so tasty! I like to make this soup with my last round of jalapenos that come out of the garden. By that time the weather is nice and chilly, the majority of … Continue reading Smokey Jalapeño & Thyme Beer Cheese Soup