Spicy Italian Pumpkin Seeds 

This year my little man brought me home a pumpkin plant he had planted and grew from seed at preschool. So naturally we planted in the garden together. I wasn't sure what it would do because I had never grown pumpkins before. Believe it or not that boy harvested his 1st pumpkin in July!! ūüĎŹūüŹĽ … Continue reading Spicy Italian Pumpkin Seeds¬†

Philly Cheese Steak Stuffed Garden Peppers

Hello fellow gardeners! It's been a while! After a wonderful ten day vacation spent with family on the lake in Tennessee, I came home to TONS of goodies in the garden! My green peppers are flourishing!! Look at these beauties! I've been craving a philly cheese steak sandwich but I've been anti bread for a while … Continue reading Philly Cheese Steak Stuffed Garden Peppers

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Chicken Cups 

Summer is in full swing here in the Carolinas! It is HOT, HOT, HOT! Which also means my herb garden is in full force and I am always looking for ways to use those aromatic herbs. You have to keep cutting them to keep them producing! My go-to to use up those herbs is pesto! … Continue reading Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Chicken Cups¬†

Classic Chicken Noodle Soup 

This soup is super simple and the littles are sure to love it. I make a large batch of this soup and always freeze half. I like to use my parsley and canned carrots from the garden. You can't go wrong with classic chicken noodle! The egg noodles are key in this recipe whatever you … Continue reading Classic Chicken Noodle Soup¬†

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¬†

Baked Wings with Homemade Sticky Honey Jalapeno BBQ Sauce 

Happy Sunday! I have more jalapeno recipes for you! I am using up the last bounty of peppers that came out of the garden a couple of weeks ago. ¬† Looking for a tasty appetizer to munch on while cheering on your team today? Look no further! These wings are simple and tasty! Finger licking … Continue reading Baked Wings with Homemade Sticky Honey Jalapeno BBQ 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¬†

30 Minute Sun-Dried Tomato Parsley & Arugula Shrimp Linguine

¬†So last week I posted a¬†Arugula & Goat Cheese Salad + Parsley Sun-dried Tomato Vinaigrette¬†which turned out delicious! I had extra sun-dried tomato and parsley paste that I had made for the vinaigrette and we don't let things go to waste in this house! I CRINGE at throwing out food, especially food pulled from the … Continue reading 30 Minute Sun-Dried Tomato Parsley & Arugula Shrimp Linguine

Acorn Squash Chicken Cashew Stir Fry + Herb Toasted Quinoa

¬†I wanted to make a tasty fall stir fry... full of fall veggies!¬†¬†¬†Well here it is and it turned out better than I imagined! So tasty and full of beautiful color! I think I even impressed my husband! The man loves every meal I make! So.... he might be a little bias. No but really … Continue reading Acorn Squash Chicken Cashew Stir Fry + Herb Toasted Quinoa