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grilled vegetable antipasto platter with white bean puree and chevre
07/22/2016  |  1 Comment

Today I have another goat cheese recipe to share with you.This time it's an Italian antipasto platter with white bean puree, grilled vegetables and balsamic reduction. I made garlic rosemary... more

heirloom tomato salad with green beans and chevre
07/19/2016  |  2 Comments

This luscious tomato and green bean salad is just a riot of color and juicy summer time produce side-dish mayhem! It is so simple to make and is a celebration... more

07/15/2016  |  8 Comments

Here’s how to make killer micheladas, also known as red beer. It’s a savory beer drink, served with ice, lime, hot sauce and tomato juice. They are super refreshing on... more

terra's kitchen meal kits
07/14/2016  |  No Comments

This post was sponsored by Terra’s Kitchen. All opinions expressed here are my own. When I was a personal chef, every morning I’d drive to the store and source the freshest... more

peanut butter pretzel energy balls
07/12/2016  |  21 Comments

Read on for this recipe for an easy 15 minute snack made with ingredients you already have on hand! Crushed pretzels are mixed with peanut butter, honey and dried cranberries... more

chard and egg bake
07/08/2016  |  6 Comments

Get your greens at breakfast with this simple Chard and Egg Bake. It is a cinch to make and everyone will enjoy it since it is covered in shredded, melted... more

kale salad with blueberries, manchego and pumpkin seed clusters
07/05/2016  |  11 Comments

This Kale Salad with Blueberries, Manchego and Pumpkin Seed Clusters is just what the doctor ordered after the weekend. It is loaded with nutritious ingredients that will set you right... more

one bowl brownies
07/01/2016  |  8 Comments

Note to self: don’t even try to set about tackling an iconic dessert recipe like One Bowl Brownies without digging in for the long haul of recipe testing. The recipe... more

no-cook zucchini noodles with pesto
06/28/2016  |  7 Comments

This spiralized zucchini noodles recipe is a no-cook meal you’ll just love this summer! The pesto adds so much flavor, yet the garden fresh noodles and tomatoes are super light. And... more

garden macaroni salad
06/24/2016  |  10 Comments

This healthy take on macaroni salad has loads of garden fresh vegetables in it. Bring it to your next potluck and watch it disappear in a flash! Macaroni salad is one... more

mediterranean black lentil salad
06/21/2016  |  4 Comments

This Mediterranean Black Lentil Salad with cucumbers, spinach and feta is super easy to whip together. Just toss the lentils together with a little dressing and veggies and you have... more

chicken tortilla skillet
06/17/2016  |  12 Comments

This Chicken Tortilla Skillet is quick enough to make on a weeknight. It hits the perfect balance of crispy and soft corn tortillas, cheesy chicken, tender summer squash, cumin, chili and sauce. In... more

chocolate chip zucchini bread
06/14/2016  |  20 Comments

Once this honey sweetened and whole grain chocolate chip zucchini bread recipe is sliced, it stands no chance of lasting more than a few minutes. It will be devoured in... more

how i quit dieting and you can too ~ an intuitive eating program
06/09/2016  |  18 Comments

Have I ever told you about how I gained the Freshman 15?   Yup. The Freshman Fifteen. It happened to me. By the fall of my Sophomore year, feeling miserable, not liking what I... more

4-ingredient pork and peach kebabs
06/07/2016  |  17 Comments

These 4-ingredient pork and peach kebabs made with teriyaki marinade are super easy and kid-friendly. They are super simple and my daughters gobbled them up. Soooo, I have to confess something... more

how to make home made switchel in one minute
06/03/2016  |  16 Comments

Make this home-made switchel recipe with cider vinegar and pure maple syrup. It's so easy to make (it only takes one minute.) I have been slugging quarts of it after... more

shrimp and edamame power salad in a jar
05/31/2016  |  14 Comments

The Asian flavors in this shrimp and edamame power salad in a jar are rockin'. You'll love how well this salad travels for lunches at your desk {or away from home.}... more

red white and bleu potato salad with horseradish and bacon
05/27/2016  |  6 Comments

This potato salad is made with red, white and blue potatoes, bleu cheese, creamy greek yogurt and horseradish dressing and red peppers and bacon. It makes a patriotic (and crazy... more

spinach and scallion salad with hot bacon dressing
05/24/2016  |  7 Comments

You need Spinach and Scallion Salad with Hot Bacon Dressing in your life. Because... Hot Bacon Dressing! I mean, really, do we need to go any further in to reasons?  Is... more

tacito salads ~ mini taco salad appetizer bites
05/22/2016  |  9 Comments

These mini taco salads, or tacito salads are the cheekiest little appetizer bites. They are naturally gluten-free and vegetarian and loaded with sharp cheddar cheese and fresh veggies. I’m sharing them... more

french bistro brunch salad with a poached egg and broiled cherry tomatoes
05/20/2016  |  12 Comments

This entree salad is a twist on the classic French Bistro salad and it's perfect for brunch. Wait, who says you can't have a salad for brunch? When there's a... more

thursday things ~ link love
05/19/2016  |  4 Comments

Happy Thursday friends! How are you doing this week? I have been bustling around with my girls getting ready for the last month of school. All of those fun end... more

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