Buffalo Steak and Cauliflower

Buffalo Steak and Cauliflower

I’ve never been a huge cauliflower fan, but you can coat almost anything in buffalo sauce and I will eat it. This is one of those things that has been popping up on restaurant menus everywhere lately, usually as an appetizer. In this case it’s a perfect side dish to...
Pumpkin Spice Popcorn Mix

Pumpkin Spice Popcorn Mix

I spend much of the last month of the year eating cookies and cheese and washing it down with copious amounts of wine. I tend to throw healthy eating out the window, but as soon as the holidays are over, I know I need to get back on track. On my first list of things...
Hot Roasted Garlic Black Bean Soup

Hot Roasted Garlic Black Bean Soup

I had a conversation recently with some friends about soup. Specifically, several people couldn’t believe I made my own soup when there are so many good canned versions available. I’m not going to try to tell you that a good pre-made soup doesn’t exist, because I’m...
Bacon and Arugula Salad

Bacon and Arugula Salad

I try to eat a salad a day, even if it’s a small one, and even if it has some not so nutritional ingredients in it. It makes me feel better to know that even when I eat not so great, at least I got some sort of veggie in? I’m not sure of the logic behind this, but it...

Pumpkin Pie Milkshake

After the holidays, there are always recipes for ways to use up leftovers. Like how to use up leftover mashed potatoes or different things you can add turkey to in order to not get bored. You never see recipes that use the leftover pumpkin pie, because, well, why not...