The Hidden Benefits of Your Favorite Festive Foods

The Hidden Benefits of Your Favorite Festive Foods

It’s upon us once again: that time of year when every house visit is accompanied by an aluminum foil-covered side dish, dessert, or appetizer. I like to call this time of year “Foodie Season”; conversations revolve around the best way to roast a joint of meat, the...
Salted Cacao Nib Pumpkin Tartlets

Salted Cacao Nib Pumpkin Tartlets

We have an ongoing debate every holiday around here about which pie is better, pumpkin or pecan. I like them both, but if I had to choose, I’d probably pick…both? Is that an option? I think it should be, so I made something that combines the two. Well, kinda. These...
Fall Harvest Chicken Skillet

Fall Harvest Chicken Skillet

Over dinner a few with friends a few nights ago, we got to discussing seasons and food and somehow got into a debate about something that you may find kind of silly, but these are the things we do with good friends. The debate was about whether or not a season could...
Hot Hot Cauliflower

Hot Hot Cauliflower

  I have mixed feelings about cauliflower. On one hand, it’s a delicious vegetable that is pretty versatile and goes easy with everything. On the other, it’s become the hot veggie in the no-carb world as everyone tries to turn it into something it’s not: rice, mashed...
Mango Chipotle Carnitas

Mango Chipotle Carnitas

It’s officially slow cooker season, which means chilly nights filled with comfort food. Soups, stews, and slow braised meats abound as days get shorter and dinners get easier. This recipe is one that I’ve made dozens of times before, as it’s versatile, easy, and...