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...
Autumn Tortellini

Autumn Tortellini

Pasta is a comfort food, and since fall is the time of year when comfort food abounds, pasta seems like an easy dinner. But this doesn’t necessarily have to mean slow cooked marinara sauce and meatballs, there are other ways to enjoy your pasta, while also capturing...
Instant Pot Pumpkin Spiced Spaghetti Squash

Instant Pot Pumpkin Spiced Spaghetti Squash

After months of summer squash in just about every meal, I’m happy to move on to winter squash. Don’t get me wrong — I love zucchini in just about every way, but as the weather gets cooler, our food choices change, and right now, I’m all about winter squash. At the...
Basil Mint Pesto Pasta Salad

Basil Mint Pesto Pasta Salad

I use a lot of fresh herbs when I cook, and because they are so expensive, I’ve tried growing them over the years with not a lot of success. The one I’d like to grow lots of, but also always seems to turn out the worst, is basil. Basil has always been difficult for me...
Ava Jane’s Antipasto Salad

Ava Jane’s Antipasto Salad

I’ve been trying to meal plan more lately, which means more meal prep. I’ve found that I eat much better when everything is planned out, especially when I’m super busy with other things. For meal prep, I like things that are versatile, and can go with more than one...