Pumpkin Lime Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Pumpkin Lime Roasted Sweet Potatoes

The more I talk to people, the more surprised I am by the things they don’t know. For example, I was having a conversation with a friend of mine recently about pumpkin spiced things, and was surprised to learn she thought things that were commonly named “pumpkin...
One-Pan Mexican Quinoa

One-Pan Mexican Quinoa

Just because a weeknight meal is quick, doesn’t have to mean it also has to be flavorless. This one-pot Mexican quinoa combines all of your favorite Mexican foods, tossed with nutty quinoa and our feisty Ava Jane’s Kitchen Roadside Chicken for a flavorful zing....
Barbecue Roasted Veggies

Barbecue Roasted Veggies

After a long holiday season of eating cookies, baking pies, and drinking too much Champagne, I usually need to spend the first few months of the year trying to ramp up my vegetable content. This typically means a lot of salads, but in the dead of winter, salads aren’t...
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,...
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...