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Maple Sage Turkey Rub

Maple Sage Spice Rub and How to Dry Brine Turkey


So…Thanksgiving. I can’t lie. I’m so excited for Thanksgiving to come. I start thinking about my menu months in advance, which sounds silly, I know. But there’s a lot of pressure to create the perfect meal for that one day every November where we sit together as a family, reflect, and talk about gratitude. That […]

Sweet Potato Soup with Roasted Red Pepper-3

Roasted Red Pepper and Sweet Potato Soup


It’s officially Soup Season again, folks! And I am cheering! The other day I was thinking about how excited I am to get through the month of September because I LOVE OCTOBER. But then I thought, “Well, September isn’t so bad either.” The truth is, I just love autumn. The past few days it’s been […]

Blood Orange Asparagus Salad

Blood Orange Asparagus Salad with Ginger Miso Dressing 


Well, we’ve already gone through several pounds of asparagus in the past few days. I really resisted the urge to jump up and down when I saw fresh asparagus at the grocery store last week. It was like seeing a long, lost friend. Sure, asparagus might be available year round in some places, but that […]

Orange Mango Braised Fish

Orange Mango Braised Fish with Lime Coconut Quinoa


I am so excited to share this recipe with you – even more excited than usual! Is your mouthwatering at the title – Orange Mango Braised Fish with Lime Coconut Quinoa? Doesn’t that sound amazing? Doesn’t it sound like something you’d want to eat while sitting at a beachside restaurant on a warm, breezy night? That’s […]

Quinoa Grapefruit and Golden Beet Salad

Quinoa, Grapefruit and Golden Beet Salad


I’m always on the lookout for new healthy recipes to make for my family. My friend, Kelly Pfeiffer who writes the food blog, Nosh and Nourish, just came out with a book  called Superfoods at Every Meal: Nourish Your Family with Quick and Easy Recipes Using 10 Everyday Superfoods. I have been so excited to have […]

Moroccan Spiced Cauliflower Couscous

Moroccan Spiced Cauliflower Couscous


One of my favorite new-to-me food trends this year has been cauliflower rice or couscous. I am 100% a fan. I started making this Moroccan Spiced Cauliflower Couscous in the summer and I haven’t stopped! We LOVE it. Like a whole bunch. Each time I give it a new little twist depending on what I […]

Gluten-Free Vegan Portobello Fajitas with Bell Peppers

Gluten-Free Vegan Portobello Fajitas


Fajitas have long been a favorite dinner of mine. My mom used to make them several times a year when I was growing up and we always looked forward to Fajita Night. There’s just something wonderful about the sizzling hot filling rolled into a soft tortilla with an array of favorite toppings. It had been […]