Zucchini Lasagna

Zucchini Lasagna

Hey friends! I had a super great Labor Day weekend, how about you? I have a delicious recipe to share with you today, but first  I have a few other random things to share. 1. We went camping 2 weekends ago. I haven't been camping in forever because, well, I don't like camping. Don't get me wrong. I love the outdoors. I love hiking, I love mountains and lakes, I love bonfires and roasted marshmallows. But I'm a horrible sleeper. Earlier this year we spent thousands of dollars on a new mattress and it was seriously the best purchase of my life. Sleeping bags, air mattresses, tents. Not … [Read More...]

Buffalo Chicken Shepherd's Pie

SRC: Buffalo Chicken Shepherd’s Pie

Happy Secret Recipe Club Day to all! If my last post got you excited for fall, this post will get you excited for winter. I admit, shepherd’s pie is totally a cozy comfort food by the fire kind of meal, but I promise– this one is good any time of year! Members of the Secret… 

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CInnamon Apple Cake

Cinnamon Apple Cake

One of the best things about living where we live is that everything grows here. Everything. Exhibit A: my garden. That means that everyone grows things in their backyard, and therefore we are constantly gifted with fresh produce. Just in the last couple weeks we received apples, pears, Asian pears, peaches, pluots, eggplants and pomegranates…… 

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Fried Green Tomatoes with Shrimp & Crawfish Etouffee Sauce

Fried Green Tomatoes with Shrimp and Crawfish Etouffee

My tomato plants. They are crazy. Out of control crazy. They’ve actually gotten so big and viney that they seem to have stopped producing as much fruit as they were before. So since I’d rather have fruit than lots of vines, I decided to cut the plants back. I was minding my own business, snipping… 

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Sun-Dried Tomato and Basil Pasta

Sun-Dried Tomato and Basil Pasta

Happy Hump Day, friends! We are halfway to another weekend already, wahoo! We spent last weekend down in Santa Monica visiting Nick’s sister and her adorable new puppy, Loki. Kaiser totally dug hanging out with his cousin all weekend, especially frolicking at the beach. Saturday was my first beach day of the ENTIRE SUMMER, so… 

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Horse Cupcakes

Horse Cupcakes

Alright people, how adorable are these? Horses are up there with birds on my list of animals I kinda sorta wish were extinct, but I can’t deny how cute the Nutter Butter version is! While I may not be much of a horse fan (slash, they scare me with their gigantic creepiness), my boss loves… 

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Moroccan Chickpea Pockets

SRC: Moroccan Chickpea Pockets

Happy Monday! Today is a great day to start the week because it’s Secret Recipe Club day! Members of the Secret Recipe Club are assigned a blog each month. Who has who is a secret until reveal day (today!). The mission is to choose a recipe from the assigned blog, make it, and share it!… 

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