Orange Creamsicle Cookies

Orange Creamsicle Cookies

I made these cookies the other day and the only time I could really take pictures of them was around noon. If you don't know a lot about photography, noon on a sunny day (and it's sunny 362 days a year here) is about the worst possible time you could choose to take pictures. Harsh, bright light = lots of unwanted shadows and weirdness. I was a little annoyed because I was so incredibly excited about these amazing cookies. Then I realized something. The greenhouse! It's pretty much a big room of diffused natural light. Hello! It was still a little bright, but so, so much better. I guess it … [Read More...]

Gluten-Free Banana Nut Muffins

Coconut Flour Banana Nut Muffins

Happy Friday! What are your plans for the weekend? I finally finished painting my office, and now I’m planning to repaint and DIY-ify the bookshelf in there. We are also going to do some work on the garden, of course, and belatedly celebrate my birthday! My birthday was last weekend, but I was out of… 

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Italian Sausage and Kale Lasagna

SRC: Italian Sausage and Kale Lasagna

When it comes to making dinner, sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, and sometimes your disastrous cannelloni turns into an amazing lasagna. Sometimes recipes don’t go as planned, but you’ve just gotta roll with it. Today is Secret Recipe Club reveal day! The Secret Recipe Club is a group of food bloggers. Once a month,… 

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Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili

Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili {And $400 Amazon Cash Giveaway}

If you had $400 to spend on Amazon, what would you buy? You could get a KitchenAid mixer. Or an iPad. Or 40 books! Anything your little heart desires. If you want a chance to win some spending money, stay tuned! I have rediscovered my slow cooker! When I was working, slow cooker recipes didn’t… 

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Building a Greenhouse

Harvest Fridays – Greenhouse Video Tour

Hi friends! I have a special treat for you today. My super duper awesome hubby made a quick little video tour of what we’ve gotten done on our greenhouse so far. I couldn’t make it myself because A. I don’t really know what I’m talking about, and B. I hate hearing my own voice on… 

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cereal Bars

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cereal Bars

Did you have a good long weekend? If you had a long weekend, that is. President’s Day is one of those kinda sorta fake holidays that only some people get off. We were able to get out of town for a little bit, but the beginning of the weekend was spent on house projects. Nick… 

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Thai Shrimp Salad with Coconut Curry Dressing

Thai Shrimp Salad with Coconut Curry Dressing

If you live in the Northeast, I am so, so sorry. I can’t even believe the snow they are getting! It’s totally out of control. If you’re up there, you may just want to skip the next few lines. Sorry. It’s been warming up here, getting into the 70’s most days this week. I’m a… 

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