Andes Mint Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Andes Mint Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Guys!!!! CHRISTMAS COOKIES!! Pretty much the best thing ever, right?! Five years ago, I had my first Christmas away from home. My sister and I were living in Florida and it was just two of us. We went to the movies, got Chinese food, and then spent the whole night making batch after batch of Christmas cookies! Every year since then I start getting super excited about baking cookies as soon as December hits! This month, Secret Recipe Club gave me an extra excuse to bake cookies! Usually SRC takes a break for the holidays, but this year a whole bunch of us decided to participate in a … [Read More...]

Roasted Radishes with Radish Greens

Harvest Fridays – Roasted Radishes with Radish Greens

Less than two weeks until Christmas. Can you believe it? I surely cannot. Especially since it was 70 degrees here a couple days this week. I’m loving it, and so is my garden! We’ve been harvesting tons o’ greens lately. Chard, beet greens, curly kale, Russian red kale. I’ve even been picking and eating radish… 

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Cashew Chicken Curry

Cashew Chicken Curry

This conversation is sponsored by Silk. The opinions and text are all mine. When I was a kid, “milk” always came from a cow. But these days, there are lots of dairy-free milk alternatives! Though Nick and I do eat dairy, we often buy different kinds of milks for variety and to change up our… 

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Mini Persimmon Spice Cakes

Mini Persimmon Spice Cakes {and $300 Amazon gift card giveaway!}

Happy Monday! Hope everyone had a super fabulous weekend. If you want to win some holiday shopping moula, stay tuned. I have another great giveaway going on! This weekend we finally got around to putting up our Christmas tree and all our lights and decorations. It was a festive weekend and now I’m 100% in… 

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Thai Fish and Noodles

Thai Fish and Noodles

Did everyone have an awesome Thanksgiving?! We sure did. We spent the long weekend in Missouri and Arkansas with friends and family. Even though it was only 4 nights, it felt like a real vacation which was nice. And for once in my life I didn’t have any travel issues. It was a Thanksgiving miracle!… 

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Persimmon Tarts

Persimmon Tarts

Hey guys! Is everyone ready to stuff themselves silly? I know I sure am! I didn’t do a great job of celebrating Thanksgiving on the blog, so forgive me. This month got a little crazy. Remember that time I signed up for a half marathon?! Well, it was just over a week ago and it… 

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Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Cashew Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Happy Monday and Happy 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! This month, I was assigned the blog Loving Life,… 

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