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 went really, really well! The race was in Vegas and it was my first half marathon and my first time in Vegas. We ate at really good restaurants, went to see Cirque du Soleil, and lost a few dollars to the slots. All the fun, Vegas-y things. Aside from the race, though, my favorite part of the trip was when we … [Read More...]

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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Homegrown Radishes

Harvest Fridays – Root, root, roots!

The past few weeks I have been harvesting roots of all sorts! Fall is all about root veggies and my garden is right on time. Check out these gorgeous (and huge) French Breakfast radishes! I know, they look totally weird. Aren’t radishes supposed to be round? Not these ones. These French Breakfast radishes are an… 

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Lots of yummy NatureBox snacks!

Staying Healthy Through the Holidays {with NatureBox}

The holidays! Oh, the holidays. One of my favorite times of the year. I love the festive decorations, the music, the time spent with family. But let’s face it– mostly, I love the food. Throughout most of the year Nick and I eat pretty healthily. But when the holidays roll around, all bets are off…. 

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Spinach and Feta Quiche

Spinach and Feta Quiche

This quiche is really neat. It makes it’s own crust!! Which is cool because A.) making pie crust is a pain and B.) store bought pie crusts are one of the worst-for-you processed foods. This quiche has some flour whisked into the egg mixture, and as the quiche cooks, the flour sinks to the bottom… 

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White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies {$250 Giveaway}

Did everyone have a good Halloween? I stayed home to give out candy to trick-or-treaters. We had tons of kids last year. This year, I got a bunch of early ones– mostly little kids– and then it started raining. Guys, this is the first time it has rained since March. And it decides to rain… 

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Harvest Friday

Harvest Fridays – Halloween and Leafy Greens!

Happy Halloween! I’m sure every one has had (or will have) way too much candy already today, so how about a few veggies? It’s all about balance, right? I skipped last week’s Harvest Friday and decided to cut it down to every other week while we’re in the slower winter season. We’ve been planting a… 

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