Roasted Vegetable Mac and Cheese Recipe 1

Roasted Vegetable Macaroni and Cheese

I made you an enormous pan of roasted veggies! And…I might have whipped up a little mac and cheese to go with them. (Or wait, was it the reverse?) Either way, I’ve been craving comfort food galore lately while freezing my tail off this winter in Kansas City.  And when it comes to...

Kale Caesar Salad -- made with a lighter and delicious lime Caesar dressing | gimmesomeoven.com

Kale Caesar Salad

I am dating that guy who loves kale salads. Like — really, truly, doesn’t-eat-them-because-he’s-supposed-to, genuinely-loves-everything-about-them, craves-them-all-the-time, would-choose-them-over-most-things-on-a-menu, can’t-get-enough-of-’em, loves kale salads. Just last night, for example, we were eating out for KC restaurant week and he got so excited when he saw that a kale salad was listed as one of the...

Easy Quinoa Pizza Bowls -- totally easy to customize with your favorite pizza toppings, and SO delicious!!  (Bonus, they're also naturally gluten-free!) | gimmesomeoven.com

Easy Quinoa Pizza Bowls

Annnnnd, the countdown is on. Ten days until Barclay and I leave for New Zealand!!!  And I can’t WAIT! I can’t wait to meet all of B’s Kiwi relatives who are coming together for a big reunion at a beautiful National Park campground (complete with a family jam sesh, since...

Avocado Margaritas Recipe -- a delicious and creamy twist on this classic cocktail! | gimmesomeoven.com

Avocado Margaritas

At the time this post goes live, I will be soaking up the sunshine and kickin’ back with my girlfriends on our weekend trip back to the Land Where I First Tasted An Avocado Margarita. That’s right. We’re going back to Austin, baby!!! Those of you who follow the blog...

Skinny Fettuccine Alfredo -- lightened up with a few simple tweaks, and so delicious and creamy! | gimmesomeoven.com

Skinny Fettuccine Alfredo

Mmmmm, fettuccine alfredo. I don’t know about you, but this rich and creamy and oh-so-decadent pasta is pretty much the ultimate comfort food in my book.  It has long been a favorite dish of mine, and one that I always looked forward to ordering out at some of my...

Almond-Crusted Chicken Nuggets -- easy to make, and baked instead of fried! | gimmesomeoven.com

Almond-Crusted Chicken Nuggets

This post is sponsored by Blue Diamond Almonds. I never really intended to be the girl with the big tv. I mean, I’ve never had cable, I rarely watch live tv or movies all that much, and until recently, I’d never really had space for a good tv.  But when I...

Italian Lentil Soup -- this delicious vegetarian soup is easy to make, and so comforting!  Feel free to add in Italian sausage if you'd like extra protein. | gimmesomeoven.com

Italian Lentil Soup

Soooo, I’ve now hosted brunch for mine and Barclay’s parents all together at my place twice. And I have royally messed up the meal…twice. The first was that lovely time when the quiche refused to set up and the crispy potatoes were anything but crispy.  And the second —...

This Slow Cooker Lasagna recipe is easy to make in the crock pot, it takes just minutes to prep, and you can customize it with all of your favorite ingredients. | gimmesomeoven.com

Slow Cooker Lasagna

This slow cooker lasagna recipe is quick and easy to prep, and made with the classic ingredients we all love!  A few months ago, I attended my first ever “Lasagna Fest”.  Or as the organizer called it, “Lasagnapocalypse”. About 30 or so friends gathered in an enormous loft downtown, armed with...