Hemp-Crusted Baked Chicken Tenders -- easy to make, full of protein, and naturally gluten-free! | gimmesomeoven.com #glutenfree #recipe

Hemp-Crusted Baked Chicken Tenders

I love traveling abroad.  But without a doubt, there are always a few things I appreciate all the more about the States whenever I return.  A few I’m extra-appreciating this week? Ice (and iced coffee) 4G The insect kingdom remaining outside Mexican food The option to flush toilet paper Yogurt...

The Friday Five | gimmesomeoven.com

The Friday Five (Summer Salad Edition)

Happy Friday, friends! I hope this finds each of you well and enjoying the start to a lovely June weekend wherever life may find you.  As of late last night, after 16 hours of traveling from El Salvador, I finally landed home sweet home in Kansas City.  And after goinggoinggoing...

DeLallo Balsamic Chicken Skewers | gimmesomeoven.com #giveaway

Easy Balsamic Chicken Skewers + BIG GIVEAWAY!

Everyone has their own entertaining style, usually learned through trial and (in my case, more than a few inedible) errors. Some of my friends specialize in cooking brunch.  Some only grill.  Some keep it simple with popcorn and apps.  Some enjoy designing elaborate Pin-spired five-course experiences, complete with perfect...

Rainbow Veggie Skewers | gimmesomeoven.com

Rainbow Veggie Skewers

For a girl who grew up adamantly insisting that I was an “indoor person”, I have to say that I have become quite fond of the Great Outdoors. Well, I still squeal like a little girl when a bee buzzes my way. But goodness, I feel like I can’t...

Green Pina Colada Smoothie 1

Green Pina Colada Smoothie

This week while I’m spending time in El Salvador, I thought it only appropriate to share one of my favorite tropical drinks with you. Yes, I have freely admitted before that actual pina coladas are one of my favorite guilty-pleasure drinks.  This is partly due to the fact that there...

Strawberry Shortcake with Coconut Whipped Cream (Vegan) -- 4 ingredient biscuits, plus juicy strawberries, plus easy coconut whipped cream.  Delish! | gimmesomeoven.com #dessert #vegan

Strawberry Shortcake with Coconut Whipped Cream (Vegan)

I’m pretty sure that as long as I live, I will always get a little bit giddy when strawberry season rolls back around each spring. I. Love. Strawberries. Especially after a long winter, there’s something about those vivid, sweet, juicy, and yummy berries that just sing of summertime.  So accordingly,...

I'm Going To El Salvador! | gimmesomeoven.com

I’m Going To El Salvador!

It’s true, it’s true!  I am.  For a week.  With a humanitarian organization I deeply and wholeheartedly admire called Unbound.  And I just wrote out a lovely introductory post to tell you all about it, and the country, and their national food (papusas!), and the things we’re going to...

How To Make Coconut Whipped Cream | gimmesomeoven.com #vegan

Coconut Whipped Cream

Call me a nerd, but I’ve started a spreadsheet amongst my friends.  (Well, I should point out that it’s one of many shared spreadsheets that we have.  We dig anything to do with organization and presentations.)  The most recent one?  What We Eat (and Don’t Eat). I don’t know...