Pad See Ew -- this Thai dish is quick and easy to make at home, and easy to customize with your favorite protein | gimmesomeoven.com

Pad See Ew

Last week was a bit of a doozie. After a weekend spent working on the lawn, Barclay and his roommate managed to pick up some gnarly cases of poison ivy…which I’m highly allergic to.  So I tried to keep my distance when I went to visit.  But I forgot to take into...

5-Ingredient Arugula Salad with Parmesan, Lemon and Olive Oil -- super easy, and always so fresh and tasty! | gimmesomeoven.com

Arugula Salad with Parmesan, Lemon and Olive Oil

Have you read the book, Essentialism, yet? After hearing literally dozens of friends, colleagues, and even neighbors talk about this book over the past few years, I finally bought a copy to bring on my trip to New Zealand this past February with Barclay.  I was looking forward to curling up with it...

Dark Chocolate Avocado Mousse -- quick and easy to make with healthier, everyday ingredients.  Plus it's also naturally gluten-free, vegan, and absolutely delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Dark Chocolate Avocado Mousse

Last year when Kathryne and I were living in Austin for a month, we spent basically as much time as possible hanging out with our favorite people there — Jeanine and Jack, the talented duo behind Love & Lemons. And we had the best time together. From taking a tour all around town...

Chicken Florentine Grilled Cheese -- quick and easy to make, and so delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Chicken Florentine Grilled Cheese

This post is sponsored by Arla. Happy #NationalGrilledCheeseDay, everyone! Oh man, how should we celebrate?? Should we serenade each other with our all-time favorite cheesiest songs?  (<– I call dibs on “My Heart Will Go On!”, a.k.a. the ultra-dramatic-background-music-to-my-first-kiss-at-freshman-homecoming, to which I may have memorized every word and learned the accompanying pennywhistle part, of course....

My All-Time Favorite Gumbo Recipe -- made with chicken and andouille sausage, and full of the best flavor! | gimmesomeoven.com

My All-Time Favorite Gumbo

During the seven years that I worked my last job — spent mostly in a windowless, florescently-lit, cubicle of an office — I was always desperate to escape the building for lunch. It wasn’t that I didn’t love my job.  (I did.)  It wasn’t that I wanted to go home...

5 Ingredient White Chicken Chili | gimmesomeoven.com

My Favorite 5-Ingredient Recipes

Who’s down for some new 5-ingredient recipes to try?! I thought you might be.  ;) It’s no secret that I’m all about easy recipes that also require a very easy (short!) ingredient list.  But I must say, I had no idea just how many 5-ingredient recipes we already had in...

Sweet and Salty No-Bake Energy Bites -- packed with protein, and absolutely delicious!  Perfect for breakfast, a snack, or even a healthier dessert. | gimmesomeoven.com

Sweet and Salty Energy Bites

This post is sponsored by Blue Diamond Almonds. Buzz, buzz, buzz. I feel like all I’m doing this week is buzzing from one meeting, one appointment, one errand, one grocery store run (ok, make that like four grocery store runs), one lunch date, one happy hour, one sushi night to the...

Mushroom Bolognese -- a hearty, vegetarian take on traditional bolognese, absolutely delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Mushroom Bolognese

I don’t know how, but for some crazy reason, I fell two seasons behind on Downton Abbey these past few years. And after literally every person on the planet seemed to watch and rave about the grand finale a few weeks ago, I realized it was high time to catch up.  I didn’t...