Chai-Spiced Granola | gimmesomeoven.com

Chai-Spiced Granola

This weekend, I dove into full-on nesting mode. After having been away for a week with friends in sunny Mexico (and successfully eating chips and salsa at every meal), and then coming home to New Year’s parties, coffees, brunches, lunches, and meet-ups galore, I was very ready for some good ol’ introverted...

15 Green Smoothie Recipes | gimmesomeoven.com

15 Glorious Green Smoothie Recipes

I don’t know about you, but I definitely feel as though I’ve eaten my weight in cookies these last couple weeks, and while I don’t regret a single crumb, my stomach is begging me for greens. After an apparent healthy foods hiatus induced by the holidays, and our recent...

Skinny Honey Lemon Chicken | gimmesomeoven.com

Skinny Honey Lemon Chicken

Happy New Year’s, everyone! Is your 2015 off to a good start?  Make any big resolutions?  Or, like me, did anyone choose a word to help define the new year?  For anyone interested, my word for 2015 is “dare“.  (And bonus, we’re kicking off a series of monthly dares on the...

Copycat Orange Julius -- made with just 5 fresh and healthy ingredients! | gimmesomeoven.com

5-Ingredient Fresh Orange Smoothie (Orange Julius Copycat)

‘Tis the season for all things Vitamin C, eh? Actually, this may be totally weird to point out, but I have to say that there’s a little phenomenon that exists in our culture that always makes me smile.  I’m guessing you may have noticed it before.  The It’s-Going-Around Phenomenon. It...

Ali's Favorite 14 Recipes of 2014 | gimmesomeoven.com

My 14 Favorite Recipes of 2014

I don’t know why this post is always so hard for me to write each year.  But trying to choose my favorite (out of 170+) recipes that I created this year always feels like an impossible task, like trying to pin down my favorite book or favorite song.  I love...

Our Readers' Top 14 Recipes of 2014 | gimmesomeoven.com

Readers’ 14 Favorite Recipes Of 2014

Is anyone else as obsessed as I am with end-of-the-year “best of” lists?! From best books, to best movies, to best dressed, to best inventions, to best apps, to best viral videos, to best beauty trends, even to best new species, there’s nothing like a good ol’ list to wrap up...

15 Sparkly New Year's Cocktails | gimmesomeoven.com

15 Sparkly New Year’s Eve Cocktails

Every New Year’s, I’m always scouting for a new cocktail to try.  I love my standby gin and tonic, and New York sour, but there are so many other creative concoctions out there, that I just can’t resist venturing into new territory.  And since New Year’s Eve is fast...

Sloppy Joe Tacos | gimmesomeoven.com

Sloppy Joe Tacos

At the time this post goes live, pretty sure that life will find me laying out on the beach in Mexico, with four girlfriends by my side, a pina colada in hand, no computer in sight, listening to the waves, soaking up some much-needed sunshine, talking for hours and hours...