This Veggie Lovers' Pasta Salad is easy to make with whatever veggies you have on hand, it's tossed with a yummy white balsamic vinaigrette, and it's absolutely perfect for a party or picnic or potluck (or any regular weeknight dinner)! | gimmesomeoven.com

Veggie Lovers’ Pasta Salad

This Veggie Lovers’ Pasta Salad recipe is easy to whip up with whatever veggies you have on hand, it’s tossed with a simple white balsamic vinaigrette, it’s easy to make ahead of time, and — of course — it’s absolutely delicious! Soooo, after majorly slackin’ on our book club...

This Kale Salad with Bacon and Blue Cheese is quick and easy to make, tossed with a red wine shallot vinaigrette, and TOTALLY delicious. (Bonus, it holds up for hours in the fridge, if you want to make it ahead of time!) | gimmesomeoven.com

Kale Salad with Bacon and Blue Cheese

I’m happy to report that I have been eating so much kale this summer. Like, so much.   I wish I could say it’s because I have been craving those ultra-good-for-you dark greens every day.  But really, it’s mainly thanks to my friend and talented veggie farmer, SiSi, who has been sending me home with...

These Orange Chicken Lettuce Wraps are quick and easy to make, they're naturally sweetened with honey and orange juice, and they are SO fresh and delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Orange Chicken Lettuce Wraps

It is 5 million degrees outside…and I couldn’t be happier. I love summer so much! I know, I know, some of you don’t share my affection for this most wonderful time of the year.  But guys, I’ve gotta tell ya that I would choose a sweaty day in the three-digit July...

These Pizza Spaghetti Squash Boats are easy to make, fun to customize with your favorite pizza toppings, and absolutely delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com (Gluten-free)

Pizza Spaghetti Squash Boats

These Pizza Spaghetti Squash Boats are fun and easy to make, and easy to customize with your favorite pizza toppings! Some of you know that this past year, I’ve been devoting most of my Fridays to volunteering with a refugee resettlement organization here in Kansas City.  For part of that work,...

These Rainbow Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs are marinated and basted in a tasty teriyaki sauce, then grilled to perfection and sprinkled with cilantro.  So delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Rainbow Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs

This Rainbow Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs recipe is made with a citrus teriyaki sauce, and grilled up with a delicious rainbow of veggies that everyone will love! Breaking news from my loft building — our community grill has finally been fixed!! Finally.  😂 We’ve been begging our building manager to repair or...

Mixed Berry Almond Crisp -- easy to make with any fresh berries you have on hand, and SO delicious and perfect for summer! (Gluten-free + Vegetarian + Vegan) | gimmesomeoven.com

Berry Almond Crisp

This Berry Almond Crisp recipe is easy to make, topped with a yummy almond crisp, and overflowing with warm, sweet berries below.  It’s the perfect summer dessert that you can make with whatever fresh berries you have on hand! Hey friends!  Did you all have a good Fourth of...

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(Super-Easy!) Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Pastries

I’ve been on a bit of a mission lately to expand my brunch repertoire. Barclay and I have been hard at work this week experimenting with my new espresso machine, trying to learn how to create our very own little repertoire of cappuccinos, lattes, americanos, and (our favorite) flat whites...

This classic tabbouleh recipe is easy to make with tons of fresh herbs, lemon and bulgur, and it always tastes SO refreshing! | gimmesomeoven.com

Tabbouleh

This classic homemade tabbouleh recipe is quick and easy to make, chocked full of fresh herbs, and tossed with a lemony vinaigrette that I think you’re going to love! I’m still on such a high from this past weekend.  ♥ Or more accurately, I should probably say I’m still...