Our Family's Favorite Salad is made with lots of artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers, toasted pine nuts, and a zesty Parmesan vinaigrette.  SO delicious, and always a crowd pleaser! | gimmesomeoven.com

Our Family’s Favorite Salad

Last week, I feel like Barclay and I took a very important step forward together in our relationship. I introduced him to my family… …’s favorite salad.  ;) Knowing his obsession already with big green salads (the guy amazingly chooses them more often than I do) and artichokes (hands-down one...

Baked Lemon Chicken -- perfectly juicy and tender, easy to make, and full of the best fresh lemony flavor! | gimmesomeoven.com

Baked Lemon Chicken

One of my favorite things in the world is getting requests from you guys for recipes.  (Like, favorite — it seriously makes me so happy when I can hear what kind of recipes you want to be making!) Without a doubt, one of the biggest recipe request successes we’ve...

Healthier Blueberry Muffins -- made with white whole wheat flour, naturally sweetened, and SO fluffy and buttery and delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

Healthier Blueberry Muffins

Happy Friday, sweet friends! And a Happy Early Mother’s Day to all of you beautiful moms out there!  I hope that we all do our part to make you feel extra-celebrated this weekend for the incredible, strong, loving, patient, hard-working, life-changing women that you are.  And that you know...

Sesame Noodles with Broccoli and Almonds -- ready to go in 20 minutes, and full of the best fresh flavors! | gimmesomeoven.com

Sesame Noodles with Broccoli and Almonds

Man, do you ever have those days when your heart feels so happy and full that it just calms you down to your bones?  Like, in the best and most peaceful of ways? Yesterday was one of those for me.  ♥ I woke up early in the morning feeling thankful and so...

Roasted Tomato Salsa -- ready to go in 20 minutes, and full of rich and fresh flavors! | gimmesomeoven.com

Roasted Tomato Salsa

Hey, hey, it’s my birthdaaaaaay! And I am ready to party! Actually, this whole past weekend has felt like one big party.  One of my dear friends had her wedding reception on Friday night (soooo fun!), then my parents came to town to do birthday brunch together with Barclay and...

Fresh Blueberry Margaritas -- quick and easy to make, and sweetened with lots of delicious fresh blueberries! | gimmesomeoven.com

Blueberry Margaritas

Just 6 more days until Cinco de Mayo! Which means there are just 3 more days until Dos de Mayo — my birthday!! As I probably mention here on the blog every year, I firmly believe this birth-date was meant to be.  Chips and salsa are my love language....

Brussels Sprouts Tacos with Creamy Avocado Sauce | gimmesomeoven.com

Brussels Sprouts Tacos with Creamy Avocado Sauce

Can I just say how much I’m loving road trips lately?! Especially with this guy?  ♥ I keep talking the talk this year with all of my friends about how we need to take advantage of low gas prices and plan more short little 2-3 day weekend getaways, versus just...

The BEST Vegan Enchiladas -- easy to make, made with everyday ingredients, and SO delicious! | gimmesomeoven.com

The Best Vegan Enchiladas

My coffee table is currently filled to the brim with cookbooks that have been released by some dear friends this spring, which makes me so happy and so dang proud every time I look at them!  Seriously.  I don’t know how I got so lucky, but somehow I’ve crossed paths with...