20-Minute Chipotle Chicken Chili

This Chipotle Chicken Chili recipe is super quick and easy to make, it’s naturally gluten-free, and it’s full of rich, smoky, and delicious flavors that are sure to warm you up through and through. I feel like there’s a reason that chicken soup — of all foods — has...

Grapefruit and Elderflower Cocktail

All you need are 3 ingredients and about 30 seconds to whip up this classic “Frenchie” cocktail with grapefruit, elderflower and gin.  It’s so simple, yet so refreshing and delicious. Welp, it’s about that time. After selling all of our furniture, giving away most all of our books, packing up all...

Roasted Sweet Potato, Chickpea and Kale Salad Bowls

These Roasted Sweet Potato, Chickpea and Kale Bowls are easy to make ahead of time if you’d like (meal prep!), easy to customize with whatever veggies you have on hand, and they’re the perfect blend of sweet and savory delicious flavors.  (This post includes affiliate links.) Today’s officially marks...

Garlic Lovers Baked Chicken

This Garlic Lovers Baked Chicken recipe is easy to prepare, baked with a delicious lemon-butter sauce, and made with 40 — yes forty! — cloves of roasted garlic.  It’s also naturally gluten-free, and SO delicious. Fellow garlic lovers! 💛 I have a new recipe to add to our delicious little collection...

Chai Butternut Squash Soup

This Chai Butternut Squash Soup recipe is easy to make in the slow cooker or pressure cooker, and it’s seasoned with yummy chai tea.  Absolutely delicious, and also naturally gluten-free and vegan!  (This post also contains affiliate links.) Oh friends, I have a new secret ingredient that is going to kick your butternut squash...

Quick Israeli Salad — 3 Ways!

This Quick Israeli Salad recipe is quick and easy to make, and full of the best fresh and zesty flavors!  Feel free to serve it on its own, or incorporate it into a quick wrap or hummus dip! It has been unseasonably warm and summery this week in Kansas City, with sun...

Cabbage, Sausage and Potato Soup

This Cabbage, Sausage and Potato Soup recipe is totally hearty and comforting, full of the best savory flavors, easy to make, and it’s guaranteed to warm you right up! Guys, this soup. It’s only the middle of September, and I have already made it three times this past month.  And when I...

Portobello Pot Roast (Vegetarian!)

This Vegetarian Portobello Pot Roast recipe can be made easily in the slow cooker or Instant Pot (pressure cooker).  And it’s SO hearty and comforting and delicious! As a Midwestern girl through and through, I’ve gotta admit — I will always love me a good pot roast. But hey, whoever said...

Pumpkin Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

My favorite soft pumpkin cookies recipe, topped with the most heavenly cream cheese frosting.  It’s the perfect fall dessert recipe! Who’s ready for some fall baking? 🍁 🍂 🍃 I just officially stocked my pantry with its first round of pumpkin puree for the season (yesss), and whipped up a fresh...

Italian Sausage, Gnocchi and Tomato Soup

This Italian Sausage, Gnocchi and Tomato Soup recipe only takes about 30 minutes to make, and is filled with the absolute best savory and cozy flavors for soup season. As a summer lovin’ girl, the flip of the calendar into September has always felt a little bittersweet.  ❤️ I mean,...

How To Cut A Bell Pepper – 4 Ways!

Learn how to cut a bell pepper with this quick 1-minute video tutorial!  Plus, I’ve got lots of great tips for you for how to select and store fresh bell peppers. How do you feel about bell peppers? Love ’em?  Hate ’em?  Have a favorite color?  (Have a least favorite...

Tropical Mimosa Smoothie

This Tropical Mimosa Smoothie recipe is quick and easy to make, and the perfect bubbly treat for brunch! Looking for a sunny cocktail to toast to this weekend? This recipe is your new everything.  ☀️💛👌 Seriously.  It’s a smoothie + a mimosa + a refreshing glass of OJ….all in one!...