The BEST Potato Soup Recipe

Potato Soup

This easy Potato Soup recipe is truly the best!  It’s quick and easy to make on the stovetop, it’s nice and creamy (without using heavy cream), and it’s always so cozy and comforting and delicious. Do you have a favorite potato soup recipe? If not — psst — bookmark this one!  ♡...

How to have a Personal Seasonal Mini-Retreat | Free printable questionnaire available to download

How To Have A Seasonal Personal Mini-Retreat

A few years ago, I read the book Essentialism, which I loved for many reasons.  But perhaps mostly so because it introduced me to the idea of the “quarterly personal offsite.”  I know, the name sounds ultra-corporate, but the practice itself is actually really simple — taking time once every three months to...

Spicy Vegetarian Cabbage Soup Recipe

Spicy Vegetarian Cabbage Soup

This Spicy Vegetarian Cabbage Soup recipe is chock-full of healthy veggies, it’s naturally vegan and gluten-free, and so hearty and delicious.  Feel free to make it as mild or knock-your-socks-off spicy as you’d like. Somehow I missed the whole cabbage soup diet fad of the 90s.  But I finally...

Holy Mole Enchilada | Made with chicken, pork, or your choice of vegetarian fillings

Holy Mole Enchiladas

These Holy Mole Enchiladas are made with my favorite 20-minute mole sauce, filled with chicken and beans and cheese (or your choice of filling), and loaded up with fresh toppings.  So much amazing flavor in one dish! Alright, time to put this new 20-minute mole sauce to use. I vote we make...

20-Minute Holy Moly Sauce Recipe

Holy Mole Sauce

The amazing “Holy Mole” sauce celebrates all of the delicious flavors traditional Mexican mole sauce.  But thanks to a few shortcuts, it’s easy to make in about 20 minutes yet tastes like it has been simmering all day.  Perfect for drizzling on tacos, enchiladas, burritos, nachos, chicken, poblanos, veggies and more. For...

Maple Old Fashioned Cocktail

Maple Old Fashioned

My favorite way to make an old fashioned cocktail — good-quality bourbon and bitters, a hint of maple syrup, and a generous twist of orange peel.  Plus maybe a Luxardo cherry on top. A few years ago, Barclay and I abandoned the traditional teaspoon of sugar in our old fashioned cocktails...

Stockholm, Sweden

Three Days in Stockholm

All of our best travel tips for where to eat, stay and visit in Stockholm, Sweden. Hej hej!  I’ve finally sorted through a few million trip photos and am excited to tell you all about our trip to Stockholm, Sweden. As many of you saw on Instagram, Barclay and I flew north...

Cozy Autumn Wild Rice Soup Recipe

Cozy Autumn Wild Rice Soup

This Cozy Autumn Wild Rice Soup is full of hearty seasonal vegetables and wild rice (plus chicken, if you would like), it’s wonderfully creamy and comforting, and easy to make in the Instant Pot, Crock-Pot or on the stovetop. For those days when you’re craving a cozy, creamy, comforting...

Classic Pumpkin Roll Recipe

Pumpkin Roll

This classic pumpkin roll recipe is made with a delicious pumpkin cake and heavenly cream cheese filling…and it’s surprisingly easy to make.  See the video below for a visual on how to assemble your pumpkin roll! Happy fall, everyone!  In honor of the calendar officially flipping over to the new season this...

Magic Garlicky Tofu | Made with baked tofu tossed in the most delicious black pepper garlic sauce.

Magic Garlicky Tofu

An unbelievably delicious tofu stir-fry, made with my easy baked tofu recipe and tossed with the most heavenly garlic black pepper sauce. So named because — as our friends said — this recipe has the power to magically turn anyone into a tofu lover. ♡ Barclay and I have been tinkering around...

Baked Tofu Recipe

Baked Tofu

This 30-Minute Baked Tofu recipe is my favorite way to make tofu!  It’s ultra-easy, totally customizable with your favorite seasonings, and surprisingly crispy and delicious. Finally, after sharing recipes this week for how to bake chicken, steak, pork, salmon, and shrimp, we arrive at the recipe that kicked off...

How To Make Baked Salmon

Baked Salmon

All of my best tips for how to make the most perfectly baked salmon in the oven.  This baked salmon recipe is easy to customize with your favorite seasonings, and takes less than 15 minutes from start to finish. Today we’re moving on in our series about baked proteins from meat...