Roasted Butternut Squash

This easy roasted butternut squash recipe can be made with either diced or halved butternut squash.  Plus, ideas for various seasonings that...

Homemade Kale Pesto

I’ve made kale pesto before (Kale Pesto Pasta), but I felt like the pesto needed a post itself. I often find myself with leftover fresh kale...

Market Challenge: Eggplant

When the kids were little, in the interest of Palate Expansion, we used to give them ten bucks at the farmer’s market and tell them to spe...

How to Make Sauerkraut

Homemade sauerkraut is easier than you think! You’ll get probiotic benefits and a kitchen DIY project. Here’s how to make sauerkraut: a simp...

Pesto Mac and Cheese

A swirl of basil pesto brings so much flavor to this classic comfort food! This pesto mac and cheese features Havarti cheese for ultra cream...

Intentions for the Week

  Happy Monday, friends!   This weekend was a good one! We went over to a friend’s house on Friday, the boys and baseball and I cleaned hou...

Heirloom Tomato Salad

I’ve thrown together a lot of tomato salads in my life. And certainly not all need to be highlighted here…That said, I made one over the wee...

Easy Dinner Ideas

If you’re like me, coming up with easy dinner ideas in the summer is simple. In summer, so many peak-season veggies and fruits are deliciou...

Let It Be Sunday, 237!

Hello friends. Happy Sunday!  Wow you really came through for me this week.  The comments you left on the Here’s What We Know post were sta...

Easy Rosemary Garlic White Bean Soup

This past week I was talking to a reporter from MarketWatch and as I told the story of Budget Bytes I joked about being a broke college grad...

Tandoori Whole Roasted Cauliflower

This Tandoori Whole Roasted Cauliflower is an Indian-inspired, Whole30-friendly riff on my popular Whole Roasted Cauliflower recipe! It’s a ...

The Weekend Dish: 9/7/2019

Happy first Saturday in September! Are you doing anything fun or fall-y today? The weather has been beautiful here; looking forward to a we...

Sugar Cookie Sunnies

Want a sweet way to say hi or send someone your love? Well, I have the answer with these super cute sugar cookie sunglasses. I really love...