Garlic Sauteed Spinach

Garlic Sauteed Spinach

Are you ready for the easiest recipe of all time? Because this is it. It literally takes 10 minutes to make from start to finish. Ten. Minutes. And it's totally delicious. Awesomeness [...]

Sweet Potato Hash

Sweet Potato Hash

Aren’t sweet potatoes amazing? They’re super yummy. They last like forever in the pantry. They are healthier than regular white potatoes. They can go sweet or savory. See? Amazing. If you’re like me, at any given […]

Roasted Broccoli

Roasted Broccoli

Growing up, we had broccoli one way and one way only – steamed. And I loved it. Still do. There’s a simplicity to broccoli with just a pinch [...]

Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes

Recipe For Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes

So, after this recipe, I have learned two things: (1) Cauliflower can easily substitute for real mashed potatoes any day of the week (2) I will probably never be able to spell the word, "cauliflower" on the first attempt. Seriously...what is [...]

Easy Coleslaw

Easy Coleslaw

I grew up in a house of coleslaw lovers. I now live in a house of coleslaw haters. This makes enjoying coleslaw a little difficult given that no one else will eat it if I make it. And I mean no one.  Not even a bite [...]

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts

I’ve always been confused as to why Brussels Sprouts gets such a bad wrap with both kids and adults alike. Why do they carry such an awful stigma? I’ve always thought they were absolutely delicious. Am I the crazy one here? Growing up, my mom would [...]


Shrimp and Grits

LOVE me some Shrimp and Grits! Not only is this simple dish amazingly yummy and robust with flavor, it’s also super easy to make. The entire meal can be made in about 30 minutes which makes it a no-brainer for us when we have shrimp on hand. And we intentionally have shrimp on hand.

sweet potato fries

Sweet Potato Fries

Hi guys! I'm always looking for healthy new ways to prepare food.  Sometimes, even the simplest of substitutions can make a world of difference. Like, sweet potatoes, for example. Have you ever had sweet potato fries?  If not, you're in for a treat! Not only do sweet potatoes have more vitamins and nutrients than regular [...]


Vermont Cheddar Shells and Cheese

This Vermont Cheddar Shells and Cheese is rich, creamy and bursting with unexpected flavor. I decided to change things up a bit with this macaroni and cheese recipe so I chose to use a mixture of Vermont Cheddar and American White cheeses to give it a rich, creamy texture.  I also substituted pasta shells for [...]


Homemade Cinnamon Applesauce

Have you ever made homemade applesauce?  Better yet: have you ever tasted homemade applesauce? Three words: Oh. My. Goodness. This recipe is as easy as it is delicious.  And, holy smokes, it is amazingly delicious. Now, my dad raised me to enjoy the simple pleasure of a fresh piece of fruit.Honestly, I need nothing more [...]

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