Macaroni & Butternut Squash with Crispy Pecan Topping

I got in trouble in culinary school last week when we were cooking butternut squash.


Black Bean Rice Bowls

No, they’re nothing groundbreaking. But they are healthy, easy, inexpensive, filling and sooooo flavorful.

And those are the kind of meals we tend to make over and over again, si?


Easy Cookie Butter Magic Shell

The only thing better than butter, is a butter that is made with cookies.

I’m a Cookie Butter addict.


Kale Salad with Quinoa, Sweet Potatoes & Tahini Dressing

When I get home from camping I always crave veggies.

This salad definitely does the trick.


Pear Almond Crisp

Let’s be honest with one another. Cobbler, crisp, crumble, ¬†whatever you want to call it…

It’s just the lazy baker’s version of a pie.


Butternut Squash Soup with Ginger and Coconut Milk

When I saw this squash in Trader Joe’s yesterday I knew what I had to do.


Apple Cider Mimosa Punch

How can you go wrong with apple cider and champagne?

Rephrase that… How can you ever go wrong with champagne?


Chopped Salad with Crispy Wonton Strips and Asian Peanut Dressing

Miles and I had this last night before we went rock climbing.

It rocked.


Blackened Brussel Sprouts with Bacon & Blue Cheese

Let me take you on a journey to the land where brussel sprouts get charred on the outside but never burnt, and they’re cooked all the way through.

That land is my kitchen.


Slow Cooked Mexican Chicken Soup

This past weekend we went camping up in the Sierra Mountains. It made me remember what Fall is like.