September 22, 2020

25 Savory Apple Recipes to Try this Fall

Collage of savory apple recipes including a burger, curry, and stew.

Apples are a terrific addition to many savory meals and recipes. They pair perfectly with cheese, chicken, pork, vegetables, bread, and many warm spices. 

September 11, 2020

Garlic and thyme smashed sunchokes

Disclosure: This recipe is part of #FallFlavors week. I was provided products from sponsors to assist in recipe development. As always, all opinions are my own.

Finished castiron skillet of smashed sunchokes.

Smashed sunchokes are sweet, a little crispy, and full of garlic and thyme flavor. If you've never eaten sunchokes before, this is a great introduction to these tasty root vegetables. 

September 9, 2020

Cheddar butternut squash and black bean chowder

Disclosure: This recipe is part of #FallFlavors week. I was provided products from sponsors to assist in recipe development. As always, all opinions are my own.

Finished bowl of cheddar butternut squash and black bean chowder.

A hearty soup filled with butternut squash, black beans, corn, and cheddar cheese makes for a delicious way to warm up on a cool fall day. 

September 7, 2020

Pear almond crumble pie

Disclosure: This recipe is part of #FallFlavors week. I was provided products from sponsors to assist in recipe development. As always, all opinions are my own.

Finished pear almond crumble pie in the pie plate.

Autumn pears, cinnamon, and almond come together in the delicious fall pie with a crunchy crumble topping. You will want to cozy up with a slice of this pie and a hot cup of tea this fall. 

September 2, 2020

How to dry garden herbs in the oven

Jars of dried herbs including thyme, oregano, and sage.

Preserve your summer herbs from your garden to use all through the year with a simple oven method. This is a terrific way to use up your summer herb bounty and not let them go to waste.

August 24, 2020

Yellow summer squash casserole

Finished baking dish of yellow summer squash casserole with a serving spoon dishing some out.

Cheesy, creamy, and a little crunchy, this yellow summer squash casserole is a delicious side dish sure to please the whole family.

August 18, 2020

Thai basil cucumber salad

A refreshing summer salad fill of crispy cucumbers, fresh Thai basil, and a simple rice vinegar dressing, and topped with crunchy roasted peanuts.

A refreshing summer salad fill of crispy cucumbers, fresh Thai basil, and a simple rice vinegar dressing, and topped with crunchy roasted peanuts.

August 11, 2020

Curry barbecue chickpea and eggplant tacos

Disclosure: This post is sponsored on behalf of Bar-B-Que Beast. I received product to help in creation of this recipe. As always, all opinions are my own. 

Plate with a finished taco in a soft tortilla.

These fusion tacos combine barbecue and curry flavors into one delicious Indian-inspired taco full of chickpeas and eggplant. These vegetarian tacos are bold in flavor from the curry barbecue sauce.

August 7, 2020

Parsley and sage walnut pesto

Finished jar of parlsey and sage walnut pesto.

Fresh summer herbs make for a delicious pesto that you can use on pasta dishes, meats, pizzas, vegetables, and more. This pesto is bright and vibrant and perfect for using up some garden herbs.

August 5, 2020

Lemon raspberry buckle

Finished Lemon Raspberry Buckle on a cake stand with a piece on a small plate.

This summer cake is filled with seasonal raspberries and lemon zest and topped with a buttery streusel topping for a delicious breakfast or snack anytime of the day!

August 3, 2020

Kohlrabi and radish slaw


A crisp and refreshing slaw made with kohlrabi, radishes, carrots, and a sweet poppy seed dressing. This slaw is a delicious summer side dish and perfect with cookouts and picnics.

July 27, 2020

Oven baked zucchini chips

Finished bowl of oven baked zucchini chips.

Make your own vegetable chips at home with these oven baked zucchini chips. Thinly sliced zucchini is baked in a low oven until golden and crispy.

July 14, 2020

20 Beet Recipes You Simply Can't Beat

A collage of beet recipes including salad, roasted, mini muffins, lemonade, and soup.
Photos courtesy of Day in the Life on the Farm, Savory Moments, House of Nash Eats, and That Recipe.

A collection of 20 beet recipes you simply can't beat! This time of year beets are popping up in people's CSA baskets, farmers' markets, and there are so many ways to enjoy them other than simply steaming.

July 3, 2020

Tofu & mushroom miso ramen bowls

Finished bowl of tofy and mushroom miso ramen bowls with chopsticks pulling out some noodles.

This ramen is full of delicious flavors of miso, ginger, garlic, mushrooms, sesame, and more! Give your ramen noodles a makeover with the flavorful recipe for tofu and mushroom miso ramen bowls.

June 23, 2020

Broccoli stem slaw with cranberries

Finished bowls of broccoli stem slaw topped with sunflower seeds.

Save your fresh broccoli stems and use them to make an easy and delicious slaw! This slaw has a simple dressing and chewy dried cranberries along with salted roasted sunflower seeds for extra flavor and texture.

June 15, 2020

Turkey taco crescent pie

A simple and family friendly dinner that is sure to become a favorite. Turkey taco crescent pie only requires a few ingredients and can be customized to your liking.

A simple and family friendly dinner that is sure to become a favorite. Turkey taco crescent pie only requires a few ingredients and can be customized to your liking.

June 4, 2020

Rhubarb applesauce (no sugar added)


Tart and tangy rhubarb pairs beautifully with sweet apples in a smooth and delicious applesauce. This recipe contains no added sugar, but instead utilizes sweeter apples to off-set the rhubarb.

May 26, 2020

Small batch rhubarb freezer jam

Finished jar of rhubarb jam on plate.

Thick, sweet, and full of that sour-tangy rhubarb flavor, this simple rhubarb freezer jam requires only rhubarb, sugar, and water. It's a delicious jam for sandwiches, biscuits, crackers, and more.

May 19, 2020

Ramp greens pesto

A finished jar of ramp greens pesto on a cutting board with whole ramps.

Bright, vibrant, and full of onion and garlic flavor, this ramp greens pesto is a delicious way to add spring flavor to pasta, pizza, chicken, and more. Ramps are only around for a short period of time and using the greens to make a pesto is the perfect way to enjoy this spring wild edible.

May 12, 2020

Chocolate chip chickpea blondies

Stacked photos of chocolate chip chickpea blondies.

These delicious and fudgy blondies are made by whizzing up a few ingredients in the food processor and contain a surprise ingredient - chickpeas! Chickpeas add protein and texture to this dessert or snack that is loaded with chocolate chips in every bite.

May 6, 2020

Skillet sourdough cornbread

Baked sourdough cornbread in a castiron skillet.

Take your cornbread to the next level by adding sourdough to the mix! The result is a tangy and slightly sweet bread that is a perfect side dish to chili, barbecue chicken, soups, and more.

April 30, 2020

Chocolate crispy rice treats

Finished chocolate crispy rice treats on a plate.

Crispy rice treats are a classic dessert and bake sale goodie that we all know and love. This version takes them up a notch with the addition of chocolate chips for an extra-special and delicious treat!

April 15, 2020

Chicken fajita quinoa bowls

Finished chicken fajita bowl with tortilla chips

Spiced chicken breasts, bell peppers, and onions with quinoa and your choice of toppings make for a simple and versatile dinner. It's sure to be a family friendly dish when everyone can personalize it to their tastes and liking!

April 2, 2020

Whole wheat blueberry baked pancake squares

Jelly roll pan with finished baked blueberry pancakes.

Baked pancake squares are a delicious way to make pancakes in a lot less time. There's no flipping involved with these pancakes and they are ready all at once.

March 19, 2020

Sourdough biscuits

Finished sourdough biscuits on cutting board

Easy homemade biscuits made with sourdough discard are a perfect side dish to soups, chili, and more. They are a great way to make something from pantry staples.

March 14, 2020

Maple cream pie

Creamy maple syrup pudding is topped with a maple syrup infused whipped cream for a luscious and delicious maple cream pie all made with real maple syrup.

Creamy maple syrup pudding is topped with a maple syrup infused whipped cream for a luscious and delicious maple cream pie all made with real maple syrup.

March 11, 2020

Easy slow cooker butter chicken

This popular and flavorful classic Indian restaurant dish can be made easily at home using your slow cooker. Spicy and creamy tomato sauce coat this chicken that is best served with some rice and Naan bread for dipping in the sauce.

This popular and flavorful classic Indian restaurant dish can be made easily at home using your slow cooker. Spicy and creamy tomato sauce coat this chicken that is best served with some rice and Naan bread for dipping in the sauce.

February 21, 2020

Old-fashioned cornmeal griddle cakes

Old-fashioned cornmeal griddle cakes are pancakes made with cornmeal and topped with real maple syrup.

Old-fashioned cornmeal griddle cakes are pancakes made with cornmeal and topped with real maple syrup. The cornmeal gives these pancakes have a hearty texture and give yummy corn flavor.

February 5, 2020

Blueberry oatmeal crisp bars

Blueberry bars made with oatmeal and cinnamon make a delightful and easy dessert. The oatmeal crisp topping also doubles as the crust and frozen blueberries make this a treat to whip up all year round.

Blueberry bars made with oatmeal and cinnamon make a delightful and easy dessert. The oatmeal crisp topping also doubles as the crust and frozen blueberries make this a treat to whip up all year round.

January 24, 2020

Slow cooker chicken bacon ranch sliders

Disclosure: This recipe is being shared as part of #NationalSlowCookerMonth. I received products from our event sponsor Rhodes Bake N Serve Bread for this post. As always, all opinions are my own.

Creamy ranch chicken is slow cooked and topped with bacon and cheese on slider sized rolls for a delicious family pleasing meal.

Creamy ranch chicken is slow cooked and topped with bacon and cheese on slider sized rolls for a delicious family pleasing meal.

January 22, 2020

Slow cooker sausage pasta e fajioli soup

Disclosure: This recipe is being shared as part of #NationalSlowCookerMonth. I received products from our event sponsor Camellia Brand Beans for this post. As always, all opinions are my own.

Hearty, warming, and delicious soup is what you need on a cold winter day. This slow cooker soup is full of vegetables, beans, sausage, and pasta for a complete and filling meal.

Hearty, warming, and delicious soup is what you need on a cold winter day. This slow cooker soup is full of vegetables, beans, sausage, and pasta for a complete and filling meal.

January 20, 2020

Slow cooker creamy chicken and tomato pasta sauce

Disclosure: This recipe is being shared as part of #NationalSlowCookerMonth. I received products from our sponsors for this event. As always, all opinions are my own.

This creamy, flavorful, and simple pasta sauce is sure to become a family favorite! Your slow cooker does the work and you have a hearty dish for a weeknight dinner.

This creamy, flavorful, and simple pasta sauce is sure to become a family favorite! Your slow cooker does the work and you have a hearty dish for a weeknight dinner.

January 18, 2020

Chicken, corn, and rivel soup

Creamy, thick, and hearty soup that is loaded with tender chicken, sweet corn, carrots, and fluffy rivel dumplings! This is a soup to warm up from the inside out on a cold winter day.

Creamy, thick, and hearty soup that is loaded with tender chicken, sweet corn, carrots, and fluffy rivel dumplings! This is a soup to warm you up from the inside out on a cold winter day.