Green Apple & Jalapeno Lemonade

To say I am obsessed with Lemonade is an understatement. Lemonade is a southern California chain of cafeteria style restaurants that serve the most delicious fresh cold salads, perfect portion sandwiches and even some braised meats. I don't think there's a person alive who could not find a dish that appeals to them in this … Continue reading Green Apple & Jalapeno Lemonade


Chicken Pot Pie

I don’t know what it is, but there’s something about a chicken pot pie that gets me super nostalgic for childhood. No, my parents didn’t have a go to chicken pot pie recipe that reminds me of good times around the dining room table. Conversely, I remember begging my mom in the freezer section to … Continue reading Chicken Pot Pie

Quick & Easy Tomato Sauce

When it comes to cooking, I come from the school of thought that less is more. The fewer ingredients, the easier it is to bring out flavors of key components. When I first saw this recipe, I cringed, anchovies in my pasta sauce, eww. I’m that girl who picks them off of a Caesar salad … Continue reading Quick & Easy Tomato Sauce

Chorizo Spaghetti Squash Burrito Bowl

I love spaghetti squash and any reason to swap out carbs in place of stringy squashy noodles! I originally debuted this recipe as a meatless option, but my increasing obsession with all things spaghetti squash and healthy chipotle copycats have influenced a couple of different varieties of the original bowl, including the chorizo option below.  … Continue reading Chorizo Spaghetti Squash Burrito Bowl

Thai Peanut Quinoa Bowl

Quinoa has quickly become my secret weapon in the kitchen.  I can easily create new and exciting recipes from old favorites by switching out the grains, see ya later brown rice, hello quinoa!  Plus all that power packed protein keeps me full pretty much until my next meal.  Ever since I can rememebr, I've loved … Continue reading Thai Peanut Quinoa Bowl