Cran-Apple Sparkling Beverage

Cran-Apple Sparkling Beverage

Cran-Apple Sparkling Beverage Print Cran-Apple Sparkling Beverage Print Ingredients 16 ounces high-quality cran-apple juice8 ounces seltzer or carbonated water5-10 sprigs fresh mint ice Servings -4...
Butternut Squash Bisque

Butternut Squash Bisque

Butternut Squash Bisque Print Butternut Squash Bisque Print Ingredients 1 stick butter (or 6 Tbs. cooking fat – yes, that’s less than 1 stick of butter, but we’re accounting for loss in milk solids...
Easy grain-free biscuits

Easy grain-free biscuits

These biscuits are goooood, y’all. They’re the kind of biscuits that are not too moist, but not too dry…yet they’re juuuust dry enough that they don’t only stand up to...
Greek Chicken Skillet

Greek Chicken Skillet

Husband and I went to Greece on our honeymoon. The beginning of our obsession, and the reason the Best Greek Skillet Ever exists. (Our gift to the world.) Now, of course, this isn’t AUTHENTIC Greek...
Classic Homemade Mustard

Classic Homemade Mustard

Mustard is a must, am I right? You gotta have it, and who knew it was so simple to make? If you like it fancy and grainy, just blend less. Want it smooth? Blend some more. You can’t do it...
Spinach Strawberry Salad

Spinach Strawberry Salad

Strawberries and balsamic vinegar make the perfect pair in this springtime salad. The pecans make it feel decadent! Turn this salad into a main dish by topping it with some roasted chicken,...
Bacon jam

Bacon jam

…I really don’t think I need to say much more about this. I mean, it’s bacon freaking jam. It’s the bacon-wrapped date, amplified. This doesn’t have the amazing complexity of the restaurant stuff,...
Whole Roasted Chicken

Whole Roasted Chicken

A roasted chicken is like the gift that keeps on giving: dinner, leftovers, chicken salad, chicken stock…is there anything this bird can’t do? Thyme is my absolute favorite herb to use...
Kansas City style homemade BBQ sauce

Kansas City style homemade BBQ sauce

What’s required in Kansas City BBQ is a good, tangy, molasses-y sauce. This homemade BBQ sauce uses a secret ingredient – and none of the junk. I’ve been trying to create a decent homemade KCBBQ...
Lemon Asparagus

Lemon Asparagus

It’s a classic, and it’s a MUST for Springtime. Asparagus is a crowd-pleasing side dish that you can’t mess up. Just as tasty cold as it is warm, so go ahead and make a double...
Sweet Tomato Bacon Soup

Sweet Tomato Bacon Soup

Liz told me the other day, “Hey, I just made some tomato soup with sweet potatoes and it was awesome.” I tried it, and she was right. A topping of crispy bacon and green onion takes the...