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Spicy Chipotle Cornbread

Spicy Chipotle Cornbread

It?s fall and yes, I?m still crazy about the corn BUT hear me out – this cozy cornbread recipe is the perfect accompaniment to your favorite bowl of chili (two of my favorites are here and here). Chili and cornbread … Go to the recipe... The...
Category recipes2017-09-23 16:13:03
Mini Tomato Frittatas with Dill

Mini Tomato Frittatas with Dill

A few weeks ago, Jack stopped by the farmstead and came home with a small haul of vegetables. As he walked in the house with bags of produce, he pulled out this bouquet of flowering dill and handed it to … Go to the recipe... The post Mini...
Category recipes2017-09-19 16:12:53
Spinach Hummus Lunch Wraps

Spinach Hummus Lunch Wraps

This month, we have a ton of airplane travel coming up. Not to complain, but travel is one of those things where I LOVE the destination(s), but don?t love the journey… especially the food that?s often available during the journey … Go to the...
Category recipes2017-09-12 16:13:38
Peach Affogato & some link love

Peach Affogato & some link love

Remember way back in the day when blogs were new and everyone did “Follow Friday"” I’m thinking of bringing that back because sometimes I’m just so excited about what other talented folks are doing. Yes, I do realize that today … Go to...
Category recipes2017-09-10 16:14:21
Overnight Oats with Blueberry Chia Jam

Overnight Oats with Blueberry Chia Jam

Before I tell you about this recipe, I wanted to make a quick announcement to our Chicago friends – this Saturday I?ll be attending the Renegade Craft Fair Chicago at the Quaker Oats booth. Stop by to say HI and … Go to the recipe... The post...
Category recipes2017-09-08 16:13:08
Zucchini Lasagna with Zucchini “Ricotta”

Zucchini Lasagna with Zucchini “Ricotta”

Well, hello September! How did that happen" It?s back to school season and even though no one in our family is going back to school (although how cute would doggie lunchboxes be!"), I still wanted to share an easy recipe … Go to the...
Category recipes2017-09-06 16:13:40
Breakfast Panzanella

Breakfast Panzanella

If you caught Monday’s post, you might have noticed that I made a pretty big panzanella. I think it looked a little smaller in the photos, but it was truly a massive amount of food, especially since there’s just two … Go to the...
Category recipes2017-09-04 16:12:47
Sweet Corn Gazpacho

Sweet Corn Gazpacho

I know, I know, I’m still going with the sweetcorn... The other day, Jack was driving out to the suburbs to pick up a few things at my parent’s house and I asked him to stop at The Farm on … Go to the recipe... The post Sweet Corn Gazpacho...
Category recipes2017-08-31 16:14:36
Tomato, Peach & Corn Panzanella

Tomato, Peach & Corn Panzanella

Everyone seems to be posting fall recipes lately and I have one thing to say about that: too soon! It?s technically still summer and we?ve been enjoying the (new to us) Chicago city markets. It?s so fun to get used … Go to the recipe... The...
Category recipes2017-08-29 16:16:13
Iced Tea with Fancy Herbal & Fruity Ice

Iced Tea with Fancy Herbal & Fruity Ice

This post was created in partnership with Pure Leaf. You might not know this little factoid about myself and Jack, but we freaking love iced tea. Black tea, green tea, tea in our cocktails –we’re obsessed, especially now that we’re … Go to...
Category recipes2017-08-25 16:13:40
Sweet Corn Recipes

Sweet Corn Recipes

The other day, I professed my love of midwest sweet corn and as a result, I got a tonrequests for moreways to use corn while it’sin peak season. To be honest, when corn is at its best like it is … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-24 16:12:54
Corn & Green Bean Tomatillo Tacos

Corn & Green Bean Tomatillo Tacos

So… long story short,wecame to Chicago this past spring, and expected to be gone by now. Instead, we spent time with family and found a house here that we loved. Now we’re here for good – or at least a … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-22 16:14:33
Creamy Avocado Lime Smoothies

Creamy Avocado Lime Smoothies

A few months ago, Jack and I were in Dallas at a popsicle shop that had this dairy-free avocado lime pop that I went crazy for. I’ve been meaning to recreate it all summer and, well, summer isn’t over yet… … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-18 16:14:08
Lemony Grilled Eggplant & Zucchini Orzo

Lemony Grilled Eggplant & Zucchini Orzo

You know those days when you feel like there’s nothing in the fridge, but then suddenly you’re able torally enough ingredients to pull together a great meal" You feel accomplished, creative and oh-so resourceful. The best feeling! Well this...
Category recipes2017-08-16 16:14:30
Almond Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

Almond Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

Six years of blogging and there is not ONE zucchini bread recipe on this site! I’m not sure how that happened, but we’re changing that today :). I flipping love zucchini bread. I made about 6 loaves while testing this … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-09 16:12:33
Grilled Ratatouille Tartines

Grilled Ratatouille Tartines

I love ratatouille – eggplant, zucchini, peppers, and tomatoes all mingling together with flavors of fruity olive oil, thyme, oregano, and fresh basil? But it?s summer and what I don?t love is standing over a hot stove. So I came … Go to the...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Taco Bowls with Cucumber Jalapeo Ranch

Taco Bowls with Cucumber Jalapeo Ranch

I’ve had this one planned for awhile now. Every few months, I’d glance at my upcoming list of potential recipes andstart salivating over the idea of this summer taco salad. I love summer, I love tacos, and I really really … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
A Festive Fruit Salad with Lemon & Ginger

A Festive Fruit Salad with Lemon & Ginger

My best4th of July memories are all about watermelon and pool parties. When I was younger, we used to go to the community pool and they hosted this relay race game where you’dswim across the pool trying to push a … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Blackberry Basil Pizza

Blackberry Basil Pizza

Hey, long time no blog! So sorry about that! Things have been a little crazy over here since we’re moving injust a few days.I hope you’vebeen able to enjoy a little time away from the computer this summer as well … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Skinny Lemongrass Mojitos

Skinny Lemongrass Mojitos

Summer has officially begun this week – and we’re making mojitos! I hope your herb garden is ready because instead of the basic mint mojito, these are made with lemongrass and basil as well. Basically, I like to build cocktails … Go to the...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Mix & Match Veggie Quesadillas

Mix & Match Veggie Quesadillas

We’ve been overloaded with decisions lately. “Where to live"” has been the question of the year, but I’m happy to say that we’re finally in the process of buying anew home (more on that later!). Now the decisions at hand … Go to the...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Farmers Market Asparagus & Potato Pizza

Farmers Market Asparagus & Potato Pizza

If you caught Monday?s post, I wrote all about my strategy for coming up with a dinner recipe while shopping on the fly at the farmers market. And, drumroll please? here?s what I made! It?s a big green, veggie potato … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Heirloom Tomato Bean-LT Sandwiches

Heirloom Tomato Bean-LT Sandwiches

I love a faux BLT, especially during this time of the year when the T’s are in top form. Admittedly, I was never a bacon lover so just putting veggiethings between bread is fine with me. My favorite version of … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Cucumber Mango Miso Noodle Bowls

Cucumber Mango Miso Noodle Bowls

A few weeks ago, while I was making a list of potential upcoming summer recipes, I asked Jack “hey, what’s a recipe you really want me to make"” In the past, answers to questions like that are usually “pretzels!” or … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
Cool Summer Recipes for Hot Days

Cool Summer Recipes for Hot Days

Last week, we spent a few short days in NYC during that hot hot heat wave.We did a bunch of walking, a bunch of sweating, and whenever we’d sit down to a meal I’d find myself orderinganything on the menu … Go to the recipe...
Category recipes2017-08-03 02:56:22
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