Peaches and Cream: A Healthy Version

I love peaches. Just the word "peaches" makes me think of summer orchards in the country, full of plump, sweet peaches, ready to be picked and eaten. I consider myself one lucky girl when it comes to peaches, since I live in Georgia and near South ...more

5 Ways to Make Quick Pickles

As Alton Brown says, “If you’ll just take a little time to learn a few basic procedures, not only the whole produce section, but the whole world, will be your pickle … and good eats.” It’s true: Quick pickles all sort of follow a pattern. You’ll be ...more

How to Make the Perfect Cobb Salad

Many of the fresh summer veggies that are usually spilling off my kitchen counter at this time of year have yet to make an appearance, because it's been so darn cool this summer (at least where I live!). But has that stopped me from creating ...more

5 Healthy Breakfasts You'll Love

Do you hate eating breakfast? Then don’t come over to my house. This meal will often have me making 12 servings of oatmeal, two or three dozen eggs, three loaves of whole-grain bread, a one-kilo tub of yogurt, or 24 whole-grain waffles, plus ...more

3 Ways to Transform Traditional Pesto

One of the most simple, delicious sauces is a classic pesto. Traditionally, pesto genovese, which is named after its originating home in Genoa, Italy, is a simple sauce made from nuts, cheese, garlic, basil, olive oil, and salt. While pine nuts are ...more

32 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes for Any Moment in the Day

It's officially fall, and that means one thing: Pumpkin. Pumpkin pie, pumpkin spice latte, pumpkin cheesecake, and on and on. Fortunately, pumpkin itself and its trademark spices are healthy, so you can have the warming, spicy, pumpkiny goodness you want in an easy-to-make, good-for-you version … any time of day, morning, noon, or night. WAKE UP TO PUMPKIN SPICE COFFEE ...more

Rainbow Veggie Bowls with Jalapeño Ranch

What to make that's filling enough for fall weather, but still uses those late-summer flavors that most people never get tired of? I'd like to nominate these uh-may-zing sounding Rainbow Veggie Bowls with Jalapeño Ranch from Pinch of Yum. ...more

12 Tips for Getting the Best Out of the Farmers' Market

My fear of the farmers' market isn't the market itself, but rather the fact that I have no idea how to navigate it. There is a skill to purchasing those fruits and veggies just like there is a skill to shopping a flea market or a consignment shop. So I did a little research, and I've come up with some tips that will assist in making your farmers' market experience enjoyable and fruitful (oh, how I love a good food pun). ...more

Vegan Tacos Review & Giveaway!

I’m doing things a little differently for this Vegan MoFo post and you’re gonna thank me. I’ve saved one my absolutely favorite foods ...more

How to Cook Dried Beans and Freeze Them for Later

Beans, beans, the musical … I’ll stop now. Ahem … I’m...more

Awesome Apple-Delicious Apple Recipes

The fall is a great time for apple recipes! Families love to go apple picking in the fall, only to return home and start digging out the favorite family apple recipes to make. My family is no different from everyone else. We, too, loved to take the children apple picking every fall and sure enough, when we arrived home we pulled out our favorite family apple recipes to bake. The one other thing we have done over the years is to add to those apple recipes with new ones we created or found along the way. The Awesome Apple-Delicious Recipes are just a few of our favorites!...more

Stacked Fall Pie

From the moment I heard Karen Thornton of The Peche talk about the stacked pie...more

How to Make Chocolate Popcorn Cake

This cake probably sounds crazy but OMG! It was sooooo good! A rich chocolate cake covered in a luscious frosting and topped off with rich chocolate ganache and spicy popcorn ....more

Caramel Pumpkin Blondies

Well, it’s official. Fall is finally here. So, in true food blogger fashion I wanted to celebrate by sharing my first pumpkin recipe with you guys for the year! ...more

Autumn's Equal Knocks

Ahh, fall. The time of year that puts a little nip in the air - not to mention our bakeries! :D WHAT ....more

Autumn Salad

It’s finally here! ...more

32 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes for Any Moment in the Day

It's officially fall, and that means one thing: Pumpkin. Pumpkin pie, pumpkin spice latte, pumpkin cheesecake, and on and on. Fortunately, pumpkin itself and its trademark spices are healthy, so you can have the warming, spicy, pumpkiny goodness you want in an easy-to-make, good-for-you version … any time of day, morning, noon, or night. WAKE UP TO PUMPKIN SPICE COFFEE ...more

Roasted Red Pepper Soup with Mascarpone Cheese

My local farmer's market right now is bursting with bell peppers. ...more