Homemade Sloppy Joes with Ground Turkey

When the 7.1 earthquake rocked the southcentral part of our state early this week, Alaskans picked up their phones and laptops, taking to social media in droves. Everyone from the Kenai Peninsula to Anchorage and beyond seemed to be up at 2 a.m. checking on one another, sharing stories and videos, and reading the breaking news. Text messages chimed ....more

Barbecue Chicken Quesadilla

My eleven year old son is obsessed with football. Tossing the football outside in the snow, playing football video games inside, watching all the classic football movies in search of his favorite, wearing football gear, and creating football tackle dummies out of just about anything he can find. Meanwhile, I’m busy thinking of football food worthy enough to rival his football frenzy ....more

Baked Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal


Chickpea Curry with Kale


Potato Frittata with Bacon & Kale

Every holiday season, I love to watch The Family Stone with Sarah Jessica Parker. I’m all about movies that...more

Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies with Orange


Black Bean Enchilada Skillet with Butternut Squash

An awesome email showed up in my inbox a few weeks back after I wrote a...more

Smoked Salmon Bagel with Green Onions

Weather: 21 degrees, stars twinkling What I’m listening to:...more

Curried Chicken & Rice Soup with Apples

Weather: 21 degrees, frosty What I’m listening to:...more

Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Pecan Crumble

Weather: 10 degrees, glad it’s above zero What I’m listening to:...more