Skillet Eggplant Parmesan

At the moment, our family is in a time of major transition. I’m getting ready to take, yes, another set of medical boards. We are getting ready to move to a new (to us) home in the midst of numerous...more

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Bites

I’m generally of the belief...more

Fresh Tomato Ricotta Pie with Garlic Herb Crust

There are so many great recipes I want to share with you right now, but this got pushed straight to the front of the line. Sorry if I sound like a broken record talking about my garden this year, but I’m just so thankful for the weather we’ve been having. After the worst winter ever (which we are still totally scarred by), this summer has been perfect ....more

Raspberry Dark Chocolate Hand Pies

Let’s start out this...more

Blueberry Lavender Honey Jam {and National Can-It-Forward Day}

Late summer means lots of things to me. The kids going back to school. My tomato plants (finally!) bursting with fruit ....more

reader love

It’s time again for another Reader Love post – hooray! I can hardly keep up with all the fabulous photos you all are tagging and sending in and that’s a wonderful problem to have. Starting out this edition, we have seriously beautiful yeasted waffles from reader Darcie who says her husband makes them for breakfast most Saturday mornings with a surprise seasonal topping each time ....more

Homemade Spinach Wraps

Being a working mom certainly has its pros and cons, just as being a stay at home mom does. I know that it’s the right thing for our family and definitely the right fit for me personally, but there are times when the balancing act can be more taxing than others. Last year when Andrew started kindergarten I had more than a little on my plate ....more

Baking with Whole Grains: Peach Ginger Muffins

Happy Monday! Let’s do it. Let’s start this week out on the right foot ....more

Peanut Butter Ice Cream Brownie Pie

This is definitely one of those sorry/not sorry situations. I’m sorry if you’re trying to avoid sweets lately. I’m sorry if you were planning to wear a bathing suit this weekend ....more

Kale and Sunflower Seed Pesto Pasta

Green pasta is has become a total...more