Steamed Clams with Chorizo Oil

Steamed clams with chorizo oil, served over spaghetti, is a delicious weeknight meal that’s perfect for these last days of summer. If you’ve never made clams at home before, don’t worry – it’s easy!...more

German Pork and Red Cabbage Sandwiches

Today, I’m guest blogging on ALDI’s Simply Smarter living blog, where I’m sharing my recipe for German Pork and Red Cabbage Sandwiches. When ALDI first asked me if I was interested in creating some healthy recipes for their collection, I was hesitant....more

Spicy Broccoli Triangles

These Spicy Broccoli Triangles are another one of those recipes that I’ve been making for year but somehow never got around to sharing here. I get so focused on creating new recipes for the blog that I forget about some of my old favorites! These broccoli triangles came into existence back when I was in grad school ....more

Summer Tomato Jam

My friend Colleen from Souffle Bombay...more

Ham + Asparagus Picnic Sandwiches

Last week, I wrote about how I was determined to squeeze every last bit of summer out of the weekend. I definitely succeeded – it was one of the best weekends I’ve had in a long time! From dinner at our favorite lakeside shack to a long drive in the country, a trip to the driving range, and a double feature at the drive-in, we definitely crammed a ton in! ...more

Sparkling Watermelon Lemonade {Progressive Eats}

I’m gonna let you in on a secret: I hate eating watermelon. I know, I’m a freak. There’s just something about the texture that I can’t stand ....more

30+ Fresh Fruit Muffins + Kitchen Aid Giveaway

Today, some of my fellow bloggers and I are joining together for an awesome giveaway – a Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer in the color of your choice! (see giveaway widget at the bottom of this post). I’m so excited about this one ....more

Confetti Crunch Salad

I’ve been making variations on this chickpea salad for years – along with my mayo free potato salad, it’s my go-to recipe to take on picnics and bring to potlucks. It’s simple, healthy, and always a crowd pleaser. I can’t believe I’ve never posted it before! ...more

Spanish Breakfast Panini + Anolon Giveaway

Portable breakfast sandwiches loaded with chorizo, red peppers, and fried eggs will turn an on-the-go morning into a special occasion. To save time in the morning, the bell pepper and chorizo filling can be made ahead and will keep in the refrigerator for several days. This post was sponsored by Anolon ....more

Banoffee Yogurt Parfait with Puffed Millet Clusters

The first time I heard of banoffee pie, I think my jaw hit the floor. I wasn’t even entirely sure what it was, but I knew I wanted some. Once I got over my initial wave of disappointment that there wasn’t any coffee involved in the dessert, I discovered that it really is one of the loveliest desserts ever...more