Spicy Chili Verde with White Beans & Optional Chicken

When life gives you tomatillos … make this vegetarian chili verde! Okay, so I absolutely adore this recipe. For one, I’m just really stinkin’ proud of it ....more

Gingered Pear-Plum Chia Seed Jam

Is it summer or is it fall? This time of year, even Mother Nature doesn’t seem sure. Around here, it’s been blazing-hot during the day but downright frigid at night ....more

Healthier Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte & Coffee Syrup

It’s not called “fall” anymore, or “autumn” either. It’s Pumpkin Spice Latte season....more

One-Pot Creamy Pumpkin Pasta

I’m obsessed with one-pot pasta – you know, the one Martha Stewart popularized just over a year ago, and the one that took the blogging (and general) world by storm? Just in case you’re not sure what I’m talking about, here’s the deal. You put a bunch of stuff in a pot ....more

Spicy Zucchini Refrigerator Pickles

They say to be careful what you wish for. I’m not sure who “They” are, but I’m here to tell you that the They people...more

Slow Cooker Vegetarian Pasta e Fagioli Soup (with Optional Ground Beef)

It can be tough to find dishes that, at their roots, are meatless. Oftentimes...more

47 (Meatless!) Breakfast-for-Dinner Recipes

As far as I’m concerned, breakfast for dinner is a completely legit way to close the day. It’s fast, it’s easy, and...more

Grilled Peach Fontina Quesadillas with Optional Chicken

I love peaches. LOVE. There’s nothing like a juicy, tree-ripened, sun-kissed peach at summer’s end ....more

Chocolate Iced Coffee

I’ve never been anywhere in Europe, and I feel like there’s kind of no excuse for that. Especially based on how much I’ve wanted to go. And it won’t happen for awhile, now that I’ve got Miss Toddlerriffic in the picture and different priorities ....more