Quinoa Almond Flour Pancakes

Sooooooo it’s probably a bad thing I’ve been living in yoga pants and men’s boxers the past 7 weeks, huh? Maternity leave is ROUGH, let me tell ya. It’s Mr ....more

Butternut Squash Soup

I survived my first road trip with the girls. It was scary. Last week, Shea (7 weeks tomorrow, whaaat???), Lily (the lazy bulldog), and I ventured to Chicago while Mr ....more

Thanksgiving Recipe Round-Up

A post devoted to all that is Thanksgiving! Adorn your table with homemade deliciousness and give thanks for delicious food among everything else! Salads Arugula Salad with Ultimate Vinaigrette from Prevention RD Roasted Fall Veggie Salad with Orange Chipotle Dressing from Feed Me, Seymour Apple, Grape, and Candied Pecan Salad with Maple-Mustard Dressing from Two Peas and Their Pod Honey Walnut Power Salad from Prevention RD Cranberry Tortellini Salad from Crumbs and Chaos Massaged Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad from Prevention RD Bacon and Brussels Sprouts Salad from Pinch of Yum Crunchy Wheat Berry Salad with Cranberries and Goat Cheese from Prevention RD Winter Chopped Kale Salad from Running to the Kitchen Brown Butter Pasta with Sweet Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts from Two Peas and Their Pod Beet, Goat Cheese, and Grilled Onion Salad from Prevention RD Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad with Butternut Squash, Pomegranate, and Candied Pecans from Two Peas and Their Pod ...more

Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, and Chicken Sausage

When my sister-in-law booked a flight to come see (to meet!) Shea, we couldn’t wait! It just so happened that her visit would fall a few weeks before Thanksgiving and thus in lieu of a trip home for Thanksgiving. Seattle is one long trip, no doubt ....more

Blackened Seafood Pasta

My sister-in-law and in-laws are all here…spoiling Shea. And Lily. Shea got cuddles galore and Lily got to go to the dog park ....more

5th Annual Chili Contest: Entry #7 – Katie’s Chili

Two weekends ago, we were desperate to get out of the house with the baby. So naturally, we ended up at Home Depot. As the baby snoozed away, we surveyed aisle after aisle, discussing home improvement projects and whatnot ....more

Chile Relleno Chicken

I need more Pinterest boards that are non-food related. Suggestions, please? Only about 0.1% of what I see on Pinterest isn’t food related ....more

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup + Weekly Menu

By week 2 of my maternity leave, I was sneaking my way to work to keep my little hands in everything. Going into week 6 of my maternity leave, I’m already sad to be going back (in another 6 weeks). And I’ve definitely not been tempted by work, if I’m being honest ....more

Massaged Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad with Tahini-Maple Dressing

I was given iron supplements when I left the hospital after Shea’s birth…and I was scared. I’d heard the horror stories of what can come of iron supplementation, even with water and fiber galore. I believed the horror stories to be true and knew them to be true within a few days first hand ....more

5th Annual Chili Contest: Entry #6 – Mexican Quinoa Chili + Weekly Menu

I’m here. It’s been too long. But my posting wasn’t from a lack of trying ....more