Savoring Today

Author of Serve and Savor Cookbook and owner/recipe developer at, a food blog dedicated to healthier recipes for the discerning home cook. I am passionate about sharing recipes and tips for healthy meals to inspire real connection around the table.  I believe being purposeful about family meals is one of the significant ways we promote health, meet practical needs, and demonstrate the value of those served at the same time.

Grilled Cabbage with Classic Caesar Dressing

Go beyond coleslaw this summer with Grilled Cabbage. Grilled cabbage was the single best food discovery I made last summer—think roasted Brussels sprouts, only milder in flavor and faster to make. This humble, cruciferous...more

Italian Sausage & Cauliflower Rice Stuffed Peppers: Paleo & Whole30

What makes these Italian Sausage & Cauliflower Rice Stuffed Peppers different than the stuffed peppers our mothers...more

Stone Ground Mustard-Braised Chicken: 5 Tips for Fail-Proof Sauces

This Stone Ground Mustard-Braised Chicken Thighs Recipe...more

Roasted Butternut Squash with Gochujang Yogurt & Pepitas: No Peeling!

This Roasted Butternut Squash with Gochujang Yogurt & Pepitas recipe is inspired by a dish we prepared during a cooking class at Uncorked Kitchen in Denver last month. Not only is it guest-worthy, it’s a...more

Homemade Chicken Stock: A Simple Guide to an Essential Cooking Staple

Rich, homemade chicken stock is not complicated and you don’t have to own a stock pot or fret about doing it perfectly. Just use the biggest soup pot you’ve got and follow this UPDATED simple guide to making, storing and using this essential cooking staple. The difference between chicken broth, stock, and bone broth? ...more

Shrimp & Prosciutto with Smoky Honey-Mustard Sauce

Holidays and parties call for easy, great-tasting appetizers without a lot of fuss. Shrimp & Prosciutto with...more

Scampi-Style Steak & Scallops with Roasted Asparagus: Romantic Dinner Recipe for Two

Our Scampi-Style Steak & Scallop Recipe has been updated with new photos and more detailed recipe. Have you ever gone out on...more

Osso Buco Style Beef Short Ribs

This recipe post has been updated with gluten-free substitutions and a...more