Pasta E Fagioli

While it isn’t that chilly here, this delicious and hearty soup helps get me in the mood for cozy cold weather.  It’s packed with delicious vegetables, and it is so great for taking for lunches!  I like in my lunches to add the pasta separately each day to keep the noodles nice and al dente.  […]

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Shitake Noodles

I recently have started getting involved with our local permaculture group.  If you’re not familiar, it’s all about growing what grows well in your area and using native species for food and medicinal herbs.  I went to their mushroom growing workshop, and it was so informative and fun!  We drilled logs, put in the spores […]

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Greek Bean Salad

We recently moved, which has made things pretty hectic around here!  Not only are we moving, but we were in temporary housing for a week, and we are also painting and flooring and doing other minor repairs. So of course I was looking for some easy meal options.  This one was so easy and really […]

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Chopped Chickpea Salad

Chopped Curried Chickpea Salad

School is about to start here, but summer temperatures are in full swing!  I know my daughter is excited about starting school – I am so glad that going to school isn’t a struggle for us.  This is a great refreshing salad to help you beat the heat.  Plus it’s really healthy!  Go ahead and […]

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Summer Pasta Salad

This pasta salad is great for summers!  It’s light and refreshing – perfect for lunch, or to take to a potluck.  Plus there is plenty of room to change things up and make it yours.  The oil from the sun dried tomatoes combines with the lemon to make an amazing dressing! Print Yum Summer Pasta […]

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Thai red curry

Easy Thai Red Curry

I LOVE red curry.  However, it always was one of those things I never could seem to get right when I tried to make it at home.  It would always come out blazing hot, or with no flavor. I finally hit the gold mine (for me) with this version!  It’s spicy, but not too hot […]

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Strawberry Shortcake

I hope everyone had a great Easter!  We definitely had a fun-filled and busy day.  By the time we ended the day everyone was ready to go to bed!  This year, we tried a new breakfast after sunrise service, and it was SO GOOD.  I’m parking it here for when we want to make it […]

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Air Fryer Roasted Broccoli

We recently took the plunge and decided to get an air fryer.  My husband loves fried food, so I was hoping this could help him eat a little healthier.  So far, we have really loved using the air fryer to cook with!  There is definitely a learning curve, so I’ll be posting some of our […]

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overnight oats

Gingerbread Overnight Oats

It’s summer here on the Gulf Coast, so that means no matter how early you get up and get going, it is going to be HOT!  I love having oatmeal a few times each week for breakfast, but I don’t want to have a hot breakfast most mornings.  Overnight oats to the rescue!  I really […]

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