Roasted Garlic & Hazelnut Butternut Squash Soup


Roasted Garlic & Hazelnut Butternut Squash Soup is one of the easiest, coziest dishes you can make this fall. Rich, creamy, and naturally vegan and gluten-free — read on, or jump straight to the recipe HERE. The writer Phoebe Nobles once said of eating asparagus after a long, dark Michigan winter: “living in a place […]

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The Concord Crush — Grape Gimlet


This Concord Crush (aka, a grape gimlet) is my current cocktail obsession. If you like the sweet-tart flavor of concord grapes and the piney scent of gin, read on, or jump straight to the recipe HERE. Concord grapes are one of those foods I love, but rarely ever eat. Year after year I forget how much I […]

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Easy Autumn Chicken Salad

Fifteen minutes are all you need to make this simple, healthy Autumn Chicken Salad, loaded up with fresh fall flavors like apple, fennel, and dried cherries for a pop of sweetness. Read on, or jump straight to the recipe HERE. Chicken salad is one of those meals I just can’t help but love. All you need are a […]

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Plum and Cardamom Iced Tea, web-5

Plum and Cardamom Iced Tea

Summer’s favorite beverage just got a lift: Plum and Cardamom Iced Tea is lightly sweet, refreshing, and perfect for the final hot days of the year. Read on, or jump straight to the recipe HERE. Plums might be available all summer long, but Italian Prune Plums (the small oblong kind) arrive just as summer is […]

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Eggplant Involtini with Ricotta and Pesto

Eggplant Involtini is the perfect Italian comfort food. Think lasagna, but with eggplant in place of the noodles, wrapped like little packages around a filling of ricotta cheese and pesto. Read on, or jump to the recipe HERE. This is the first year I’ve grown eggplants, and to be honest, I kind of forgot they were there. […]

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Cucumber & Mint Mojitos, web-2

Cucumber & Mint Mojito – Summer In A Glass

This Cucumber & Mint Mojito has become my go-to summer cocktail. It’s light, refreshing, and just the right amount of sweetness. Read on, or jump to the video here, or the recipe here. It’s been a hot summer here in the mitten state. And when I say hot, I mean, it has pretty much sapped my will to […]

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Blueberry Beet Smoothie, web-1

Blueberry Beet Smoothie

This sweet and creamy blueberry beet smoothie is perfect for sipping away the summer heat, and fueling up on antioxidants at the same time. Jump to the recipe here, or read on. It’s official. Tis the season to lay around under the ceiling fan, eat ice cream for breakfast, and lather on sunscreen just to […]

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Anniversary: III

Three years seems like a funny thing to celebrate; the length of time that’s passed since we signed a piece of paper and started calling each other “husband” and “wife.” I prefer to think of this, instead, as our five year anniversary; the length of time that’s passed since you and I sat across from […]

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Sundried Tomato Ranch Dressing, web-8

Sun Dried Tomato Ranch Dressing

Homemade salad dressing is easier to make than you might think, and this sun dried tomato ranch dressing is no exception. Loaded with fresh herbs and savory sun dried tomatoes, it’s like your childhood favorite all grown up! Jump to the recipe here, or read on. Homemade salad dressings are the bomb. Don’t get the […]

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Vegetarian Chickpea Curry, web-3

Vegetarian Chickpea Curry with Tangy Mint Yogurt Sauce

This vegetarian chickpea curry is quick, easy, and totally delicious. Warm spices and rich coconut milk are a satisfying combination, and the heat of the curry is balanced perfectly by the bright tangy yogurt sauce. Jump to the recipe here, or read on! For the past couple of weeks, The Husband and I have been sharing a car while mine […]

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