July 12th, 2017

Easy Herb Butter

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Are fresh herbs taking over your backyard garden? Then it's time to whip up a batch--or two--of this Easy Herb Butter! And with just four ingredients, it couldn't be easier to make!I am not much of a gardener, but I seem to do okay growing fresh herbs, which means I'm always looking for new ways ... Read More

June 9th, 2017

Snap Pea Poppy Seed Salad

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I love snap peas, and I often munch on them for an afternoon snack. So I was pretty sure I would love this Snap Pea Poppy Seed Salad. I was not disappointed.This quick and easy salad is one of those recipes that reminds me that when it comes to cooking, keeping it simple is often best. All you ... Read More

May 26th, 2016

Roasted Asparagus with Garlic Balsamic Drizzle

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Asparagus has to be one of my favorite seasonal spring vegetables, and this recipe for Roasted Asparagus with Garlic Balsamic Drizzle is my favorite new way to prepare it. Not only do I love the flavor of asparagus, I love that there are a million delicious ways to prepare it, and that it cooks ... Read More

March 23rd, 2016

30 Favorite Spring Recipes

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I don't know about you, but I'm ready for Spring! I'm especially looking forward to the farmer's market opening, and all of the delicious food and recipes I'll be able to make with that fresh, local produce. Spring peas, fresh herbs, strawberries, asparagus.....I'm excited for all of it! If ... Read More

July 15th, 2015

Balsamic Grilled Mushroom Kabobs with Savory Mayo Dipping Sauce

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During the summer, we use our grill for just about everything, including fruits and vegetables. It's so easy to add some seasoned, marinated veggies to the grill while your hot dogs and burgers are cooking and make a complete meal without ever turning on the oven. And these Balsamic Grilled Mushroom ... Read More

June 29th, 2015

Leek and Bacon Linguine

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Leeks are one of those vegetables I've grown to love. They're definitely the star of the show in this Leek and Bacon Linguine! Leeks add a wonderful, slightly sweet flavor to soups and pastas, and believe it or not, leeks are pretty amazing on their own. Check out this recipe for Sautéed Buttered ... Read More

June 15th, 2015

Roasted Green Beans with Dill Vinaigrette

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Green beans are one of my kids favorite vegetables, and while I use the term "favorite" loosely, I definitely have several ways of preparing them that go over well with all of my kids. These Roasted Green Beans with Dill Vinaigrette are one of their favorites.Roasting vegetables gives them such ... Read More

June 8th, 2015

Strawberry Rhubarb Oatmeal Bars

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We've been having a pretty cool spring season here Colorado, which means that rhubarb is thriving. I'm always a little unsure what to do with rhubarb when I get it home, but I just can't resist it's gorgeous red color. Oddly enough, rhubarb is actually a vegetable, although it most often ends up ... Read More

June 1st, 2015

Easy Lemon Herb Potatoes

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One of the first things to appear in the farmers' markets here in Colorado is fresh herbs. They're also one of the first things to show up in my garden--and one of the few things I'm actually good at growing. In fact, I often have more herbs in my garden than I know what to do with, and these Easy ... Read More

May 18th, 2015

Grilled Parmesan Asparagus

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I'm so excited that market season is finally here again! I love sharing weekly farmers market recipes and I'm already looking forward to what this season has in store. This week I picked up some fresh asparagus at my local market for this Grilled Parmesan Asparagus.If you've never tried grilling ... Read More