Sweet Potato Waffles

Hey friends! Did you have a great summer? Mine was certainly one for the books! We took long-weekends every weekend and squeezed every ounce out of the summer! Hiking, fishing, camping trips with friends, beach trips, family trips to Wisconsin Dells and a quick hop over to Iceland with my parents for 10 days! Needless…

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Baked French Fries

Hi friends! Okay, okay, okay. Are you ready to hear the secret to crispy-delicious-perfectly baked french fries? The secret is cold water! You have to soak the fries in cold water before you bake them, it helps release some of the starch and makes ALL the difference. I’m serious, you cannot skip this step. It…

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Spicy Pepper Jambalaya

Hi friends! Oh man, I love this dish. It’s a little spicy and a lot hearty so I love making it in the winter when all I want to do is snuggle on the couch and watch Netflix. It just feels like a warm hug to the belly! I know the title says “spicy pepper”,…

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Loaded Sweet Potatoes

Hi friends! This is such a fun meal, it’s really healthy and filling and a great weeknight meal! I probably make this at least once a month. One time Stefan came home from work late, and I had made supper earlier for myself and left everything out for him to put his own together. He…

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Honey Mustard Chicken Salad

Hi there! I’m thrilled to be sharing another great supper salad! This one is hearty and filling, and yet so fresh and zippy. It does all the right things, and has all the right junk in all the right places. It’s dairy-free, gluten-free AND a fun way to get in lots of veggies and some…

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Best Ever Veggie Fritters

Hi friends! So this recipe was born at the end of summer, out of the need to use up an EXCESSIVE amount of zucchinis from my grandparents phenomenal garden. I can’t say no to fresh vegetables and they can’t seem to stop giving them to me – it’s usually a win-win. I often grate them…

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Red Curry Coconut Soup

Hi friends! This soup is magic. If you’re looking for something to cook to help you through the winter blues, and give you a touch of inspiration – this might just be it! Red curry coconut soup is decadent and creamy, a little bit spicy and still feels fresh and healthy. That’s a winning combination…

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Balsamic Arugula Pizza

Hi friends! This is an amazing pizza, our friends Kaitlyn and Dom made it for us a few years ago and we LOVE it! I actually can’t find the original recipe from the blog post that Kaitlyn sent me, but I have it memorized – so it’s fine, right? I think some of the best…

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Baked Quinoa

Hi friends, This is more of a “how-to” than an actual recipe, but it has certainly made things simpler in my kitchen so I thought it was worth sharing! It’s really nice to get this tossed in the oven and off the stove top if you have other things on the go – things like…

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Classic Chocolate Cake

Hi friends, This recipe is amazing and it’s a classic for a reason! I found it years ago on this blog and fell in love. It made its first published appearance in Good Housekeeping Magazine in 1927 and has re-appeared several times over the years with variations. (It’s also been re-appearing in my kitchen several times).…

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