Category Fall

Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Does anyone else have zucchini coming out their ears?? Our garden just exploded with squash. As a result, zucchini is what we are having for the next few weeks. This week I tried a chocolate zucchini bread recipe. I had never had it, but was pleasantly surprised with the outcome. Very moist, delicious, and definitely […]

Baked Pumpkin Apple Oatmeal

So ya know that Baked Pumpkin Oatmeal recipe that I love? Well… I got to thinking this week and decided that I thought it would be fun to mix up the recipe a bit. I really like pumpkin and apple together- their flavors seem to complement each other. So, I decided I would give it […]

Curried Coconut Chicken

Sam remembered this gem of a recipe the other day. We love this recipe, but I had forgotten it. I was again reminded how much I love this Indian curry recipe- so simple and such a smooth flavor. Sam found the recipe here.  There is no need, in my opinion, to change a thing about this recipe. […]

Lentil Soup with Sweet Potatoes & Spinach

mmm… today was a cold, overcast day. I decided that I wanted to make something full of warmth, vegetables, and fall flavors. Lentils hit.the.spot. I have never cooked lentils before, but my sister-in-law loves them & makes them often. She said they were very easy, so I thought I would give them a shot. They […]

Butternut Squash Chicken Stew

This stew is so healthy, hearty, and full of flavor. I made it a week or so ago & I am still excited for the next time I can make it. Not only is it packed with nutrients, it is colorful and delicious. Plus, my husband is an olive lover and so this soup racked […]

Breakfast: Baked Pumpkin Oatmeal

My sister-in-law, Claira, is pretty much my go-to for new, fun, healthy recipes. She likes trying new recipes, and eating natural, healthy, but YUMMY food. Basically, since moving in with her, I’ve been feeling very happy about the things I can eat. She gives me great suggestions of new things to try, and I love […]