Pumpkin Chocolate-Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Here in South Florida, we most likely won’t experience that sweet, crisp fall weather for another couple of months. (Sobs.. ) I’ve spoken to a few friends who are not originally from here, and we all agree that October is the time of year we all start to question our sanity for choosing to live in this land of … More Pumpkin Chocolate-Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Savory Sweet Potatoes

Over the past couple of weeks, we have been blessed with an unusual amount of time with family. First, my in-laws visited us for a long weekend, and then a few days later we went to South Carolina to see both of our families for Labor Day weekend. Per usual, when we get together with family or friends, … More Savory Sweet Potatoes

Blueberry Crumble

Growing up, my sisters and I never really had a traditional birthday cake at our parties. Instead, my mom or grandmother would sometimes buy, but mostly bake, us whatever our favorite dessert happened to be that year, throw a few candles on it, and call it our “birthday cake”. For Allison, my oldest sister, that meant either a pecan pie … More Blueberry Crumble

Stuffed Peppers

We all continually go through different seasons and stages of life. However, typically the seasons slowly morph from one phase to the next without you recognizing much change at all. But, then there are those other times in life that all of the changes come barreling towards you at once, and all you can do is jump, full speed … More Stuffed Peppers

Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Lemon Yogurt Sauce

Great news, you guys! I have finally uncovered the secret to a man’s heart. It’s a method that works especially well when you really need for him to agree to something he may otherwise not. For example – buying a puppy. Whatever your problem is, the solution is roasted brussel sprouts served with lemon yogurt sauce. I would also recommend throwing a little … More Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Lemon Yogurt Sauce

Mashed Cauliflower

Let’s talk about mashed cauliflower. Recipes have been circulating around for a while now about this dish, praising it as the “low carb, low calorie alternative” to potatoes. The “healthy version” of comfort food. It’s even been referred to as “mock” mashed potatoes! While, yes, it could technically be any of those things, it’s also just really, dang … More Mashed Cauliflower