Healthy Mushroom Soup

  A few weeks back I was at my mom’s house and she heated me up a bowl of mushroom soup. It was so good I had her send me the recipe right away. It’s an adaptation of the Balthazar Cream of Mushroom Soup. This recipe has fewer ingredients and is more healthy without the… read more

Bake: Super Easy 3 Ingredient Brownies

Ever needed to bring a dessert to a party and forget to plan ahead? Well this recipe just requires that you have flour and Nutella in the pantry and 2 eggs in the fridge. Sound too simple to be true? It really is. I promise. This is literally the easiest banking recipe I’ve ever come across…. read more

Dreaming of a White Christmas…

With rain in the forecast my dreams of a white Christmas seem farfetched. Nonetheless we’ll be drinking egg nog and listening to carols for the rest of the week. Good luck with all that wrapping. May your week be peaceful and bright! images: Pinterest

A Very Thankful Thanksgiving

This year is doubly sweet in our household as we all feel incredibly thankful for the arrival of our sweet baby John. There is nothing like a healthy baby to help you put life in perspective and really focus on what matters. Once the turkey is gone and the last pie plate has been scraped… read more

Chili with a Kick

There is nothing quite as tasty as a big bowl of chili once the temperatures start to drop. My husband is obsessed with all things spicy so I figured it was high time I made him something other than my relatively tame (and healthy) turkey chili. There is nothing mild about this beef chili with chiles chipotles… read more

Bake: Pumpkin Cookies

I love eating seasonally. Fall calls for pumpkins and apples, both ripe and pickable this time of year. These pumpkin cookies are relatively healthy, packed with beta-carotene, fiber, and vitamins A, C and E. In my opinion they are perfectly acceptable for breakfast too. In truth they have more of a muffin consistency than a… read more

Fall Inspiration…


Fresh Fruit: Blueberry and Peach Cobbler

  When I returned from VT I was nervous that I would find myself uninspired on the cooking front after two weeks of berry picking and shopping at the farmer’s market in VT. Thankfully soon after I arrived home I had another basket of incredible produce delivered to me by Mike’s Organic Delivery. I am… read more

Bump Watch

Feeling: I must admit I am one of those women who absolutely adores being pregnant. Every single moment of this process feels like a complete miracle to me. My hand is never far from my belly because I don’t want to miss even a single kick. A smile often creeps across my face when I… read more

Good Food – Home Grown

Last year I introduced you all to Mike Geller who runs Mike’s Organic Delivery. Well when my produce from Mike arrived last week I knew it was time for me to remind you that this is the perfect time of year to get on board and order yourself some awesome homegrown local food. The corn was… read more