Banana Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Banana Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

I’m diving into this whole real-milk ice cream thing head first. This is the third batch of ice cream I’ve made in two weeks, and I’ve already got a few more recipes lined up...

Mixed Green Salad with Pomegranate Dressing and Toasted Almonds

Mixed Greens and Pomegranate Salad

Our first garden harvest. The lettuce greens were quick to grow and overflow their container. Yes, I probably planted them too thick. But we may be able to get 2-3 salads out of the...

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes

Chocolate Banana Cupcakes

First of all, thank your for all the support and kind comments to our last post. As the flood waters recede, help is needed more than ever. If you are able to donate even...

Nashville Needs Your Help.

Photo credit: keithgallagher Nashville is under water. First of all, we are ok. Our home and office is high enough that we didn’t have to deal with anything other than a leaky window or...

Risotto Style Pasta with sundried Tomatoes and Goat Cheese

Risotto Style Pasta with Goat Cheese and Sun Dried Tomato

When you think of risotto, you probably think of a creamy cooked rice dish, right? Always rice. But did you know you can make risotto out of just about anything that will absorb liquid....

Chipotle Roast Chicken Tacos

Chipotle Roast Chicken Tacos

We’ve done chicken tacos before. Though they usually involve picking up a rotisserie chicken and adding a few things on top. It makes for a quick meal any day of the week. But we’ve...

Mud Pie with Homemade Decaf Coffee Ice Cream

Mud Pie with Homemade Decaf Coffee Ice Cream

You know what I find ridiculous? That no one out there sells decaf coffee ice cream. I mean, doesn’t it seem obvious? Coffee ice cream is usually something you eat at night, not exactly...

Fried Goat Cheese and Strawberry Salad

Fried Goat Cheese and Strawberry Salad

Never underestimate the power of a log of goat cheese. Especially when it’s been coated with ground almonds and panko breadcrumbs and lightly fried until crispy on the outside and warm on the inside....

Sugar Cookie Bars

Sugar Cookie Bars

I used to have an obsession with Grandma’s Sugar Cookies. You know, the giant pink frosted ones. It’s been quite some time since I’ve had one, and recently I’ve been craving that sugary goodness....

How Does Your Garden Grow?

I’ve had quite a few people ask about our little garden. I’ve mentioned it a few times in posts, and if you follow me on twitter you may have seen my periodic snapshots and...

Oven Roasted Tomato and Goat Cheese Tarts

Oven Roasted Tomato and Goat Cheese Tarts

I’ve had this recipe bookmarked for some time now… ever since I was paired with my newbie blogger and saw it on her blog. So simple, but it works so well. The recipe originally...

Sweet-and-Sour Chicken Thighs with Carrots

Roasted Chicken Thighs with Carrots and Honey

If you had been standing in the hall 2 minutes before this picture was taken, you would have heard me snapping happily away with my camera (I typically take anywhere from 20-40 shots of...