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Squash Spring Rolls w/ Maple Dijon Dipping Sauce

Yes I know. More squash!  I was thinking and thinking the other day about good fall appetizers.  We all know we need plenty of apps on thanksgiving for a day of family time before a massive dinner. Gotta warm that belly up!! So instead…
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Roasted Cornbread Mini Muffins

TGICS!!! You know that one right?  Thank God It's Cornbread Season? I don't know about you but there is something about a big hunk of cornbread with a bowl of chili or on the table at thanksgiving dinner that makes it feel like fall.…
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Sparkling Apple Mule

I don't know about you but I am a huge fan of Moscow Mules.  Well any cocktail with ginger beer involved is usually at the top of my list... hello Dark & Stormys!  I also happen to have a deep love for apples and all apple related…
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Kale & Chicken Sausage Stuffed Delicata Squash

Oh Delicata Squash... how I love thee!!  Last week on facebook  I talked about how this recipe came about out of what I had laying around the house for dinner one night.  I loved it so much that I had to recreate it for…
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Maple Almond Butter Bacon Cookies

There is one staple item in a balanced diet that I just don't talk about enough..... BACON!!!  It is important when buying bacon to look at the ingredient list.  I know you think, it's just bacon though!  Nope.  A lot of…
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Sweet Potato & Chicken Apple Sausage Quinoa Bake

Friends.  This heat is inappropriate.  If you live in southern california you know what I am talking about.  If you live in another place where it is actually brisk and feeling like fall... I'M JEALOUS!  Normally I love…
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Salsa Verde Chicken and Cauliflower Bake

Okay I warned you on Monday about my cauliflower obsession.  It's one of those things that I can't believe I hadn't done sooner and don't see an end in sight!  Matt and I have been making cauliflower rice with out food processor…
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Roasted Delicata Squash w/ Pine Nuts & Dried Cherries

The wonderful world of squash brings me so much happiness!  Zucchini, butternut squash, and now.... DELICATA SQUASH!  I have seen these plenty of times but never made the leap to try them out.  While walking through TJs produce…

4 Easy Ways To Start Eating Clean

Hello All!  I really just want to be cool like BuzzFeed so I thought I would write you a list!  Over this summer I have transitioned from counting calories, to eating whole, real & mostly organic foods and let me tell you it isn't easy.…
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Chocolate Hazelnut Granola

Good Granola Morning!!!  What is better than a really good granola on some yogurt or a smoothie bowl?!  My qualifications for a good granola are flavor and CRUNCH factor. Most recipes just consist of oats and nuts, but I wanted more…

PROBAR Bite Review & Giveaway!

GIVEAWAYY!!!  These bars are so good!!  When I started eating more real foods I realized how often (like everyday) I ate protein bars.  I didn't eat them to just get a lot of protein in but just to have an easy to grab snack that was…
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Lemon & Thyme Roasted Chicken

I have finally discovered the beauty of roasting my own chicken!! I had always heard it was great but thought it would take too much time.  This only took about 20 minutes to prep then was in the oven for a total of about an hour and…