Something has happened to this Oklahoma girl…. I think I’m getting used to the Wisconsin cold??? I use question marks because I still don’t believe it’s possible. The day of writing this post, I went for a walk in the morning and described the weather to my husband as “chilly but not terrible”. It was 35 degrees. […]
Recipes that are main courses, perfect for weeknights.
I’ve become obsessed with lentils. It all started with a discussion I had with a coworker (Hi, Andreea!). I’ve cooked with lentils a few times before but her enthusiasm for them was contagious and it inspired me to try more recipes. This red lentil, carrot, ginger soup recipe has become a go-to along with a veggie […]
I always associate my Crockpot with fall and winter but I’ve actually been loving it in the summer! It’s a great way to have a hot dinner without heating up your house by turning on the stove or oven. These tostadas are ridiculously easy and totally customizable. Like things spicy? Add jalapeños. Gluten-free? Use corn […]
Need some motivation to make healthy eating choices? Pick up a health/nutrition book and read about the endless list of diseases and problems that come from chronic inflammation caused by a poor diet. It’ll be so much easier to step away from those spicy Cheez-Its at the grocery store. It was also the motivation to […]
Oklahoma isn’t really known for barbecue but there’s enough good ‘cue that I fell in love at a young age. There’s just something about that smokey, sweet, and tangy flavor that makes me so happy. I’ve only been to one BBQ joint in Milwaukee so far. (I’ve been really slacking here!) And I have another place on […]