pumpkin

Roasted Grape, Butternut & Artichoke on Herbed Walnut Quinoa

After four days of feeling utterly sorry for myself with my woeful sinus infection, I decided to buck up yesterday and make a proper dinner. The combination of getting tired of eating the leftovers, albeit delicious ones, of my soup, seeing autumn decorations and recipes everywhere on Pinterest on my sick day, and trying to […]

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{Crock Pot} Creamy Chicken & Spinach Soup with Pumpkin Biscuits

Feeling sick is the worst. “The worst,” however, can be mitigated. I’ve come down with something in the last couple of days, nothing big, but enough that I can’t breathe with my mouth closed and am definitely not the pretty little bride I was just the weekend before last!  Helping the situation:  1) My sweet […]

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Pesto, Pumpkin, and Potato Skillet with Chevre (and a holiday review)!

Christmas is such a special time at my parent’s house. We still wake up early, check our stockings, and open presents painfully slowly. The only difference is that now we get mimosas. I made traditional (orange juice) and cranberry mimosas, and mixed the two together for a blushing mimosa that I thought was pretty cute […]

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Cozy Turkey and Wild Rice Soup (plus a Pumpkin Pie Martini)

Thanksgiving leftovers are a much-anticipated but fleeting part of the holiday season. At this point, three days after Thanksgiving, you can probably button your pants and you’ve probably gotten some of your Christmas decorations out. In addition, you have probably grown pretty bored of turkey sandwiches.  Honestly, I don’t like turkey that much when it […]

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Progressive Pumpkin Bread

Let me be clear, I haven’t discussed either insurance or politics with this delicious, spiced pumpkin bread. I’m calling it “progressive” because once I saw how much batter I had on hand, I realized that I would have to get creative with additions and use multiple baking sheets, pans, etc., in order to finish baking […]

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