Best Smoked and Oven Roasted Turkey Recipe

This Thanksgiving I was all prepared to make our normal slow-roasted turkey when a few days before my sister asked me to prepare a smoked turkey as well.  Her husband had been hearing from neighbors that a smoked turkey is the only way to prepare one this year, and he had to have one. Since … Read more

Grandpa’s Garden Vegetable Soup

My grandma did most of the cooking in my grandparent’s house.  When my grandpa did cook, he was either at the grill or could be found making his fresh garden vegetable soup.  Whenever I think of my grandpa, this soup comes to mind.  The earthiness, fresh from the garden flavors, and ginger (the secret ingredient.)  … Read more

Best Harvest Chicken Casserole Recipe

Nothing quite says fall harvest time like sweet potatoes and brussels sprouts.  This dish has both and will leave the whole family asking for more. Even better, it reheats well for a delicious lunch the next day. Don’t let this recipe fool you, it may look a little complicated or time-consuming, but it’s really not … Read more

Chicken Noodle Soup

I don’t know if your family is anything like mine, but we’ve been passing a cold around. So it’s time to pull out my tried and true homemade chicken noodle soup. In my mind, there is nothing better than a good homemade chicken noodle soup.  There is something magical about the way this soup can … Read more

Chicken with Sweet Potato Bowls and Quinoa

This Chicken with Sweet Potato Bowls and quinoa is good for lunch and dinner. It is pack with nutritious ingredients! I am relaxing on the couch while looking at these delightful photos of the meal that we have from last week. Pretending that I myself put together and that I will write a pleasing, full … Read more