Summer Vegetable Linguine with Feta

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I told you the goat cheese was a problem. I just can’t get enough of those creamy, soft crumbles! Save me? Or rather, save my husband… He’s about had it with the goat, I think. The man is a mozzarella and parmesan lover to...

Easy Maple-Bourbon BBQ Baked Beans

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Can I tell you something nobody else knows? I have a folder on my computer (uh-oh)… and it’s FULL of failure dishes. Food that just went awfully wrong and should have never made it in front of my lens. But it did. Some of...

Summer Strawberry-Peach Salad with Goat Cheese

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Now ain’t this just the most cheerful looking salad you ever did see? I’ve had a serious thing going on for fresh goat cheese lately, and I’ve been crumbling it on top of everything from pasta to grilled meats to crostini, and now, salad....

Classic Margherita Pizza

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Simple as it may be, this is my favorite type of pizza. Does my husband share the same affinity for a bubbly, beautiful margherita covered with creamy sliced mozzarella and sprinkled with fresh basil? NO. The man can’t understand why anyone would want anything...

Ratatouille Crostini

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I cannot get enough of summer’s bright and vibrant colors! From the fuschia flowers blooming outside the office where I type, to my breezy teal skirt dusting the floor, and the colorful ingredients I cook with… I tell ya, I’m a winter girl at heart who’s...

Best-Ever Creamy Macaroni Salad

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After the margaritas and burgers, I always make a beeline for the macaroni salad. It’s basically all that’s good in this world. Until recently, I never really cared to make my own because it was always there already. And when I say “there” I...

Ooey Gooey S’mores Brownie Bars

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As a kid, I loved camping… even if it was just in my front yard ‘til my friends and I grew fearful of the dark, cold and bugs wanting a warm sleeping bag to invade! It was a fun little adventure to share a...

Skinny Crock Pot Santa Fe Chicken

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How was your weekend? Did you have a nice, long and lazy one? Over here, it was a little slice of heaven. From last Thursday onward, you couldn’t find my hubby or I anywhere near our computers, phones or TV. It was all about chilling out...

Summer Berry Tart

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Should I have gone all Martha Stewart on this tart and patterned the fruit into a flag? Probably. ‘Round here, we’re all about no fuss, though! Cute little berry flags are fussy and meant for magazines. Totally adorbs and festive, but so much fuss....

Mini Whole Wheat Pesto Caprese Pizzas + Galbani® Mozzarella Caprese Contest!

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In the summertime, I love a fresh, light Caprese salad in any form. Placed on a plate and drizzled with oil and vinegar, melted into a creamy pasta dish, or decorating delicious mini pizzas perfect for parties and weeknights… there is just nothing better...