Category Archive: Fall

Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

The weather this week has me thinking crock pot. My favorite part about this chili is all the healthy add-ins and how they improve the flavor and “complexity” of the dish. (now I… Continue reading

Curried Chicken Noodle Vegetable Soup

This soup was one of those happy mistakes that happen when you get half way done with something and realize you are missing  a key ingredient. Since it’s been a month since I… Continue reading

Cranberry, Apple and Ginger Chutney/Sauce

I bought a massive bag of fresh cranberries at Costco and needed to do something with them. This turned out AMAZING, I picked it because it was all things I had around the… Continue reading

Rice Green Chile and Cheese Casserole

This has been a favorite at our house for a while but this edition was really fabulous (even though I forgot the chicken)  I attribute this to my new “secret ingredient” Sprouted Rice… Continue reading

Creamy Root Vegetable Stew

  This recipe is pretty basic (which I love) but it it’s a great “gateway recipe”  for those who need to branch out in the root vegetable department. For the longest time the most exciting tuber… Continue reading

Slow cooker Split Pea Soup

Due to the color split pea soup may be one of the most un-appetizing looking meals. You really have to be in the room smelling the amazing aroma to overcome the odd coloring. When… Continue reading

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Ok, I am on a soup kick this week. Here is my latest soup craving. Not much to say about this recipe, the only changes I made are as follows:  I cut up the broccoli stems… Continue reading

Slow Cooker Turkey Roast

I confess that I had a boneless turkey roast in the freezer for almost a year. I just could not get inspired to make anything with it! Finally I found this recipe for… Continue reading

Grilled Chicken Penne Al Fresco

        This was a “pull everything out of the fridge and use it up”  type of meal. We had amazing garlic from a friend of ours, I had some romas… Continue reading

BBQ Chicken

When Norah was born we made the decision to remove me from the “workforce” (Like a baby isn’t work) While I can’t imagine making any other decision it did mean that we now… Continue reading