Deconstructed Taco Bowls

I love having a new grocery store right down the street from our house. It makes days like today that much easier. I’ve been really bad the last week or so about remembering to throw stuff from the freezer to the fridge to thaw. So around 11am today, when there was nothing ready to cook, Andrew…

Tomato & Parmesan Soup

Have you ever been staring into your kitchen cupboards, looking both lost and puzzled, wondering what the heck you’re going to eat for dinner? Sure, there’s some sort of meal in there, but you have no idea what exactly it is. That was me the other day.  We’d been away for the weekend, hadn’t done any grocery shopping since…

Crunchy Chocolate Candy Bites

I love chocolate. Like, seriously. Love chocolate. I think it’s safe to say I’m pretty much always trying to figure out new ways to enjoy it. And since dark chocolate has a nice list of health benefits and antioxidant properties, it’s not something I feel the least bit guilty enjoying – even on the reset. 100% dark chocolate…

Sweet Potato & Sausage Hash

Tonight has all the makings of a lazy summer evening. For now, the windows are open, fresh air and mild humidity seeping through the screens. The cat, every so often yawning a look in my direction, is spreading her time evenly between the two front-facing window ledges, bird-watching, and occasionally bug-catching. I’m thankful it’s Friday, work tucked away…