Restaurant Style Hummus

Restaurant Style Hummus

Hummus is one of my favorite snacks, but until recently I had never made it at home. This version from Cook’s Illustrated is super creamy and flavorful. I love the kick of cayenne, and the texture is perfect. Hummus is great with a variety of 

Baked Southwestern Egg Rolls

Baked Southwestern Egg Rolls

Baked Southwestern Egg Rolls are a healthier take on an appetizer from the popular chain restaurant Chili’s. Serve as a snack or meal!

Caprese Salad Skewers

Caprese Salad Skewers

I have some big news to share – we bought a house!!! It actually happened the same week as our “house heart-break.” We were able to move past that and ended up finding a great house that suits us well. Within a few hours of 

Thin Crust Pizza

Thin Crust Pizza

Does anyone still read my blog?! I am SO behind on posts it’s ridiculous! We are forging full speed ahead in the house hunting process, and it is time-consuming! We had our first “house heart-break” this week – a house we were seriously considering was 

Italian Charcoal Grilled Corn

Italian Charcoal Grilled Corn

Italian Charcoal Grilled Corn combines fresh corn on the cob with a flavorful coating before being grilled. A naturally gluten free side!

Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes

Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes

Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes combines cooked pasta with fresh tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and a homemade sun dried tomato dressing.

Pan Fried Onion Dip

Pan Fried Onion Dip

Homemade Pan Fried Onion Dip is worth the extra effort! Perfect for dipping veggies, chips, or crackers. Try making this for your next party!

Guest Post: Mushroom and Mascarpone Ravioli

Guest Post: Mushroom and Mascarpone Ravioli

Since I’ve been out of the country, packing for our move, and will be losing internet access tonight (yikes!), my sister Lisa and her boyfriend Steve offered to do a guest post for me! They are both fantastic cooks, as I’ve mentioned before (here, here, 

Spinach Souffle

Spinach Souffle

Spinach Souffle is a cheesy vegetable side dish that makes a great addition to a Thanksgiving buffet or to a holiday meal.

Crash Hot Potatoes

Crash Hot Potatoes

Crash Hot Potatoes are a simple, delicious potato side dish. Potatoes boiled until tender then smashed and roasted with olive oil and herbs.