Simply Divine Roasted Vegetables

When the weather turns cool I immediately start craving warm & cozy foods, likes soups, stews, and roasted vegetables. Now mind you, this doesn’t mean I don’t also enjoy fresh and crisp salads to go along with my meals but warm foods have to be in there. Even a big salad at lunch is going […]

Classic French Ratatouille

A quintessential French dish that I’ve come to absolutely adore is the classic Ratatouille. Unless you’re avoiding nightshade veggies, it’s a delicious way to get more veggies on your plate by combining some of summer’s best options; tomatoes, eggplant, bell peppers, zucchini. I know it’s not technically summer anymore BUT clearly I just can’t stop […]

Creating A Seasonal Meal Plan for Fall & Winter

In previous posts on Meal Planning I’ve shared my system for making meal planning an easy, weekly ritual that I do without fail. My system has evolved over the years and I try to keep it adaptable to the changing seasons, my changing schedule, and the changing foods available at the Market. Overall though I […]

Summer Tomatoes: 3 Ways

I don’t think there is any other fruit or vegetable that I look forward to as much as Summer Tomatoes. The rich color, intense aroma, and sweet & juicy flavor is like nothing else. The disappointment however in a pale-pink winter tomato is reason enough for me to wait all year for their return. However, […]

Lovely Lunches

What do your lunches look like? Are they an after-thought? Are they grab & go eat at your desk kind of lunches? Are they eaten out because you just don’t have time to throw something together in the morning? Maybe they’re skipped entirely and substituted with snacks during the day. OR maybe you’re lucky enough […]