creamy spinach sweet potato noodles with cashew sauce

Stop right there. Sweet potato noodles? CASHEW SAUCE? First of all, y-u-m. Secondly, it’s true. I’m going fake-vegan-rogue on you today. In terms of actual real life serious commitments, I’m not a vegan or a vegetarian. But I am a person who likes to try new things and sometimes I get lazy about cooking meat, […]

Sage and Maple-Roasted Chickpeas with Crispy Kale and Sweet Potato Mash

Make sure your chickpeas and onions are tossed well with the olive oil/maple syrup/sage mixture before they go into the oven. This will help the chickpeas crisp and caramelize. Before you add the kale, the chickpeas should be a little crispy, and the onions should be soft. When you mix the kale in, the baking […]

Healthy Slow Cooker Chicken Potato Soup

We’re sharing Healthy Slow Cooker Chicken Potato Soup today… Thick, creamy, and seemingly sinful! Don’t you love meals that feel and taste super naughty, but aren’t? Potato soup has always been one of my favorite soups for fall and winter. It’s a hearty, low cost, family-friendly dish my mother turned into an art form over […]

Healthy Stuffed Potato Skins

Sometimes potatoes get a bad rap in the health food industry. Actually, potatoes can be pretty darn nutritious when cooked the right way and enjoyed in moderation. They are packed with potassium and fiber and are naturally fat- and cholesterol-free. With that knowledge, you can enjoy our 5-Ingredient Healthy Stuffed Potato Skins sans guilt! We […]

Cajun-Style Grill Foil Packets

You can’t go wrong with grill foil packets… whether you make them over a campfire, on your grill, or even in your oven, they are a delicious, no-mess meal the whole family will love! We have been making foil dinners a lot lately because it has been so HOT here in Idaho! When the temps […]

BLACK BEAN & SWEET POTATO TACOS | VEGETARIAN

These Black Bean & Sweet Potato Tacos are gluten free and vegetarian.  They make a great breakfast, lunch or dinner taco recipe. These black bean and sweet potato tacos have become a new obsession in our house. Normally, both Cohl and I are HUGE egg fans… eating either an omelet, Migas, or any other concoction […]

Warm-Spiced Roast Chicken over Sweet Potatoes

This Warm-Spiced Roast Chicken over Sweet Potatoes is the ultimate savory but simple dish. Warmly spiced, flavorful and everything cooks on one baking sheet! A perfect weeknight meal that is elegant enough to serve to any guest. A few months ago, someone shared a recipe from Glamorous Bite with me for Roast Chicken with Curry […]

Crispy Homemade Veggie Nuggets

Occasionally, I make promises to people and it’s not that I intend to break them, it just takes me a while to get around to it. When Love Your Leftovers was published in April, my good friend Benton asked if he could come over so I could show him how to actually make the homemade […]

One-Pot Creamy Spinach Lentils

Creamy Spinach Lentils? Just celery, carrots, and onions – thyme, cream and spinach – a hearty potato-thickened broth base – and plain brown lentils cooked to perfection. Oh, for the love of that humble little lentil. They’re cheap, they’re adaptable to any recipe, they’re easy to make and store, and they are considered a power […]

Honey-Lime Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Did anyone try my honey-lime tacos last week? If you didn’t here’s another chance to get all those amazing flavors but in stuffed sweet potato + quinoa form. It really doesn’t get much healthier or tastier than this. These stuffed sweet potatoes are awesome! My entire family loved them, yes kids and meat loving husband […]