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Gingerbread Pecan Butter Recipe

Friends – I have a new favorite nut butter: gingerbread pecan butter. Who needs sugary cookies when you’ve got this? This is my latest McCormick partnership creation (last month’s: Vegan Kale Artichoke Dip recipe <- great for holiday parties), and I promise you’ll love it, too. Even better is that this makes an excellent holiday gift! Continue Reading …

Leftover Mashed Potato Pancake Recipe

Happy Thanksgiving, my friends! I know many of you are gearing up for a big feast today (see also: How to Have a Stress Free Holiday Eating Experience), and starting tomorrow, that likely means making your way through a LOT of leftovers. Not sure what to do with all those leftover mashed potatoes (regular or sweet)? Try these leftover mashed potato Continue Reading …

Vegan Kale Artichoke Dip Recipe

I know I just shared my best healthy Thanksgiving recipes (<—check out that post if you missed it) earlier this week – but here’s one more to add to the mix. Introducing a vegan Kale Artichoke Dip – rich, creamy, and savory, but without being heavy or a total dairy bomb. This recipe is this month’s McCormick partnership creation (last month’s: Continue Reading …

Savory Curry Granola Bar Recipe (No Bake)

We’re getting into the crazy busy and travel-packed holiday season, so I figure now is the perfect time to share one of my new favorites: this Savory Curry Granola Bar Recipe. It's no bake and gluten free (if you use gf certified oats and brown rice cereal), too! I love granola bars, but I’ve been getting a bit tired of the same old Continue Reading …

Creamy Mexican Chicken Chili Soup Recipe

As the weather is starting to change, I find I’m craving warm, comforting dinners again. There’s nothing quite like hot soup on a cold night! This Creamy Mexican Chicken Chili Soup, which is my latest McCormick partnership creation, is a delicious and easy dinner. My vegan/vegetarian friends can leave out the chicken (and the grated cheese on top Continue Reading …

Greek Lamb Burgers Recipe

Do you guys remember a few months ago when I mentioned that Matt and I made some Greek lamb burgers that were crazy delicious, but dropped the ball on measuring anything/actually having a formal recipe to share? Well, my friends, the wait is now over. Greek Lamb Burgers for all! You’ll want to make these ASAP, trust me. The beauty of Continue Reading …

Spicy Hummus Queso Dip – Healthier Tailgating Recipe

This Spicy Hummus Queso Dip makes the perfect healthier tailgating appetizer recipe. Thank you to Sabra for sponsoring this post! It’s officially fall – and that means many of you are now spending part of your weekends tailgating (or couch-gating). Tailgating food, while delicious, isn’t always going to leave you feeling your best, so Continue Reading …

Running Fuel Recipe: Nut Butter Stuffed Salty Dates

I know many of you are gearing up for long runs and marathons this fall, so I thought now was the perfect time to share a formal recipe for one of my favorite real food running fuels: Nut Butter Stuffed Salty Dates. I’ve written about my love for these in the past (while training for the Richmond Marathon, they were my fuel of choice). Not Continue Reading …