Butternut Squash Bruschetta

Subtly sweet butternut pairs perfectly with tart and crisp cherry tomatoes and sweet yet savory basil to make a wonderful bruschetta that is perfect for serving as an appetizer, snack or with your favorite protein during in the cooler months. … [Read more...]

Winter Squash Smoothie

When we found out that we were moving to Denver two years ago, Brian and I immediately started to accumulate all the winter gear possible. I even started a Pinterest board JUST for winter gear! We were thinking "people in Denver ski, so it MUST … [Read more...]

Butternut Squash Chili…Perfect for Halloween Night!

This chili is chock-full of beans, squash, and tomatoes for a hearty meatless dish anyone will love!  With a touch of cinnamon to make the folks enjoying this chili say "hmmm...what is that?"  this dish will quickly turn into a family tradition for … [Read more...]

Warm and Cozy Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

A couple of weeks ago I tried Panera's Autumn Squash Soup. Wow was that stuff good!!!  It seriously tasted how fall should taste... Immediately, I had thoughts of recreating something similar, and my mind turned to butternut squash soup. … [Read more...]

It May Be Early…

This morning, it was a chilly 55 degrees outside as Brian and I made our way to the gym.  I wore a sweatshirt jacket, and ALMOST considered wearing pants over my shorts...but held off!  It seems as if we blinked and fall weather was suddenly … [Read more...]

My Last…

I finished packing up everything for my big adventure, and then odds and ends (3 tubs worth!) to take back to my parents house in Fort Wayne.  I did have a little help from these... If you haven't tried Space Bags, then I highly recommend them!  Not … [Read more...]

Friends and Fish and Fries

Good evening!   Brian and I had an unexpected visitor tonight! One of his great friends from childhood, Renee, who currently lives in LA is in town visiting her family.  They have been friends forever, and I have heard many many stories of … [Read more...]