Gingerbread Brownie Bites + Brownie Mix In A Jar

Gingerbread Brownie Mix in a Jar Gift

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TasteTheSeason #CollectiveBias How are you doing with your Christmas shopping so far? Do you have most of your gifts together or are you just getting started? We are taking things really easy this season. Heading to the crowded…

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Sweet + Spicy Roasted Potatoes and Squash

Sweet and Spicy Roasted Potato and Squash

I can’t believe it has been almost two months since our last CSA box delivery. It was great fun sharing new recipes with our CSA box vegtables over the summer and fall. Luckily, the cold season doesn’t have to be the end of local produce. At the same time as our CSA was coming to an…

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GF Chewy Cinnamon-Molasses Cookies (+ “Flourless” Giveaway)

Chewy Cinnamon-Molasses Cookies

At the end of this post you will find the giveaway entry area for the flourless. cookbook and the recipe for these gluten-free Cinnamon-Molasses Cookies. Sometimes I am just making a family favorite recipe (like these Cinnamon Cookies) or creating a new recipe that turns out awesome (Spaghetti Squash with Peanut Sauce anyone?). And only later…

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6-Ingredient Fresh Spring Rolls with Spaghetti Squash

6 Ingredient Fresh Spring Rolls with Spaghetti Squash

These delicious fresh spring rolls make a great light appetizer or even lunch item. Fresh spring rolls are also called Vietnamese-style spring rolls, gỏi cuốn, salad rolls, rice paper rolls or summer rolls. And now you might be wondering, all these sound kind of out of season for December. But not my version. Often you will…

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Almond Custard Pie with Plums

Almond Custard Pie with Plums

If you’ve been following along my blog for a while, you may have noticed that when I make dessert, I often try to use real, whole ingredients and no refined sugar. Today’s recipe does NOT fall into that healthier category. I believe in the concept of moderation, so once in a while we all should have a…

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Slow-Cooked Chili with Chickpeas Lentils + Squash

Slow Cooked Chickpea Lentil Squash Chili

Happy (belated) Thanksgiving to all my friends from the US. I hope you had a wonderful time spent with family, turkey + pie, and a heart filled with gratitude. Maybe you are more in the mood for a light salad, detox smoothie or ideas for left-over turkey, but things have been a little crazy here…

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Slow Cooked Apple Sauce

Slow Cooked Apple Sauce

Let me warn you right here: There is lots of serious baby gushing ahead. Please indulge a very proud mommy for this one post or skip right ahead to the recipe. Times with our baby girl Olivia are extra special these days. It seems like she is learning something new and reaching new milestones every few days….

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Meyer Lemon Cranberry Scones

Meyer Lemon Cranberry Scones

Does anyone else ever do this? Sometimes I use our supermarket next door as ATM machine. We don’t have a branch of our bank in our immediate neighborhood but there is a supermarket literally right next to our building. And they give cash backs when you pay with your debit card. So whenever I find…

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Gingerbread OREO Cookie Balls

Gingerbread OREO Cookie Balls - A classic treat modified for the Holiday Season #OREOCookieBalls

This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Just in time for the Holiday Season the all-time favorite #OREOCookieBalls get a Gingerbread makeover. Ready or not – the holiday season is right upon us. On Saturday we were already strolling through our famous International Christmas Market here…

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