Food

Simple Instant Pot Mashed Rutabaga

instant pot mashed rutabaga nutmeg

I love a good farmer’s market as much as the next girl, but I feel like we don’t show enough love for a good grocery store produce section. There are no Krogers where I live, but Krogers has one hell of a good produce section, right? And Food Lion! Terrible…

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Autumn Harvest Lasagna

I know.  I know.  It’s been a year since I posted.  Not exactly “living full-time.”  But here’s the deal: I kept forgetting to take pictures of stuff.  I’m terrible at remembering that. Plenty has happened over that year though.  I moved to a new state and bought a new house…

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Try Savory Cranberry Brie Bites at Your Next Party

savory cranberry brie bites onion rosemary filo dough cups

Today I’m sharing with you one of my very favorite recipes.  I’ve been making some variation of savory cranberry brie bites at my Christmas party for something like fifteen years!  I know we’re not that close to Christmas, but I wanted to share this now in case you need a…

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Try this crustless quiche for a fantastic make-ahead meal!

crustless quiche spinach mushroom cheddar

The one thing I told myself I’d never do on this blog is weight loss/fitness posts.  Hell, I don’t even allow ads for those kinds of sites!  So anyway, I’m not going to get into the benefits of one diet over another or anything like that.  You do you.  But…

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Ukrops-Inspired Redskin Potato Salad

redskin potato salad ukrops copycat

I’m sure it’s getting pretty darn repetitive to hear about how I’m moving soon.  I know, I know.  It’s been months!  Just move already!  It’s looking more and more like the move is happening soon, so hopefully you wont have to hear about this much longer!  I have a tentative…

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Savor summer’s juicy orbs of deliciousness in this peach upside-down cake!

peach upside-down cake

One of the best things about going to graduate school in a STEM field is the opportunity to meet so many international students.  During my years in the chemistry department I became friends with students from Turkey, Iran, Sri Lanka, Brazil, India, Egypt, China, Korea, Russia, Pakistan, Iraq, Italy, Lebanon,…

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