Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Is it Brussels sprouts or brussel sprouts??? Apparently there is a wide discussion about which is correct. All of you type A personalities out there might be interested to know the results of my research. Brussels sprouts originated from Belgium in Northern Europe....
Slow Cooker Chili

Slow Cooker Chili

Chilly outside = chili in the kitchen. I just love picturing supper time when the weather starts to turn…it’s already dark outside, lights on in the dining room, sitting at the table talking about everything and nothing, and a delicious bowl of chili in...

Cheesy Taco Chicken & Chili Roasted Cauliflower

Who likes spicy foods? What about cheesy? It’s the best of both worlds, in my opinion. Just because taco shells and tortillas are off the menu, taco flavor doesn’t have to be. That’s why I put together these Cheesy Taco Chicken breasts with a side of...
Rosemary Root Veggies

Rosemary Root Veggies

So many veggies, so little time. Let’s explore the world of the unsung vegetables- the land of misfit vegetables- the lost vegetables- the “eeewwww I don’t like that, even though I’ve never tried it” vegetables. Root vegetables are...
Kielbasa Veggie Bake

Kielbasa Veggie Bake

Have you ever cooked dinner in the dark?? Neither had I….until last night. Now, I’m not sure how EVERY SINGLE light bulb in my kitchen went out at the same time, but they did! Maybe the fluorescent light tubes do that? Anyone out there an electrician? No?...
Bell Pepper Coleslaw

Bell Pepper Coleslaw

This recipe has been on my radar (by that, I mean Pinterest board) for a while now. Then, last week, a patient asked me how she could modify traditional coleslaw….I figured this was nature’s way of saying, “Get on the ball, Lauren!”. This...
Broccoli Frittata

Broccoli Frittata

I think breakfast is one of those things that you either love it or hate it. Personally, I love it. But sometimes it is hard to find variety with the meal…especially when traditional Western “breakfast foods” are full of starches. No toast, pancakes,...
Slow Cooker Lasagna

Slow Cooker Lasagna

Ever have one of those days? Yep, that was yesterday. I woke up early, put a lasagna in my slow cooker, and headed off to work…all day long I was so excited to come home to try this new meal. I walk in the door, go into the kitchen full of excitement, and then...
Blue Cheese Steak Roll

Blue Cheese Steak Roll

This was a new recipe for me this week. I am always a little tentative about trying recipes with blue cheese because the results can vary greatly. But this turned out so amazing! It is definitely a keeper in my recipe box. Enjoy every last bite!!! ~Lauren...