Honey Roasted Carrots

Honey Roasted Carrots – sweet and flavorful carrots roasted to perfection! Such a delicious side to any meal! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. This is going to be hard to believe but there are some days, I crave vegetables over something sweet. During the week, I prepare veggies in so many different ways. I broil them, grill them, sauté them and roast them.  In the winter months, roasting is probably my favorite preparation method. It just brings out so much {Read More}

Overnight Pickled Vegetables

Let me tell you what. It’s canning season. . . HOWEVER, this season, I’ve not canned at all. Why? Life has been too busy. Lame excuse, right? The first time I canned anything was with my friend, Terrie. We started with garlic dill pickles. The next year we did more and added a little jalapeño. The next year we tried out one of my relative’s dilly bean recipes (in addition to the pickles). And you can imagine how it went {Read More}

Ultimate Chopped Salad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NaturallyClean #CollectiveBias I LOVE summer. You’re going to hear me say it again and again because it’s truly my favorite time of year. One of the things I enjoy most on a warm, summer day is a fresh, crisp salad. While all of the veggies I have growing in my patio garden aren’t quite ready yet, I am taking advantage of some of {Read More}

Chicken Garlic Ranch Tortilla Pizza

Summer is here {thank goodness} and life has been busier than ever! The kids are spending time at camp during the day, and when they come home, they’re exhausted after hours of running, swimming and playing in the fresh air. However, even though that’s the case, they expend what little energy they have left, riding their bikes and and chatting with their friends in the neighborhood at the end of the day. We’ve been spending much of our time outside {Read More}

Grilling Fresh Vegetables

This weekend was certainly a busy one! Ok, ALL of our weekends lately have been busy. It’s been a good busy though. Weddings, family parties, spur-of-the-moment cookouts, sleepovers up at the lake cabin. . .this is what I had been waiting for all winter. Now that it’s here, I’m completely overjoyed, and when I collapse onto my bed at the end of the day out of pure exhaustion, I still wake up the next morning excited and ready for the day ahead. {Read More}