Blueberry Basil Vodka Tonic

There aren't nearly enough cocktail recipes on my blog. I love creating yummy cocktails, and I think it's high time that my blog reflects my love of libations. We went blueberry picking early this week and nabbed a couple of gallons of juicy, sweet, and flavorful berries ....more

Vegan Frozen Hot Chocolate

This post is brought to you by a Back to Her Roots sponsor. Frozen hot chocolate has become enough of a thing, that a few times this summer, my dear husband has seen it on a menu or a blog, and the title has spiraled him into a diatribe about how the name makes ABSOLUTELY NO SENSE AT ALL. He just says that it is cold chocolate milk, but colder ....more

44 Healthy Road Trip Snack Ideas

This post is brought to you by a Back to Her Roots sponsor. Man, I love a good road trip! Flying is great and...more

Zucchini Chicken Burgers

Here's a confession for you guys: I've never, in my life, been able to grow zucchini. I know a lot of you see...more

Buffalo Blue Cheese Potato Salad

I've told you guys before how big of a deal the 4th of July is in my neck of the woods, right? It's huge. Like, if it's a slow news day, you'll probably see my hometown on the national news kind of huge ....more

A Day in My Life: June 28, 2015

4:12 am: I feel Juniper squirming next to me (we bedshare). I pull her close and realize she's soaked through her wool diaper cover. Craig wakes up and starts to change her diaper, while I nurse her to keep her calm and quiet ....more

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Smoothie

This post is sponsored by Almond Breeze Almondmilk. We are swimming in black raspberries. Literally, I think I could drain the pool of water, fill it back up with raspberries, and go for...more

Grilled Caramelized Onion, Blue Cheese, and Apple Butter Flatbread

This post is brought to by a Back to Her Roots sponsor. Time flies when you're having fun and eating apple butter! It's hard to believe, but we're closing in on the end of my time showing off some of the fun and creative ways you can use Musselman's Apple Butter in your kitchen ....more

One Pot Summertime Primavera

Confession time: sometimes I struggle to figure out how to use up all the produce coming off in my garden. I've gotten a lot better at it, but I think my decades of everything-always-in-season supermarket shopping has got me conditioned to really struggle to plan meals seasonally. It's easy when the first asparagus...more

Sriracha Almond, Bacon, and Sharp Cheddar Scones

This post is sponsored by Blue Diamond Almonds. I think my love for Sriracha is well documented on this here blog (um,...more