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Cooking, Recipes, Spring Recipes

Bourbon Teriyaki Salmon Bowls

Hey there, friends, and happy spring!! Even if it's still cold here, I'm still glad to know we're heading into longer and sunnier days, with blooming flowers and warm weather on the horizon. Really glad. Really. I think, after missing seasons for so long while we lived in Hawaii, I've reached the point where I'm… Continue reading Bourbon Teriyaki Salmon Bowls

Adventures, Big Adventures, Food Exploring

Food Exploring :: Snapshots from the Fjords

Over the last few years, I’ve been on a number of adventures around the world that have opened my eyes and inspired me to think in different ways. A lot of these adventures have inspired valuable lessons that have stuck with me, and others have inspired recipes as well! That gave me the idea to… Continue reading Food Exploring :: Snapshots from the Fjords

Adventures, Cooking, Food Exploring

Food Exploring :: Carrot Cake with Apricot and Pineapple

Over the last few years, I’ve been on a number of adventures around the world that have opened my eyes and inspired me to think in different ways. A lot of these adventures have inspired valuable lessons that have stuck with me, and others have inspired recipes as well! That gave me the idea to… Continue reading Food Exploring :: Carrot Cake with Apricot and Pineapple

Adventures, Big Adventures, Food Exploring

Food Exploring :: Sky to Fjord in Geiranger

Over the last few years, I’ve been on a number of adventures around the world that have opened my eyes and inspired me to think in different ways. A lot of these adventures have inspired valuable lessons that have stuck with me, and others have inspired recipes as well! That gave me the idea to… Continue reading Food Exploring :: Sky to Fjord in Geiranger

Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Candied Maple Mustard Bacon

It's hard to deny that bacon is great on it's own, without embellishments. And it's probably a special kind of heresy to suggest that you can improve on bacon. But you can. You can. Because while great ingredients stand on their own, sometimes there is a combination of other ingredients that enhance their flavor and make… Continue reading Candied Maple Mustard Bacon

Cooking, Recipes, Spring Recipes, Winter Recipes

Roasted Stuffed Peppers

Favorite family recipes can whisk you away in a heartbeat. In my case, stuffed bell peppers take me back. Back to a tiny little kitchen full of spices and spattering sauce and love and undoubtedly several cans too many of tomatoes {although my dad will argue that you can never have too many tomatoes}, to… Continue reading Roasted Stuffed Peppers

Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

One Pot Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Craving your favorite fast-casual spot's broccoli cheddar soup but just can't get there or they don't deliver to you? This knock-off recipe will keep your broccoli cheddar cravings satisfied just fine! When I'm folding laundry or washing dishes or a number of other mundane chores, I usually have HGTV on in the background. Inspiration that… Continue reading One Pot Broccoli Cheddar Soup