Category: Recipes

  • spiced sweet potato soup

    Last week we got some beautiful sweet potatoes in our Farmhouse Delivery bushel, and I decided to use them in a soup. I found an interesting recipe for a pumpkin soup in Nigel Slater’s The Kitchen Diaries (my favorite book EVER, by the way), and swapped out sweet potatoes for the pumpkin. It’s such a […]

  • And veggies, and veggies, and veggies…

    So last night’s soup was just as delicious, if not even more so, today at lunch. Justin even happily ate it again! And he usually does NOT like leftovers. Thankfully, the greens kept their firm bite, and the flavors melded together but didn’t get lost in each other. I changed up my cooking plans for […]

  • Mmmm, veggies.

    We got our Farmhouse Delivery bushel today! Lots and lots of gorgeous produce. This week’s bushel included: A jar of lemon-zucchini marmalade (I can’t wait to try this tomorrow morning on toast), collard greens, spinach, romaine lettuce, cilantro, turnips, avocados, broccoli, carrots, sweet potatoes, green garlic, key limes, and one random citrus fruit (orange? not […]

  • Lazy mornings

    I am loving having this week off! This morning I woke up and heard Justin grinding coffee beans for his ritual morning cup. I yelled out, “I’m gonna make scones!” And so I hopped out of bed, showered, and headed straight into the kitchen to bake up a batch. They turned out beautifully, and now […]

  • Cream and cheese and butter.

    That’s really all you need to make fettuccine Alfredo. Oh, and fresh pasta. It’s a seriously easy and seriously fatty meal, but it’s so delicious! In other news, internets, when it rains, it pours. I’m in a bit of a funk, dealing with Major Life Issues like expensive vet visits and dying cars. Justin says we […]