KABOCHA SQUASH

KABOCHA SQUASH

I am super crazy with my soup preferences, bordering on soup-nazi level specificity. Like, I really really am not into smoothies masking as soups (please never serve me chilled strawberry soup, like ever) but I frickin’ love a spicy gazpacho, and while I have to will myself to have a whole both of a broth-y […]

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Bean Chili

Bean Chili

I’m a sucker for stews, especially when it’s cold and dreary outside. So when I found these little tiny adorable heirloom beans from the market and the farmer said he had just made some awesome refried beans with them, I was rreminded I hadn’t made chili in a hot minute and this recipe was born! I […]

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RECIPES

One of my favorite breakfasts (or breakfasts for dinner!) is the middle eastern dish Shakshuka. Translated as “all mixed up”, shakshuka is this crazy delicious stewed onion, harissa (spicy sweet red pepper paste), tomato stew like dish with eggs cracked in, sometimes topped with some feta and herbs and baked to bubbly goodness and then […]

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5 Tips for Maintaining Wooden Counter/Bench Tops on a Budget

5 Tips for Maintaining Wooden Counter/Bench Tops on a Budget

Counters/benches are those pieces of woodwork that make cooking and prepping meals a pleasurable activity for us in the house. If you love cooking, you can understand the importance of having the appropriate counters in your kitchen as they enable you to prepare your meals with ease and joy. Before we delve into maintenance tips […]

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Fried Pies Gooey

Fried Pies Gooey

Tthis one for the Southern fat kid inside me! Fried pies with gooey Carolina bourbon infused pecan filling and dusted with cinnamon and sugar is a treat for any Panthers fan (and let’s be honest, really any fan of anything). FILLING 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup maple syrup 1/3 cup butter 3 tablespoons North Carolina […]

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