Cobb Salad

A big ‘ol debate in my house is whether salad is a meal. I am on the side of yes, a salad could totally be a meal. Load it down with some protein, maybe a side of bread, and you are done. Greg, on the other hand, doesn’t agree. I have tried tricking him by … More Cobb Salad

Pesto Pasta Salad

I am a lazy cook in the summer. Greg often jokes that on weekends and during the summer I starve my family out. During the school year I kick-ass on preparing three meals a day. During the summer they are lucky if it is one solid meal a day. I think it’s good for them … More Pesto Pasta Salad

TGIF- fun finds

Happy Friday!!!! It was such a nice week- great weather, good lessons to teach… it was just what I needed! I feel like I have been killing the at-home lunch game. I love being able to make a fresh lunch each day and not have to pack up and prepare lunches for on-the-go. My favorites … More TGIF- fun finds

Carrot Salad

I am constantly on the lookout for a healthy lunch that can be made ahead of time that isn’t the boring old green salad. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good romaine salad, but sometimes you just need something different. I decided to visit my favorite internet chef, The Smitten Kitchen, for some inspiration … More Carrot Salad

TGIF- fun finds!

Happy Friday! Hard to believe that 2020 is here and in full force! Here are some things that I’ve been eyeing so far this year… If you haven’t checked out Sunset magazine’s Instagram feed- you need to! They post fun places, good food, and adorable houses. How sweet is this farmhouse somewhere in Northern California? … More TGIF- fun finds!

Lemony Lentil Soup

It’s soup season! And while I’m jumping for joy, others in my family don’t believe that soup is a real meal (ahh…Greg!) and aren’t nearly as excited as I am. Since soup is typically out as a dinner option in our house, I decided to make a batch of one of my favorite soups for … More Lemony Lentil Soup