Cajun Jambalaya

Cajun Jambalaya

Bust out the accordion, the clarinet, and the trombone, because we are throwing a New Orleans-style dance party, preferably in the street! Of course, if your outdoor temperature du jour is a “Feels Like”...

Chocolate Beet Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

Chocolate Beet Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

Despite my sincerest efforts, I do not care for red velvet cake. I don’t hate it. I don’t love it. Overall, red velvet gives me a quantitative reaction of meh. Honestly, I’d rather lick...

Ultimate Lean Beef and Pepper Chili

Ultimate Lean Beef and Pepper Chili

I am plotting to host a chili cook off, purely so that I can win first prize. Due to my conspicuous absence of athletic coordination, the fact that I never raised livestock, and my...

Yukon Gold Cinnamon Rolls Recipe-The Law Student's Wife

Yukon Gold Cinnamon Rolls

My blog has been incredibly well behaved in this month of resolutions. For the past six posts, I have positively inundated you with healthy meal options, from fruit-and-veggie stuffed skillets, to protein-packed salads, to...

Tuna Tomato Pasta

Tuna Tomato Pasta

Suppress your skepticism, block bad memories of nasty noodle casseroles, and close your eyes. We’re doing a trust fall, and you are going first. Don’t be nervous. I’ll be right here to catch you....

Cowboy Caviar {Chickpea Salad with Olives and Herbs}

Cowboy Caviar {Chickpea Salad with Olives and Herbs}

Cheer, cheer for old Notre Dame! Bust out the sunscreen, then ease your pain. This weekend, Ben and I, along with his parents and sister, joined 60,000+ fellow Notre Dame fans in Miami, Florida...

Applesauce French Toast Casserole {Overnight} with Apple Cider Syrup

Applesauce French Toast Casserole {Overnight} with Apple Cider Syrup

Lazy weekend mornings, how I cherish thee. You know the ones. Bright, gentle sunbeams replace the unwelcome alarm clock’s beeeeeep. Sweatpants are the dress code. Triple-fisting with coffee, OJ, and a Bloody Mary is...

Whipped Feta Crostini

Five family hooplas, 24 hours behind the wheel, and three skillion cookies later, Ben and I are back in Madison after celebrating Christmas with my family in Wichita, KS. This was our first holiday...