Healthy, moist Gingerbread Apple Muffins. Easy, delicious recipe made with whole wheat flour, coconut sugar, and warm holiday spices. Perfect breakfast recipe for Christmas morning, Thanksgiving, and last-minute holidays guests!

Gingerbread Apple Muffins

In the rush between pumpkin-spiced October and cookie-studded December, November can be easy to miss. Before the month passes me the way that most have lately—in a total blur—I’d like a take a moment...

Easy “Cheesy” Taco Popcorn. Chili powder, fresh lime zest, and nutritional yeast make a delicious, healthy, dairy free party appetizer or office snack. Perfect for movie nights! #popcorn #tacopopcorn #dairyfree #healthysnack #healthyappetizer

Taco Popcorn

If you’ve ever spent more than 20 minutes in a car with me, I’ve probably asked you something along the lines of “If you were a flavor of popcorn, which flavor would you be?”...

Incredible Slow Cooker Stuffing with Apples, Cranberries, and Pecans. Easy crockpot method that frees up the oven on Thanksgiving. Keep vegetarian or add chicken sausgage or mushrooms. #thanksgiving #stuffing #slowcooker #crockpot

Slow Cooker Stuffing with Apples Cranberries and Pecans

One of the questions I am asked most often (and struggle the most to answer) is “Do you have any kitchen hacks?” Now thanks to this Slow Cooker Stuffing, instead of mumbling something about...

Easy, filling, and delicious Vegetarian Enchiladas with Butternut Squash, Black Beans, and Cheese. A healthy, flavorful casserole recipe that’s freezer friendly and perfect a for meatless Monday.

Vegetarian Enchiladas with Butternut Squash and Black Beans

Enchiladas will forever hold a special place in my heart because they were one of the first “real” meals I ever learned to cook for Ben and myself. We rotate through our favorite renditions...

Easy Instant Pot Chili with canned beans, turkey, and sweet potatoes. Healthy, DELICIOUS pressure cooker chili recipe that’s ready in 30 minutes! Freezer-friendly, great leftover, and always a family favorite. Recipe includes directions to cook on a stovetop or slow cooker too. #instantpotrecipes #instantpotchili #healthychili #turkeychili #pressurecooker

Instant Pot Chili

Pull out your favorite fuzzy slippers, fleece pajamas, and light the pumpkin spice candle, because we are getting cozy today! It’s time for big, steaming bowls of Instant Pot Chili. Although it’s been fall...

Healthy Hasselback Apples with Buttery Cinnamon Streusel. Easy and delicious fall dessert! This simple recipe is perfect for using up extra apples, and beautiful enough to be worthy of a holiday celebration like Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Hasselback Apples

Let’s add Hasselback Apples to that prized collection of sneaky recipes that look and feel super-duper special and five-star fancy but are actually a sneaky way to eat more dessert with minimal effort. Hasselback...

Easy, CREAMY Instant Pot Lentil Curry. Amazing flavors, not too spicy, and it’s hands free, vegan, and healthy! Made with green or brown lentils, Indian spices, and coconut milk.

Instant Pot Lentil Curry

Let’s talk dinner beauty. One-pot, WOW-flavor, inexpensive, how-can-something-this-easy-taste-this-good? meal gorgeousness. This simple, healthy Instant Pot Lentil Curry could be a dinner pageant queen! Now, I’m not going to pretend that if every recipe to...

Erin Clarke, author of the budget healthy food blog, Well Plated by Erin

C’est La Vie {+ kitchen photo shoot!}

If the position “Queen of Cozy” is up for hire, I’d like to submit my current situation for the job. I’m wrapped in a fuzzy blanket, wearing my new favorite chunky sweater ($25 at...