5-Minute Smoky Chipotle Salsa

5-Minute Smoky Chipotle Salsa

This homemade Smoky Chipotle Salsa takes just 5 minutes to make! And using canned tomatoes, it’s extra easy! A slight kick from jalapeño and smokiness from the chipotle peppers.  What You’ll Need for this Chipotle Salsa Recipe: Fire Roasted Diced Tomatoes – using canned tomatoes…

Fresh Pineapple Salsa

Fresh Pineapple Salsa

This pineapple salsa is one of my faves because of how EASY it is to whip up. And it uses a whole pineapple so it makes a large batch with plenty to go around! Or, if you’re like me, you’ll eat half the bowl yourself…

Vegan Pumpkin Energy Bars

Vegan Pumpkin Energy Bars

Vegan Pumpkin Energy Bars are like Pumpkin Granola Bars meets a cookie dough texture. Best of all? These pumpkin bars are made with clean ingredients and no-bake! Pumpkin puree, almond butter, oats, pumpkin seeds, chia seeds, and more just get mixed up in a food…

Easy Hummus Recipe

Easy Hummus Recipe

Take 10 minutes to make this Easy Hummus Recipe using canned chickpeas and no peeling! Puree ingredients in a food processor and serve with veggies, pita, or as a spread. Extra creamy and simple to make from scratch. Healthy hummus recipe that’ll make you want…

Easy Vanilla Maple Granola

Easy Vanilla Maple Granola

Don’t get me wrong, there are plenty of delicious granola options at the grocery store. BUT, do you know how easy it is to make homemade granola make yourself? And then you can customize with your favorites. Combine your favorite nuts, seeds, dried fruit, maybe…

Corn, Bean, & Avocado Salsa

Corn, Bean, & Avocado Salsa

We had quite the April Fools trick pulled on us here in MN, a fresh 6+ inches of snow. Happy Spring ya’ll!! Even though Winter is never ending this year, warm weather has to be coming sooner or later. And one of the things I’m…

Honey Sriracha Cauliflower Bites

Honey Sriracha Cauliflower Bites

Are you a March Madness fan? Usually, I mainly watch sports for the beer, food, and good company, but college basketball is the exception. And this year my Villanova Wildcats are still in the game and playing in the Final Four this weekend! I’ll be…

Almond Oat Energy Balls

Almond Oat Energy Balls

I’m a snacker. Are there really people out there that only eat at the designated meal times? If so, I’m not one of them. These energy balls are perfect to keep in the freezer for those moments when you’re draining and need a pick-me-up. Made…

Homemade Soft Pretzels

Homemade Soft Pretzels

Guess what day it is? PRETZEL DAY! I like pretzel day. (My fellow Office fans out there get me?). These pretzels are simple to make, no lengthy rise times. They’re great as is, or go a little crazy and have them with some cheese or…

Easy, No Knead, Overnight Focaccia

Easy, No Knead, Overnight Focaccia

Happy Wednesday! A little personal life digression… I’ve been struggling with back pain for a while now due to a torn disc (I swear sometimes that I’m 24 going on 84…) Today I finally received a steroid injection and am hoping it gives me a…

Fluffy, GIANT Challah Bread

Fluffy, GIANT Challah Bread

Mother nature has been not so politely reminding us that winter is far from over. Stuck in the house as another wave of snow rolls in was the perfect excuse to do a little baking. If baking with yeast scares you, don’t let it. As…