Chicken · dinner · soup

Chicken & Black Eyed Pea Chili

New Year's Day wouldn't be a holiday without these four things: Pork Greens Cornbread Black eyed peas Ever since I was little, my mom has been making pork & black eyed peas for the holiday. It's a tradition held by many kitchens across the country, and most importantly the south. There's something inherently nostalgic about… Continue reading Chicken & Black Eyed Pea Chili

dinner · fish · Mexican

Chili Lime Catfish & Corn Tacos

Oklahoma City is blessed to have such a diverse cuisine range in its restaurants. We have a little bit of everything here; Southern homecooking, Korean, Thai, Indian, even African food. But one of the shining stars in the food establishment engrained in our city hails from the southwest side. Once you drive south of I-40,… Continue reading Chili Lime Catfish & Corn Tacos

Chicken · dinner · Squash September

Roasted Chipotle Butternut & Chicken Bowl

Yesterday was the first meteorlogical day of fall. Yes, that is a real thing. You can ask my morning meteorologist, Marcy. It's a real thing. It's like the "first day of summer" being June 21st...which is like two months after summer really begins here in Oklahoma. Colleen's first day of fall was about 3 weeks… Continue reading Roasted Chipotle Butternut & Chicken Bowl

Chicken · dinner · soup

Harvest Chicken Lentil Chili

Remember those bizarre recipes I found in my most recent cookbook purchase? Well, they do not top this one: A peanut butter, raisin, pickle and mayonnaise sandwich?! What??? What kind of blasphemy is this? I----I just----I can't even imagine this. It sounds so incredibly disgusting. I had to drink a gallon of water just to get that… Continue reading Harvest Chicken Lentil Chili

soup · vegetable

Tuscan Roasted Cauliflower Soup

We've made it to the end of October! Granted, there are a few days left of this glorious month, but still. November and Thanksgiving---and then Christmas!---are right around the corner. Guess what other milestone we're celebrating today? Our first soup recipe of the season! There's a cool nip in the air, and I've got a few pumpkin… Continue reading Tuscan Roasted Cauliflower Soup

dinner · Meatless Monday · vegetarian

Pinto Bean Chili with Corn and Winter Squash

I know we're still two days out from September 1st, but I can't contain my excitement any longer. I've decided to give you all a sneak peek at what's to come for "Squash September". In case you've been living under a rock for the past few weeks, I'll give you a rundown on what Squash… Continue reading Pinto Bean Chili with Corn and Winter Squash