pasta · Salad · vegetarian

Tortellini and Roasted Veggie Salad

I swear, it's like the Big Bang when summer arrives in Oklahoma. There's no gradual increase in temperatures. No lingering Spring coolness. No---it's just WHAM! One day you wake up and the temperatures are hovering in the high 90's and the sun sticks around for far too long. While I'm languishing in the eternal sunshine… Continue reading Tortellini and Roasted Veggie Salad

baking · dinner · pork

Smoky Pork, Potato & Apple Bake

Have you ever visited a farm before? I'm talking a real, live farm----like Old MacDonald's---complete with cows, chickens, gardens and barn cats. That kind of farm. I got to visit one for the first time this past week: Providence Farms. The old farmhouse was cute and the ducklings and chicks were even cuter. The family that owns the… Continue reading Smoky Pork, Potato & Apple Bake

Casserole · Chicken · dinner

Chicken Chile Relleno Casserole

We've made a wedding website, y'all! We also just finished up our registry yesterday... This whole thing is really starting to get official! We're only 167 days out from the big day. I've still got a ton of planning left to do, including the most important part of our wedding day: what food will be served. We've… Continue reading Chicken Chile Relleno Casserole

Casserole · dinner · turkey

Fiesta Turkey & Rice Bake

I'm all about ease when it comes to cooking. Whether it's using as little ingredients as possible, or cooking with only one pan, or using handy appliances-----I love easy recipes. That's probably why you see so many casseroles and one-pot dinners on my blog! I feel like this generation of home cooks thinks the same way as… Continue reading Fiesta Turkey & Rice Bake