Easy Cherry Almond Quinoa Salad + Honey Ginger Dressing

Gluten-free-dairy-free-vegan-Quinoa-Salad-with-Cherries-and-Almonds-in-a-honey-ginger-dressing-From Jessica's Kitchen

Michael and Ely (the twins!) started school today (5th grade already!), Mr. teenager started high school (yikes!) last week. With all three in school now I decided to take a breather for a minute to enjoy some quiet time sitting outside, slowly sipping my americano and letting the sounds of nature consume me. I love…

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Blueberry Galette

A couple of weeks before moving day last month I bought baskets of blueberries (’tis the season!) to make a galette for Friday night dessert after an exhausting week of packing. I’m happy to finally (!) share this because I think you will love it. Every sweet blueberry bite of it. As beautiful as it…

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Strawberry Shortcakes

Most of the past four weeks have been all about our move. More and more boxes to tape up. More and more boxes to label and color code. More and more … it felt like preparing for our move would never end. And then there was the actual move July 1st. Having a few celebrations…

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Blueberry Cornmeal Cake

My husband loves a good piece of cake with his coffee for breakfast. His breakfast-of-choice for many years, pretty much every morning. That was before we married and my heckling him about eating a healthier breakfast like oatmeal or avocado on toast.  Not much fun, but I do want to keep him around a long time….

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Potato Green Bean Salad

Wait! Before you balk at this potato salad with all the green beans, I must tell you it is worth giving a try. Seriously, stick with me here I wouldn’t steer you wrong.  When I first tasted my friend Lauren’s potato salad I knew she meant serious business. Before that, I wondered why the heck…

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Banana Walnut Pancakes

Hello Weekend.   Full on carb loading and sweet cravings are back in time for the weekend. Hope you’re hungry for some pancakes I made us a bunch! They may be full of carbs and sweets, but they are also plenty full of nutrition, including fiber. No need for any guilt. These are as good…

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Easy Green Enchiladas

Most days I’m thinking of something quick, and easy but also kid-friendly for dinner. I wish I could spend hours in the kitchen creating fabulous multi-step recipes but reality hits on those school days when I’m panicking because I need to get dinner on the table in less than an hour. Today was one of…

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Shrimp ’n Slaw Sandwich + Onion Rings

Hellooooo everyone, so thrilled to be back cooking for you guys again!! That maintenance mode page was so annoying – sorry and thank you for your patience!  I can’t believe Memorial Day is just about here. I know I say this all the time, but time just goes way too fast for me! If you…

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