local ingredients recipes

Chocolate Overnight Oats

Chocolate Overnight Oats

These chocolate overnight oats are made the night before so that they’re ready as soon as you wake up. They even travel well so they make a perfect,...

Big Batch Three Bean Chili with Beef

Big Batch Three Bean Chili with Beef

This big batch three bean chili recipe is my go-to for meal prep.  It’s great for a crowd, or perfect for freezing.  High in protein and fiber, but still...

Simple Tomato Soup

Simple Tomato Soup

This simple tomato soup recipe will become your go-to for a fast and delicious meal. With fresh or canned tomatoes, this soup can be on the table in less...

Healthy Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

Healthy Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

These healthy oatmeal breakfast cookies are like delicious, healthy, oatmeal in cookie form. They don’t contain anything you wouldn’t eat for breakfast and...

Pumpkin Pudding

Pumpkin Pudding

This pumpkin pudding is sweetened with honey and so easy to make. It tastes like pumpkin pie filling in pudding form and has a paleo and dairy-free option....

Vegetarian Quesadillas – Quick and Easy!

Vegetarian Quesadillas – Quick and Easy!

These vegetarian quesadillas are super quick and easy to make. Use whatever vegetables and cheese you have on hand for a delicious, (relatively) healthy...

Baked Ziti with Sour Cream

Baked Ziti with Sour Cream

 A wonderful baked ziti with sour cream and ground beef. This delicious baked pasta recipe makes enough for a crowd (or feed your family for dinner and...

Healthy Eggnog (dairy and non-dairy options)

Healthy Eggnog (dairy and non-dairy options)

A healthy eggnog that’s cooked (meaning no raw eggs) and honey-sweetened. This eggnog can be made with dairy milk or non-dairy milk if preferred. Buying...

Hot Spiced Apple Cider

Hot Spiced Apple Cider

This hot spiced apple cider uses apple cider or apple juice for a healthy, spicy and easy drink that’s perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas. This recipe is...

40 Clove of Garlic Chicken with Potatoes

40 Clove of Garlic Chicken with Potatoes

This 40 clove of garlic chicken is a delicious meal especially served with potatoes.  Don’t let the 40 cloves of garlic scare you this is a yummy meal the...

Spaghetti Squash Alfredo

Spaghetti Squash Alfredo

This spaghetti squash alfredo is made with a lightened-up sauce that tastes just as delicious as the more traditional one! If you love alfredo, but can’t...

Orange Glazed Carrots

Orange Glazed Carrots

These orange glazed carrots are the perfect side dish. Fresh carrots are lightly glazed with orange juice, honey and a little butter to make a delicious and...