Lemon Dill Tuna Salad

Lets talk about canned tuna – one of those strange foods that I love but if left to think too long about really grosses me out.  So I totally understand if you fall in the “grosses me out” category!  Perhaps this recipe will make you give it one more shot. Did you know there are different… 

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Sue’s Chicken & Broccoli Casserole

I remember every meal that Sue has brought to us vividly.  She made this amazing grilled chicken and brought it over the first night we spent in our new house.  It was complete with grilled asparagus from her garden and her amazing chocolate chip oatmeal cookies (I have to put them in the freezer so… 

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In a Pinch Thursdays: Creamy Chicken & Wild Rice Soup (Just Like Panera)

This soup reminds me of my senior year in high school.  Every Friday we were allowed to leave campus for lunch and without fail my best friends Rachel, Sarah and I would A-line it for St. Louis Bread Company (better known to all those outside of St. Louis as Panera).  Deciding what to eat was… 

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In a Pinch Thursdays: Chicken Noodle Soup w/ Rice Noodles (Gluten-Free)

It’s 30 degrees here this morning.  It’s the type of weather that makes it SO HARD to get out of bed in the morning especially when you live in an old house and it’s drafty!  Nothing sounds better than a bowl of chicken noodle soup to warm the soul.  I have had rice noodles on… 

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Kale & Orzo Minestrone

We had a cold front come through last night – we went from 80 degrees to 64.  Ahhhh…this is what I’m talkin about!  Spending time outside and not sweating is a top priority for me and this weather makes it possible.  It also makes today a perfect soup cookin day.  Girls are sleeping, music is… 

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Quinoa Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad

My friend Kristin passed this recipe on to me when we first moved to town.   I remember going to a baby shower where she served it and hands down it is the BEST chicken salad I have ever had.  I tweaked it a little for the fall – threw in cranberries for sweetness and… 

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