9 Ways to Use Leftover Cranberry Sauce

9 Ways to Use Leftover Cranberry Sauce

As I mentioned yesterday, this was the first Thanksgiving that I cooked myself. And it was my first time making cranberry sauce. And we have lots of cranberry sauce left over. LOTS! So much, in fact, that I’ve (desperately) started trying to think of different ways to use leftover cranberry sauce. Sure, we could just… 

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Garden Update | Hooray for Frost

Suddenly things are looking up for my wee square foot garden. I’m pretty sure it’s because we’ve had a few frosts these past two weeks and they’ve managed to kill the insects that were wreaking havoc on my plants. And even with the frosty mornings, most days this month have been in the 60s and… 

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Wild Mushroom & Potato Pizza

Recipe | Wild Mushroom & Potato Pizza on Whole Grain Naan

There’s a little song by the band Cinderella that’s called “Don’t Know What You’ve Got Till It’s Gone.” (Stop judging me for my encyclopedic knowledge of hair metal! Every rose has its thorn.) And when it comes to restaurants, my husband and I didn’t know how good we had it in Madison until we moved… 

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Weekend Ramblings | The Happiest Place on Earth

Today I went to the Le Creuset outlet in Smithfield. I’ve been slowly building my Le Creuset collection and the outlet is definitely the way to go. They always have sales and deals and coupons and whatnot. And sometimes they throw in some free stuff with your purchase. Also, the store smells like cinnamon. Cinnamon!… 

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Meatloaf and Cauliflower

What I Ate This Week | Easy meals are the best meals.

Okay, maybe easy meals aren’t the best meals. Clearly the best meals are the ones that are lit on fire right before serving. (Note to self: start making more recipes involving live flames.) But! When you’re super busy, easy meals are pretty good, so it’s been easy meals for us all week long. Here’s what… 

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Mini Vegetarian Meatloaves

Recipe | Vegetarian Meatloaf Part 2 (The Redemption)

When I first started blogging, I tried making vegetarian meatloaf by adapting a recipe for Chicago Diner’s famous (and delicious!) veggie burgers. It didn’t work out very well, but I had to post about it because it was part of a cooking challenge I was participating in. Somehow, this failed attempt at vegetarian meatloaf became… 

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