October 2019

Cream of Mushroom Soup with Garlic Herb Breadcrumbs.
October 17, 2019
Cream of Mushroom Soup with Garlic Herb Breadcrumbs.

Staying warm with this Cream of Mushroom Soup with Garlic Herb Breadcrumbs. Autumn mushrooms pureed with garlic, fresh herbs, balsamic vinegar, and a touch of milk to create the perfect savory and incredibly flavorful soup. Finish each bowl off with herby, garlicky, oven-toasted breadcrumbs. It’s creamy, savory, and one of the coziest bowls of soup […]

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Brown Butter Brussels Sprout and Bacon Ravioli.
October 16, 2019
Brown Butter Brussels Sprout and Bacon Ravioli.

This Brown Butter Brussels Sprout and Bacon Ravioli is THE best any night of the week dinner. Tossed in a nutty, buttery, bacon pan sauce and topped with crispy Brussels sprouts, every bite is a touch buttery, a little cheesy, and layered with delicious fall flavors. When you’re in need of an easy, 30-minute dinner, […]

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Crispy Rosemary Butter Roasted Potatoes.
October 15, 2019
Crispy Rosemary Butter Roasted Potatoes.

The most perfect Crispy Rosemary Butter Roasted Potatoes. Made simply with Yukon gold potatoes, butter, rosemary, garlic, plenty of flaky sea salt and black pepper. Each bite is perfect and so delicious. The secret? Thinly slicing the potatoes into a “Hasselback” and roasting them at high heat. The potatoes come out of the oven buttery, […]

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Healthier 30 Minute Beer Braised Chicken.
October 14, 2019
Healthier 30 Minute Beer Braised Chicken.

This Healthier 30 Minute Beer Braised Chicken is for cold fall nights when you want a hearty and warming slow-braised chicken, but you want it ready in less than an hour. All made in the instant pot (with slow cooker and stove-stop directions too), using simple, wholesome ingredients that you may already have on hand. […]

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Nine Favorite Things.
October 13, 2019
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post. Do you remember last Sunday how I shared all the pretty autumn leaves here in Colorado? Well, this past Thursday it snowed. All I have to say is that I’m cold, and sooo not ready for snow season. I absolutely hate to complain, but that’s […]

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Sleepy Hollow Cocktail.
October 12, 2019
Sleepy Hollow Cocktail.

The Sleepy Hollow Cocktail…the “spookiest” of Halloween cocktails that happens to be frighteningly delicious. This haunted brew is made with sweet pomegranate juice paired with tequila, a dash of bitters, a touch of cinnamon, rosemary-infused orange honey simple syrup and topped with sparkling water. A smoking sprig of rosemary provides the ultimate “spooky” touch. This […]

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BOO! Spooky Monster Chocolate Covered Pretzel Brownies.
October 11, 2019
BOO! Spooky Monster Chocolate Covered Pretzel Brownies.

BOO! Spooky Monster Chocolate Covered Pretzel Brownies. You don’t need to be a professional baker to make these deliciously EASY homemade Halloween treats. These brownies require nothing fancy, use ingredients found in your pantry, and are beyond delicious. Fudgy, heavy on the chocolate, layered with peanut butter “truffle” frosting, and topped with chocolate-covered pretzels. And […]

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Crockpot Parmesan White Bean Chicken Soup with Roasted Delicata Squash.
October 10, 2019
Crockpot Parmesan White Bean Chicken Soup with Roasted Delicata Squash.

My go-to Crockpot Parmesan White Bean Chicken Soup with Roasted Delicata Squash. For nights when you’re craving easy, warming, comfort food, but also want healthy! Slow cooked chicken with shallots, garlic, fresh herbs, parmesan cheese, white beans, and chicken broth all make for a tasty, creamy soup. Each bowl of steaming soup is served with […]

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Weeknight Sticky Ginger Sesame Chicken Meatballs.
October 9, 2019
Weeknight Sticky Ginger Sesame Chicken Meatballs.

30 minute Better than takeout Weeknight Sticky Sesame Ginger Chicken Meatballs. Easy homemade Asian inspired chicken meatballs with ginger and sesame, tossed in a sweet, spicy, and extra sticky soy pomegranate sauce. Serve over steamed rice topped with plenty of sesame seeds for a fun and healthy dinner any night of the week. And the […]

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Parmesan Popovers with Crispy Sage Garlic Butter.
October 8, 2019
Parmesan Popovers with Crispy Sage Garlic Butter.

Parmesan Popovers with Crispy Sage Garlic Butter…better known as the simple, 7 ingredient, melt in your mouth popovers that are roll your eyes back GOOD. These perfect parmesan popovers are light, airy, hinted with browned butter and parmesan cheese, and are SO delicious. Serve these cheesy popovers warm right out of the oven with homemade […]

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Pumpkin Cauliflower Gnocchi with Nutty Browned Butter and Whipped Ricotta.
October 7, 2019
Pumpkin Cauliflower Gnocchi with Nutty Browned Butter and Whipped Ricotta.

Keeping things cozy and delicious today with this Pumpkin Cauliflower Gnocchi with Nutty Browned Butter and Whipped Ricotta. Making gnocchi at home is easy with this recipe using mashed cauliflower, pumpkin puree, flour, parmesan and eggs. It’s light, pillowy, and tossed in a delicious nutty hazelnut and sage browned butter sauce. This gnocchi is the […]

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Nine Favorite Things.
October 6, 2019
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post. Happy first Sunday of October! Hoping you all are enjoying fall as much as I am! Up here in the mountains, we (very sadly) are on the downward side of the fall foliage peak. Our fall leaves were the absolute prettiest (see photos below). I […]

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Currently Happening on Instagram.

  • Oven roasted, cheesy prosciutto-wrapped chicken with Honeycrisp apples, roasted garlic, a little crispy sage, and browned butter...served up in a white wine and cider pan sauce. It's east and it's very good. And that pretty much says it all right there. OK plus, this is everyone favorite skillet chicken dinner of fall and if you haven't made it yet, you should make it soon. Tip? Serve with rice pilaf or go for the mashed potatoes. It will be very good either way. **
4 chicken cutlets
kosher salt and black pepper
4 teaspoons apple butter
1/2 cup crumbled blue cheese or 4 slices gouda cheese
8 thin slices prosciutto
2 small shallots, halved
4 garlic cloves, smashed
1-2 Honeycrisp apples, cut into 10-12 wedges
2 sprigs fresh rosemary + thymeSeason the chicken with salt and pepper. Spread with 1 tsp apple butter, top with cheese, wrap in 2 pieces of prosciutto. Transfer the chicken to a skillet. Add the shallots, garlic, apples, rosemary and thyme. Drizzle with olive oil Roast at 425 for 15-20 minutes.Switch the oven to broil. Broil for 1-2 minutes, until the prosciutto is crisp. WATCH CLOSELY. Remove from the oven transfer the chicken + apples to a plate.
Make the sauce: place the skillet with the shallots and garlic over medium heat. Add 2 tbs butter and 12 sage leaves. Cook until the sage is crisp. Remove the sage from the skillet. Add 1/2 cup wine and 1/2 cup cider. Bring to a boil. Boil 5 minutes. Slide the chicken and apples into the skillet, simmer 1 minute.
Serve the chicken topped with apples. Drizzle over any pan sauce. Top with fried sage. Serve with rice or mashers + crusty bread. YUMMMM.
#eatingfortheinsta #falldinners #instayum
  • Slow Roasted Mushroom Pasta with Extra Crispy Rosemary Chickpeas, and Creamy burrata...ok and some lemon too. It's GOOD + ready in under 45 minutes. Grab the recipe via the HBH cookbook Bonus Pack...which you If you’ve ordered HBH Super Simple or if you order it now, you can enter your receipt info and immediately receive the bonus pack. It’s a downloadable PDF with 13 never-before-seen recipes and entertaining tips. And yes, you can get this pasta recipe too. And also? I am going to make this stories tonight. So go get the recipe. Link in profile to download. #eeeeeats  #f52grams  #imsomartha
  • Parmesan Popovers with Crispy Sage Garlic Butter. This is a bit dramatic, but these are melt in your mouth, roll your eyes back GOOD. Light, airy (swipe to see), hinted with browned butter and parmesan cheese, and just good. And so easy to make. Just be sure to eat warm, right outta the oven. Nothing is better. Oh and these are good any time of the day just so you know. Shared the recipe last week on HBH - linked in profile. #eeeeeats #imsomartha #CLkitchen
  • GIVEAWAY (details below) Instant Pot Beer Braised Chicken. This is the dinner that is saving me right now. It’s a favorite recipe from years back. It used to take hours to make, BUT I adapted it for the @instantpotofficial and you know? It’s BETTER and EASY. This taste like slowly simmered chicken in a hearty, rich sauce, but it takes maybe 30 minutes start finish. It’s best for cold days.…and especially good with a side of rice…and homemade (honey butter) beer bread.  Grab the recipe on HBH - linked in profile.
Giveaway Details: 2 winners will win a set of 3 @instantpotofficial products, all members of the new Instant family (the Instant Pot Duo Evo Plus, the Instant Vortex Air Fryer oven, and the Instant Ace Plus Blender) To enter:  leave a comment tagging a friend (or friends) who would love to cook and bake with these products. Give away ends Wednesday (10/16)! #InstantPot, #InstantFamily, #DinnerDone #sponsored

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