Butterscotch Banana Bread

Baked goods Breakfast Brunch Dessert Easy Fruit Kid-friendly Vegetarian

We had some overripe bananas, too ripe to eat out of hand, and Joe kept asking me to bake something with them. I was quite tempted  to throw them out because I’d had a busy few days. But I gave in and turned to Pinterest. Read more

Gnocchi with Squash and Spinach

Dairy Dinner Easy Lunch Recipes Sides Vegetables Vegetarian

I found this homey recipe from the Food Network Magazine while tooling around on Pinterest. We loved it; it definitely has that comfort food vibe. Read more

Bobby J’s Tomato, Spinach and Blue Cheese Soup

Appetizer Dairy Easy Fast Lunch Soup Vegetables

This soup was amazing on a recent rainy winter day. I find this flavor combination heavenly, but you can replace some of the blue cheese with goat cheese or cream cheese if blue is too strong for you. Brandy adds richness and depth of flavor. Read more

Peach Pie Scones With a Vanilla Glaze

Baked goods Bread Breakfast Brunch Kid-friendly Recipes

My favorite thing about summer is the produce. Yellow, sweet Rainier cherries, refreshing watermelon, farm-fresh corn and tomatoes, and peaches. Read more