warm butternut squash & white bean salad

I stumbled onto this salad earlier this fall when Zack was working out of town a lot, and I was looking for a substantial salad that I could make at the beginning of the week and eat a few times so I wasn’t trying to cook for one every night. Since I first tried it, […]

slow cooker mexican beans & potatoes

There’s nothing I love more than taking 10 minutes in the morning to prep a slow cooker meal, and coming home 9 hours later to find dinner ready & waiting! This dish is simple & comforting, but the salsa & spices keep it from being too basic or boring, and it has turned out to […]

spicy black bean soup

Easily one of my favorite homemade soups, this has been perfect for the unseasonably cold weather we’ve been getting in Florida lately. Its packed with black beans, warm spices & a few veggies to up the nutritional profile, and because it only simmers for 30 minutes is just as perfect for a weeknight as it […]