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  • A big white bowl filled with kale and quinoa salad, heirloom tomatoes, bright green asparagus, artichoke hearts, pink pickled onions, and a hard boiled egg half. Next to the bowl of salad is a small bowl of bright pink pickled onions and next to that on a small plate are sliced green jalapeños.
    Kale and Quinoa Bountiful Bowl
    anemptytextlline
    Hey baby, it's HOT outside! Talk about a sweltering summer, it was 100° here today with a "real feel" of 108°! Good th...
  • Close up of 2 halves of a vegetarian patty melt with a colorful slaw in the middle
    Veggie Burger Patty Melts
    anemptytextlline
    When I was a teenager, patty melts were my THING! After working my shift at a local restaurant I would always order my...
  • 3 halves of ultimate vegetarian club sandwich stacked on a plate.
    Ultimate Vegetarian Club Sandwich
    anemptytextlline
    In case you didn't know, road trips are sort of my family's thing. So much so in fact, that the 4 of us and our do...
  • Close up of banana cream pie with ginger cookie crumb crust. Lots of swirly whipped cream on top and cookie crumb sprinkles.
    Gluten Free Banana Cream Pie & Puddings
    anemptytextlline
    Something you may have guessed about me is that I like to sneak veggies into ALL sorts of my family's meals. What you ...

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  • A black plate sits on a white table top over a pale cream and white striped cloth napkin. The plate has an aural salad with marinated red onion rings and fresh cherry halves. There are 3 slices of grilled pork tenderloin on teh plate topped with cherry ginger chutney.
    Easy Cherry Ginger Chutney
    anemptytextlline
    For a very brief period of time, every summer, my kitchen takes on a cherrypalooza type of vibe!! My crisp...
  • 3 BBQ chicken tostadas on a metal tray. The tostadas have rainbow slaw, BBQ chicken, and diced white onion. poblano, and cilantro
    BBQ Chicken Tostadas
    anemptytextlline
    I love backyard BBQ’s. Ever since I was a little girl, my family would gather around the backyard patio  on the w...
DRINKS + COCKTAILS
  • A round metal tray piled high with pink hued ice cubes that have colorful edible flowers frozen into them. There are also blooms of edible flowers scattered across the table.
    Blooming Edible Flower Ice Cubes
    anemptytextlline
    If there ever was a season for beautiful drinks it would have to be summer! In my opinion, summer sippers are the pret...
  • A clear cocktail glass with a woven ratan cover on it is filled with apple and strawberry slices, hibiscus blossoms, and apple and berry rosé sangria. Teh glass is in front of a large clear glass pitcher filled with the same fruits and beverage.
    Apple and Berry Rosé Sangria
    anemptytextlline
    It is officially the LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL here in Atlanta and I am already planning the end of year festivities for thi...
ON THE GO
  • 3 halves of ultimate vegetarian club sandwich stacked on a plate.
    Ultimate Vegetarian Club Sandwich
    anemptytextlline
    In case you didn't know, road trips are sort of my family's thing. So much so in fact, that the 4 of us and our do...
  • Rose and Berry Smoothie
    anemptytextlline
    Forget green smoothies for a minute and lets think about blushing pink ones, laced with rose, and topped with chocolat...
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  • 4 cream colored bowls are sitting on a weathered wooden table top . The bowls are filled with a golden colored broccoli cheddar soup. The soup is garnished with bright green blanched broccoli florets. There is also a large metal stock pot with teh soup in it and yellow and white cloth napkins on the table.
    Gluten Free Broccoli Cheddar Soup
    anemptytextlline
    There is nothing that evokes autumnal cozy vibes quite like this Gluten Free Broccoli Cheddar Soup! My family loves de...
  • A handmade black bowl in the shape of an octagon. The bowl is filed with multi-colored quinoa and peanut stew with collards. The bowl is topped with chopped peanuts, cilantro, and a lime wedge. The bowl is sitting on top of a linen napkin on a weathered wooden table top. There is a small bowl of chopped cilantro on the table next to the bowl.
    Spicy Peanut Soup with Butternut and Collard Greens
    anemptytextlline
    I'm busting out the winter squash, I just can't wait any longer! Butternut squash has been popping up at the farmer's ...
  • A light brown handmade soup bowl sits on a weathered wooden table top The bowl is filled with Zuppa Toscana soup, which is a creamy soup made from potatoes, sausage, and kale. There is an antique silver spoon in the bowl. The corner of a rustic chopping board is in the bottom left corner of the image.
    Zuppa Toscana Soup
    anemptytextlline
    The weather shifted last week and for a brief couple of days it started to feel like the first little twinges of fall ...
  • Italian soup with beans, pasta, and kale
    Pasta e Fagioli Soup
    anemptytextlline
    This post is sponsored by Zoup! and we received compensation and product in exchange for it. Opinions are always our o...

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Life can get pretty complicated, especially around dinner time. Whether you’ve got picky eaters, or bonafide allergy concerns, we’ve got some inspiration that’ll get you excited to bring all of those wants, needs and like-to-have’s around your family table.

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