Texas Caviar

.his can be served as a dip, salsa or salad—and is great to take to a party.

The Best Spiced Lentil Soup

Made with fire-roasted tomatoes, coconut milk, and curry powder—this soup is rich, filling, and really delicious. 

Simple Tomato Tortellini Soup

Loaded with fresh herbs, diced tomatoes, and three-cheese tortellini — pure comfort food when you need it!

Fresh Corn Chowder

Fresh cut corn, bacon, potato, garlic, and thyme, pureed into creamy deliciousness!

Pesto Tortellini Pasta Salad

This super-easy Pesto Tortellini Pasta Salad is ready in 10 minutes – and perfect for parties, picnics or potlucks.

Creamy Broccoli & Wild Rice Soup

You all know I love a slow cooker soup in the winter, and this is one of the ones I make on repeat. It’s hearty – filled with broccoli, carrots, onion, and rice – it’s creamy, and it has both a crunch, and a kick. All the things! I make this vegetarian, which is what you…

Corn & Farro Bowls

Perfect for a summer-fall transition meal, or would make a tasty side dish!

3 Easy 10-Minute Apps

With holiday parties galore around the corner, easy and pretty apps are in order! I’m sharing three of my favorite 10-minute apps.

Big Italian Salad

This big Italian salad is part green salad, part antipasto salad—and loaded with delicious ingredients!

NC Chef Showdown & Chef’s Dessert Recipes

Next week CLT is hosting a NC Chef Showdown! I had the honor of getting to know two of the talented finalists in the showdown. Meet Miranda and Cody, and get the recipes they shared with me, here!

4 Cookout-Ready Sides

Four simple-to-prepare summer sides to perk up your cookout with freshness, color & flavor!