sweet potatoes

Loaded Scalloped Sweet Potato Casserole

April 9, 2014
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Bacon. Cream. Cheese (lots), Sweet Potatoes. All baked up on a BIG casserole. Ready for you when you are ready for it. Don’t dream about it. Go ahead & bake a Loaded Scalloped Sweet Potato Casserole. Now.

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Thanksgiving Leftovers Nachos

November 27, 2013
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Did you know how much you need Thanksgiving Leftovers Nachos in your life? If you didn’t know you will certainly figure it out on Friday. As we all know (but we keep it to ourselves) sometimes the leftovers are the best part of Thanksgiving!

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Orzo with Wild Pheasant, Sweet Potato & Mushrooms

April 3, 2013
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The winter and spring are duking it out daily here in Telluride, CO. Each day surprises. One day bulbs start poking through thawing soil and the next day snow storms & gusty winds push through. On warmer days  Cowgirl Coolers are blended with ice. On bone chiller days, homemade comfort food like Orzo with Wild […]

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Giddyup Pasta LunchBox

March 15, 2013
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Well boy howdy ~ it’s been quite some time since I posted a Project LunchBox recipe. I came up with this Giddyup Pasta for all your big & little cowboys ‘n cowgirls. This is as perfect for kiddos as it is for a grown up ranch style lunch. It’s fun to bring out your inner […]

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Prosciutto Cheddar Cauliflower Gratin

February 18, 2013
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Here is a recipe that is super quick ‘n easy. A rustic comfort food dish that has lots of great for ya cauliflower topped with cheddar cheese and salty Prosciutto. Enjoy as a side dish, main course or make a salad like I do…

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Rustic Roasted Beet & Sweet Potato Salad

February 15, 2013
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Is everyone ready for the long weekend? Time off to enjoy family, friends and in my case lots of skiing & eating… This Rustic Roasted Beets & Sweet Potato Salad is simple to prepare and well worth spending just a little bit of time in the kitchen.

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Thanksgiving in a Jar!

November 23, 2012
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Hopefully you guys survived Thanksgiving with grins, giggles, memories and lots of leftovers! Sometimes I enjoy post celebration feasts even more than the big day. Thanksgiving in a jar is simple to prepare.  All you really need to do is make a Big Batch of quinoa. If you all ready have my Quinoa Stuffing prepared […]

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Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

November 2, 2012
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Yay! We all made it through Halloween…are you ready to start thinking about Thanksgiving? I sure hope so because I have been recipe testing lots of great new recipes that I can’t wait to share with you. Raise your hand if you love stuffing. OK. Great! How about a new twist on this classic holiday […]

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Thanksgiving! Delicious Whole Food Recipes to Inspire

October 27, 2012
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Around here we celebrate whole foods no matter what the season. For the holidays I love to prepare seasonal ingredients with that special holiday twist. This post will hopefully inspire you to start creating your Thanksgiving menus. It is never too early to get inspired! Perhaps you can test some this weekend…

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Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip Jar Cakes

March 18, 2012
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We had a burst of cool air this week in Southern California. I went from craving citrus, berries and dreamy chocolate milkshakes to seeking shelter in warm comforting foods. I developed this recipe back in the fall and have been baking it up often to satisfy cravings for cake, chocolate and my favorite ~ sweet […]

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Recipes for Thanksgiving Leftovers & Gratitude

November 25, 2011
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We were all anticipating the BIG day of feasting. How did it go? Who sat at your Thanksgiving table this year? Were you home or did you travel far away or perhaps to a nearby restaurant? No matter what you did I hope it was glorious! Whether you enjoyed a vegan, gluten free or carnivorous […]

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Happy & Healthy Thanksgiving Super Foods Recipes

November 22, 2011
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You guys pop over here to create healthy, delicious, whole food recipes. Simple recipes with bold flavors and great for you ingredients. Here is a list of  Thanksgiving recipes for your holiday table. If you are anything like me then you are still shopping and won’t be doing much cooking until the day before and day […]

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FoodBuzz Festival & Semi-Finalist in the Alexia French Fries Contest: Time to VOTE!

November 5, 2011
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*Hi* everyone! Greetings from lovely San Francisco! I am having a blast here at the FoodBuzz Festival and guess what? I am here as one of the finalists for the Reinvent a Classic french fries competition. My Thai Spiced Baked French Fries could become the next Alexia Foods french fry flavor…with your help. Please take a moment to cast some […]

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Cowgirl Elk Chili with Roasted Sweet Potatoes

September 9, 2011
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In my dreams I am a cowgirl. I ride the mountain range, heat food over an open flame and breath in the fresh air…. If you are not a meat eater then you might want to tune me out for a minute. You could also sub out the elk with any ground meat or poultry […]

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Baby Peas and Cheese Frittata

August 31, 2011
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There has been lots of behind the scenes planning and finally the day is here. A BIG surprise shower for Maria and Josh from Two Peas and Their Pod! Today is your virtual shower for baby pea!! A group of your blogger pals have gotten together to shower you with virtual love and to celebrate […]

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